Business Manager


Murray Art Museum Albury (MAMA) is a progressive art museum that enriches the cultural life of the Albury region and ranks among the leading art museums and galleries in Australia. MAMA’s mission is to engage the power of art and artists to inspire, challenge, and strengthen our community through transformative experiences in art and culture.

The new role of Business Manager will form a key part of the museum’s leadership team. Working under the leadership of the MAMA Director, the Business Manager is responsible for designing and delivering business solutions, commercial operations and overseeing museum operations. The position plays an important role in helping MAMA realise its Mission, Vision and Strategic plan. This position is specifically related to ensuring the adequate provision of resources across the museum.

KEY RESPONSIBILITIES

-Coordinate and develop commercial partnerships and actively identify and evaluate alternative revenue generation and cost minimisation models in support of MAMA’s strategic objectives.
-Oversee financial management including the development of operational and capital budgets, and grant funding.
-Coordinate business reporting requirements and manage business and risk systems across MAMA including, facility management activities.
-Establish and foster strong and productive networks and working relationships with internal and external parties.
-Promote a cohesive and inclusive working environment through effective supervision of staff, including performance management, training and development, and workflow coordination.
-Maintain an up-to-date and holistic understanding of MAMA’s objectives through proactive engagement of the Museum activities and programs.
-Represent MAMA at events, in the community, and in the arts sector as a key member of the leadership team and establish and foster strong and productive networks and working relationships.
-Make business operations recommendations based on emerging business and operations trends and best practices within the arts sector.

Based on a 35 hour week, working Monday to Friday with actual days and times to be negotiated with the supervisor, with an RDO in accordance with AlburyCity’s RDO guidelines. The position is based onsite at Murray Art Museum Albury, at 546 Dean Street Albury.

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