Digital Content Officer

Department of Parliamentary Services
Closing Date
Thu, 12th August 2021
Position Type
Full Time

The Department of Parliamentary Services (DPS) is recruiting for a PSL 4 Digital Content Officer within the Art Collection section.

The Art Collections within Parliament House are nationally significant collections consisting of more than 6,500 works spanning all genres of Australian art. The collections were created to be an essential element of the building’s architectural fabric reflecting the unique qualities of Australia. They include:

Historic Memorials Collection
Architectural Commissions
Gifts Collection
Rotational Collection of contemporary and Indigenous artworks

The Art Collections Section is responsible for the custody, care, development, and promotion of the Parliament House Art Collections.

This role will assist with the delivery of a range of digital projects and new interpretive content published and delivered across multiple platforms to deepen and grow audience engagement with the APH art collections.
Our ideal candidate will:

  • have effective communication skills and demonstrated experience in the delivery of online exhibitions and associated digital engagement projects within a cultural institution or similar organisation, including experience in the management of copyright for online publication.  
  • have demonstrated experience in web publishing and developing online content in a gallery, museum or similar organisation, as well as tertiary qualifications in in Visual Arts, Museum and Heritage Studies, Australian history, Political science and research, or a similar field.

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