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Are you looking for an exciting opportunity to work directly with the CEO of Western Australia’s premiere cultural organisation? Do you enjoy liaising with senior officials from the public, private, voluntary sectors, and members of the public? This could be the job for you!

The Western Australian Museum is a vibrant centre of inspiration, learning and enjoyment for everyone. It preserves, documents and shares collections relating to the State’s natural and cultural heritage. It collaborates with people across Western Australia to share the stories and voices of diverse communities. It works alongside national and international organisations, contributing to global research, promoting life-long learning, and developing and hosting world-class exhibitions.

The WA Museum is an equal opportunity employer and is committed to creating an equitable and diverse working environment and providing opportunities for Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, people with disabilities, people from culturally diverse backgrounds, and young people. The Museum values the importance of a work environment that is representative of the wider community and which supports a variety of perspectives.


We currently have one full-time, fixed-term vacancy for a period of 12 months available for immediate filling. If further funding is obtained an extension and/or permanency may be offered. There will also be a pool for 12 months for similar opportunities across the organisation.

The WA Museum is committed to growing our Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander workforce. As a measure to achieve equality, Section 51 of the Equal Opportunity Act 1984 applies to this position. Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islanders are encouraged to apply.

A current (within 6 months) National Police Clearance Certificate will be required prior to commencement of employment, as per the Department’s Police Record Screening Policy.

Job Description

The position of Executive Officer within the Office of the CEO is a critical role in the organisation, responsible for providing confidential executive and administrative support to the Chief Executive Officer of the Western Australian Museum. The successful applicant will be resourceful, self-motivated and have excellent time management and organisational skills.

For more information or to apply visit: JobsWA.