Interpretation & Content Development Coordinator

Museum of Australian Democracy at Old Parliament House
Closing Date
Thu, 05th August 2021
Position Type
Full Time
$79,444 - $91,470 + 15.4% superannuation

The Interpretation & Content Development Coordinator will work closely with the EL1 Manager Interpretation & Content Development and the APS4 Interpretation & Content Development Officer in three areas: heritage interpretation, collection development and management, and the development of MoAD’s Digital Asset Management System (DAMS).

The key duties of the position include: 

  • Scope, develop and deliver onsite, online and outreach interpretive products and programs including content development and sourcing materials for research and display.
  • Undertake content research for a range of internal and external stakeholders.
  • Contribute to the development of the museum collection through the assessment of donations / purchases, the completion of acquisition proposals and participation in Pre-Acquisitions and Acquisitions Committee meetings as required. 
  • Contribute to the development and management of the Interpretation & Content Development and Learning teams' sub-collection (props), including the acquisition and accessioning of objects and managing the maintenance and storage of the collection. 
  • Contribute to the population of the DAMS, working particularly on legacy and archival content. 
  • Assist the team with administration, including work and project planning, budgeting and financial reporting, and supervision of staff.
  • Maintain the interpreted spaces in the museum through regular curatorial inspections. 


To be eligible for employment at MoAD, you must:

  • Be an Australian Citizen; and 
  • Be able to obtain and/or maintain a government security clearance at the baseline level (after commencement). 

Position contact: Kate Armstrong on 02 6270 8112

Recruitment contact: Lara Radford on 02 6270 8297

Please send all applications to and include a coversheet, which can be found on the MoAD Employment page

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