Collection Management Officer

Australian War Memorial
Closing Date
Sun, 28th February 2021
Position Type
Full Time
$57,256- $62,131

Under general direction, the Collection Management Officer is involved in the storage, movement, rehousing, physical installation / demount and audit of the National Collection.  The work involves: the identification and physical movement of objects and artworks including the Memorial’s Large Technology Object collection; recording collection movements and amending data on the Memorial’s Collection Management System; coordinating weekly collection management tasks; performing gallery changeovers and providing showcase and collection access; leading aspects of exhibition installations and displays and contributing to the development and implementation of related policies and procedures.

This position may entail working with potentially distressing and culturally sensitive material.

Non-Ongoing originally until 31 December 2022 with the potential for extension and to become Ongoing.

The Memorial is committed to workplace diversity and maintains an environment that values the contribution of people from different backgrounds, experiences, and perspectives. The Memorial welcomes applications from Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, veterans, mature age people, people from diverse backgrounds and people with a disability. To be eligible for ongoing or non-ongoing employment, Australian Citizenship is required.

To Apply

TO APPLY,  please visit:  

Applications should be submitted in WORD (.doc or .docx) or .PDF by Midnight (AEST) on 28 February 2021.

If you experience any problems with the application system please contact the Recruitment Team on 02 6243 4234 or email


For further information on the position, please call the Contact Officer: Kassandra O’Connell, 6243 4340.

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