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Quoting Ref No: EOI / MM

The National Gallery of Victoria is seeking expressions of interest from web and mobile application developers to work on upcoming web and mobile development projects on a freelance basis. Web projects include front and backend WordPress development, native IOS/Android mobile applications, mobile web-app development (in particular in AngularJS/Ionic), API development, Indoor geo-location and mapping, and e-commerce and e-news application development.

Developers should have strong experience in a range of web and application development platforms, frameworks and programming languages, or specialised experience in one of more areas of web and mobile application development such as:

  • Front and back end WordPress development.
  • Web development, utilising modern HTML/CSS, PHP, Javascript and jQuery.
  • Mobile web-application development, in particular utilising AngularJS and Ionic.
  • RedHat/Linux, LAMP stacks, Apache, SQL/MYSQL, network diagnostics and analytics
  • Native IOS/Android mobile application development.
  • API development, PHP programming, Elasticsearch, and Agile development methodologies
  • Development and management of CRM applications
  • Integration of social media via web APIs.

Developers will be required to regularly work onsite at the Gallery throughout the development of projects.

PLEASE NOTE: It is on the basis of these submissions that NGV will contact selected parties to quote on supply of services as described by briefs specific to each project.


Preference will be given to early submissions of interest. To submit an expression of interest, please submit your details including a summary of your development experience and links to online examples and portfolio to: or forward your application to Job Applications, Human Resources, National Gallery of Victoria, PO Box 7259, Melbourne VIC 3004 by 5pm on April 1, 2017.


VPS 3.1: $63,629 gross per annum + 9.5% superannuation
Full Time, Fixed Term for 3 Years
Closing date for applications: 5pm on 03 April, 2017

The National Gallery of Victoria (NGV) is seeking a Curatorial Project Officer, Contemporary Art who will be responsible for the provision of a range of administrative duties under the direct supervision of the Curators of Contemporary Art.

You will provide high quality administrative support for the department including project schedules, travel planning, departmental calendars, preparing paperwork and correspondence and respond to general enquiries related to the collection, exhibitions and departmental activities.  Other key responsibilities include:

  • Collating and producing content for publication, online and marketing material related to the collection, exhibitions and public programs.
  • Ensuring the maintenance and collation of verbal, written and statistical records and assisting with reports and proposals.
  • Drafting acquisition reports and curatorial gift applications and administering the department acquisition process.

To be successful you will have specialist knowledge of Australian and International contemporary art supplemented with a Fine Art, Curatorial or relevant tertiary qualification coupled with previous experience in administering or assisting with exhibitions, public programs or collections and a sound knowledge of the creative industries is desirable. You are adaptable, open to new ideas, accept changed priorities without undue discomfort and recognise the merits of different options and act accordingly.

You can prepare briefs, letters, emails and reports using clear, concise and grammatically correct language, ensuring written communications contain necessary information to achieve their purpose. You also confidently convey ideas and information in a clear and interesting way. You cooperate and work well with others in the pursuit of team goals, collaborating and sharing information and showing consideration, concern and respect for others’ feelings and ideas.

For more details refer to the role statement attached.


To apply for this role, please send a covering letter, a separate statement addressing each of the key selection criteria as they relate to the job accountabilities and resume to or forward your application to Job Applications, Human Resources, National Gallery of Victoria, PO Box 7259, Melbourne VIC 3004 by 5pm on April 3, 2017.

Download the role statement in Adobe Acrobat format

The National Gallery of Victoria is an Equal Opportunity Employer who values diversity in the workplace. As such, the National Gallery of Victoria encourages applications from people with diverse cultural backgrounds and it is our policy to consider reasonable adjustments for qualified applicants with disabilities.

To submit an application, please send:

  • covering letter
  • statement addressing the key selection criteria in the role statement
  • your curriculum vitae (CV)


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Human Resources Manager
National Gallery of Victoria
PO Box 7259
Melbourne VIC 3004