Curator and Exhibition Coordinator

Orange Regional Gallery
NSW - Regional
Closing Date
Sun, 23rd June 2019
Position Type
Full Time
Salary
$71,744 - $78,200
Location
NSW - Regional
Status
Open

Grade: 9
Weekly Hours: 35
Weekly Salary: $1379.69 - $1503.86
(plus allowances and superannuation)
RDO Available: Every 4 weeks

Are you a passionate and experienced Curator/Exhibition Coordinator seeking a rewarding and challenging role in a vibrant regional Gallery? An exciting opportunity exists to join Orange Regional Gallery at the beginning of a new chapter – which includes the construction of new exhibition and conservation spaces. You’ll work closely with the Director and Gallery team on the realisation of modern and contemporary exhibitions in partnership with artists, lenders and institutions.

About Orange City Council

Orange City Council is committed to making a positive contribution to both our region and our local community. With around 500 employees, we take pride in being both for and part of the Orange community. Our aim - to make Orange a better place to live today and tomorrow.

Job/Responsibilities

This role will be responsible for:
Managing the Gallery’s exhibition program and curating specific exhibitions.
You will also work closely with the Director and the Gallery team on the realisation of modern and contemporary exhibitions and projects in partnership with artists, lenders and institutions.
This role will also include supervising installation teams at the Gallery and associated sites.
So who are we looking for?

We are looking for candidates who:

Have demonstrated leadership and supervisory skills
Have project-managed different exhibitions simultaneously to a high standard
Demonstrate high levels of both verbal and written communication skills
Are proficient in a variety of software packages including Microsoft Office, Adobe Creative Suite is also desirable

So what do you need?

Experience in a similar role including experience in exhibition development, from concept through to realisation.
Degree in Art History, Theory or Practice or other relevant qualification.
Experience with managing small budgets
Current Class C Driver’s Licence
Ability to achieve satisfactory Criminal Record Check
This role may involve work on weekends and after regular business hours.

To apply, please follow the links to the Council Website or find the website at https://orangecitycouncil.elmotalent.com.au/careers/external/job/view/46. A cover letter is not required, however, there are screening questions that must be answered to apply for the position. You can also save and return to your job application at any time prior to the closing date.

If you have any queries relating to this role, please contact Brad Hammond on (02) 6393 8161.

Applications close 23 June 2019

Please note: Where additional candidates are found suitable from this round of recruitment a talent list or pool may be created for filling any similar permanent or temporary roles that may become vacant over the next twelve months.

Contact

If you have any queries relating to this role, please contact Brad Hammond on (02) 6393 8161 or email recruitment@orange.nsw.gov.au

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