Work within a friendly team environment. Based at Museums Victoria’s award winning venue, Melbourne Museum. Close to public transport.

Museums Victoria is seeking a Research Assistant to provide recommendations gained from the application of specialist audience research & evaluation skills and knowledge in order to achieve Museums Victoria’s strategic directions.


Museums Victoria cares for the State scientific and cultural collections, providing visitor access, activities and events at five distinct venues: Melbourne Museum, Immigration Museum, Scienceworks, IMAX Cinema and world heritage listed Royal Exhibition Building.

To learn more about Museums Victoria, please visit


The position is accountable for conducting high quality audience research and evaluation projects, producing actionable outcomes and effectively communicating them to the organisation.

Key Selection Criteria:

  1. Demonstrated understanding of and experience in the use of both qualitative and quantitative research methodologies
  2. Demonstrated high level analytical and interpretative skills that produce actionable research outcomes
  3. Recognised ability to use digital packages for online surveying, statistical analysis and data visualisation
  4. High level presentation skills and extensive experience in presenting study outcomes
  5. Demonstrated ability to work as part of a team to establish good relations with others and network with key stakeholders (internal and external)
  6. Knowledge and understanding of current trends in cultural, leisure, tourism and related industries
  7. The successful applicant is required to undergo a National Police Records Check and Working with Children Check be assessed as suitable (new employees are required to meet this cost).


To view the position description, search ‘employment’ at For more information about this position, please contact Carolyn Meehan via email: [email protected]