Tim Fairfax Head of Digital

The National Gallery of Australia
ACT
Closing Date
Sun, 04th December 2022
Position Type
Full Time
Salary
$121,373-$138,713
Location
ACT
Status
Open

THE POSITION

The National Gallery is seeking a dynamic, strategic and inspiring leader to drive the Gallery’s digital transformation. The position oversees the high performing digital platform, digital content production, and digital asset management teams, who are responsible for the delivery of stories and experiences which connect our audiences to art and culture in diverse and impactful ways. The Digital department is part of the Learning & Digital portfolio which is responsible for amplifying the National Gallery’s reach and impact by developing and delivering ambitious programs onsite, online and on tour.

The Head of Digital is the lead strategist, user experience expert and program delivery lead for all digital platforms, responsible for developing and maintaining content and technology for the Gallery’s website and supporting platforms, and other digital technologies that allow audiences, offsite and onsite, to access information about the National Gallery’s collection and programs and deepen their experience with art. 

The position of Head of Digital also oversees 3 other functions:

§  Digital Platforms

§  Digital Media and

§  Digital Asset Management.

Possessing industry-leading experience and connections; ability to provide inspiring leadership to the Digital team, facilitate change management and deliver high-level creative and strategic direction for digital initiatives.

This position is a non-ongoing 3-year full-time role, and reports to the Tim Fairfax Assistant Director, Learning & Digital.

 

HOW TO APPLY

You should provide a tailored CV (maximum of three pages) along with a statement of no more than two pages that outlines your skills, capabilities and experience, against the ‘Our ideal candidate’ information available in the position document on our website.

In your statement response you should keep in mind the capabilities and behaviours required to be successful for this role, as identified in the ‘Who are we looking for?’ section.

Further, try not to duplicate information that can be found in your CV, but do highlight any specific examples or achievements that demonstrate your ability to perform the role.

You should forward your application to recruitment@nga.gov.au.

 

CONTACT

Further information about the position may be obtained by contacting Heather Whitely-Robertson on +61 2 6240 6670 or Heather.WhitelyRobertson@nga.gov.au.

 

CLOSING DATE

Applications close at midnight on Sunday, 4 December 2022 and should be emailed to recruitment@nga.gov.au.

Contact

Further information about the position may be obtained by contacting Heather Whitely-Robertson on +61 2 6240 6670 or Heather.WhitelyRobertson@nga.gov.au.

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