Experience and Interpretation Manager

Museums Victoria
VIC - Metro
Closing Date
Mon, 09th August 2021
Position Type
Full Time
$98,396 + 10% Super
VIC - Metro

Join an award winning team and contribute to the creative development of new landmark cultural experiences. This ongoing position is in the Exhibition Interpretation Department of Museums Victoria, with exciting career prospects to grow and develop.


Museums Victoria is a diverse and exciting place to work. Across our venues - Melbourne Museum, Royal Exhibition Building, Bunjilaka Aboriginal Cultural Centre, Immigration Museum, Scienceworks, Melbourne Planetarium and  IMAX cinemas – we present unique and exceptional experiences for more than 2 million visitors each year, who come from all over Australia and around the world to be inspired and to learn about themselves and the universe we inhabit.

To learn more about Museums Victoria, please visit http://museumsvictoria.com.au/about-us/


Australia's largest public museum organisation is seeking an Experience and Interpretation Manager to take a collaborative lead in the creative shaping, development and delivery of multi-sensory story-led experiences across Museums Victoria’s exhibition venues and sites.

Key duties of this role include:  

1.      Crafting information and assets into compelling narrative experiences.

2.      Facilitating iterative prototyping and audience co-creation within multi-disciplinary creative teams.

3.      Leading, cultivating and strengthening the work of the Experience Development team.

Please see our Role Statement for a copy of the full Key Selection Criteria and Duties.


This role is a full-time, ongoing  position. The salary on offer is $98,396 per annum (Base of grade) plus 10% superannuation.


To view the position description, visit https://museumsvictoria.com.au/careers

For more information about this position, please contact Hamish Palmer (Head, Exhibition & Interpretation) on email: hpalmer@museum.vic.gov.au

To apply, please submit the following:

  • A Cover letter that outlines your interest in this role.
  • A current CV detailing relevant experience.
  • A document that outlines your own written responses to our Key Selection Criteria.

Please note: Applications that do not include the above elements will not be considered.     

Applications Close: Monday, 9 August 2021


Hamish Palmer (Head, Exhibition & Interpretation) - Email: hpalmer@museum.vic.gov.au

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