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ABOUT MUSEUMS VICTORIA: For more than 165 years, Australians have turned to Museums Victoria to illuminate the world around them. Our venues include Melbourne Museum, Bunjilaka Aboriginal Cultural Centre, the UNESCO world-heritage listed Royal Exhibition Building, Immigration Museum, Scienceworks, Melbourne Planetarium and IMAX Melbourne. We present unique exhibitions, programs and experiences for more than 2 million visitors each year who attend our venues from across Australia and around the globe. As Australia’s largest museum organization, Museums Victoria is a major contributor to the cultural life of Victoria and a global leader of scientific research and education. To learn more about Museums Victoria, please visit


Museums Victoria, Australia’s largest public museum organisation, is seeking a strategic, motivated and highly organised Engagement Manager, Development to help drive and evolve the museum’s Development program.  We are looking for an individual who is passionate about fundraising to join the Development and Commercial team to establish a year-round supporter and stakeholder engagement strategy that builds philanthropic, government and corporate support for Museums Victoria’s priority initiatives.

The successful candidate will  enjoy strategic alliance-building and navigating complex sets of interests while working in a collaborative and consultative manner with internal and external stakeholders.  The candidate will possess excellent research skills, demonstrate outstanding interpersonal skills and understand the nuanced communication required to establish effective donor relationships.

Working with Museums Victoria Development team, core functions of this position include:  

Relevant skills and attributes:

Please see our Role Statement for a copy of the full Key Selection Criteria and Duties.


Reporting to the Head of Development, this is an exceptional opportunity for a committed individual to apply their skills and gain experience in supporting the Development team.

For more information or to apply visit: JobsVic.