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About the Australian Museum
The Australian Museum operates within the NSW Department of Justice. The Museum provides access, engagement and scientific research to increase our understanding of natural history and culture, particularly of the Australasian region. The Australian Museum is the first museum in Australia; founded in 1827 its mission is to inspire exploration, understanding and care for our world. The Australian Museum is at an exciting time in its evolution with significant plans for the future expansion of the Museum.

About the role
The Development Coordinator supports the Development Manager to secure and grow financial support for the Museum from private sources including individual donors, Trusts & Foundations and bequests. The role supports donor events, communications and fundraising campaigns. This role also ensures up to date and accurate donor and prospect records. The role supports the Museum’s relationship with the Trustees of the Australian Museum Foundation (AMF) and Lizard Island Reef Research Foundation (LIRRF).

Essential Requirements
As the successful candidate, you will demonstrate:

For more information please download the documents Role Description and Applying for a role in the NSW Public Service.

Applicants must submit:

1. A one to two page covering letter which addresses the above essential requirements and a response to the following two questions:

2. Resume

To apply:

Please submit your attachments as PDF files. Only applications submitted through Jobs NSW will be considered.

The Australian Museum welcomes applications from Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, people from diverse cultural backgrounds and people with disability. Please indicate if you have any accessibility requirements in your application or speak with the contact person should you be called for an interview. We provide reasonable adjustment for people with a disability during the recruitment process and on employment.