Manager - Australian Space Discovery Centre

Australian Space Agency
SA - Metro
Closing Date
Thu, 26th November 2020
Position Type
Full Time
$105,664 - $112,214 pa
SA - Metro

The position
In late March 2021, the Australian Space Discovery Centre (ASDC) will open on the ground floor of the McEwin Building in Lot Fourteen, Adelaide. The ASDC will be a space discovery centre where the Australian community, students and visitors will have a unique opportunity to engage with the latest innovations in space technologies and expand their understanding of Australia’s role in national and global space activities and missions. It will also provide information and indicative career pathways in the space industry. 

The Australian Space Agency has an exciting opportunity for an experienced manager to lead the ASDC. You will work collaboratively as part of the Agency’s Leadership Team. You will demonstrate excellent communication skills and contribute to a productive workplace in a complex and challenging environment with competing demands. You will demonstrate your ability to forward think and effectively lead your team. You will be able to represent the Agency at the highest levels. 

This role is based in Adelaide central business district. The position will be a non-ongoing position for 18 months with an extension option of 2 years.

How to apply (Previous applicants need not re-apply)
If you are interested in this role please provide a CV and an expression of interest aligning your responses with the attached job description, your combined response will be no longer than 700 words and should include;

An explanation of how your skills, knowledge and experience will be relevant to this role.

Tell us about three (3) professional achievements that you are proud of.

Applications should be emailed to with the subject line ‘Manager - Australian Space Discovery Centre’.

Be Closing date
Applications close at midnight on Thursday 26th November 2020. 


For more information regarding this opportunity, please contact Craig Whelan on or via 0400557675

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