Communications Officer

Communications Officer
Communications Department
NGA Level 4/5
Position No. 2321
$63,557 – $75,256 pa
Ongoing Vacancy

The position
The National Gallery of Australia has an exciting opportunity for an experienced Communications Officer to join a small, dynamic and creative team at Australia’s leading visual arts institution. You will join the Communications team and will also work closely with the Marketing and Development sections in delivering media and marketing events for the Gallery.

To be successful in this role you will have previous experience working on communications strategies including media briefings and releases, internal communications, event management and online content development. You will have excellent communication and interpersonal skills and be highly organised and experienced in undertaking a range of administrative support duties.

You will work closely with the Head of Communications and the Communications Manager to implement a range of communications strategies that actively promote the Gallery’s exhibitions, public programs, events and travelling exhibitions.

This is a full-time ongoing employment opportunity available within the Communications Department, which reports to the Director.

How to apply
If you are interested in this role you must submit a current resume/CV, the NGA Personal Particulars form and a brief statement of claims addressing the selection criteria (1–2 page pitch), which details your skills, experience and qualifications which are relevant to this position. Please note that the selection criteria do not need to be addressed individually. The job description and selection documentation are available on the NGA website –

Further information about the position may be obtained by contacting Sandra O’Malley on (02) 6240 6241 or The Recruitment Officer may also be contacted on (02) 6240 6447.

Closing date
Applications close at midnight on Sunday, 20 October 2019 and should be emailed to

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