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New year and new opportunity. Want to join the Australian Museum team?

The Australian Museum, inspiring exploration, understanding and care for our world. Founded in 1827, the Museum is at an exciting time in its evolution under the leadership of new Director Kim McKay, with transformational development works underway due for completion mid-2015 and significant plans for future expansion.

We’re looking for a motivated and customer service driven Events & Venues Officer to promote the Australian Museum venues, and to be part of the dynamic and dedicated Development, Communications & Marketing Team.

About the role

Reporting to the Manager, Australian Museum Eureka Prizes, the Events & Venues Officer develops new business and promotes the Australian Museum venues. The role manages external and internal events held in the Museum including coordinating catering, AV and suppliers and ensures a consistent high standard. The role provides outstanding customer service and efficient administration to venue hirers. The role also negotiates contracts and supervises film and commercial shoots held onsite at the Museum.

About the Australian Museum

The Australian Museum is a State Government agency, which operates within the NSW Department of Trade and Investment. The Museum provides access, engagement and scientific research to increase our understanding of natural history and culture, particularly of the Australasian region. The Museum holds 18.5 million objects of biological, geological and cultural collections and develops programs, exhibitions and activities onsite, online and offsite.

Essential Requirements

As the successful candidate, you will demonstrate

Applicants must submit: 

  1. A one-two page cover letter which addresses the above essential requirements
  2. Resume.

How to apply: Please apply by going to the advertisement on the Jobs NSW website and clicking “Apply Online”. Only applications submitted through Jobs NSW will be considered.

Enquiries: Kristin Anderson, 02 9320 6230 or [email protected]

Closing date: Sunday 8 February 2015