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GRAPHIC DESIGNER

VPS 3.1: $64,583 gross per annum + 9.5% superannuation
Full Time, Fixed Term for 2 years
Closing date for applications: 5pm on 28 July, 2017

The National Gallery of Victoria (NGV) is seeking a Graphic Designer who will be responsible for design and production of projects including marketing collateral, small to medium scale publications, brand material, members, education and program collateral.

ABOUT THE POSITION:
You will confidently convey conceptual ideas and design layouts in a clear and interesting way for a range of design outputs including marketing campaigns, publications, sponsorship proposals, kids’ activities, program collateral and merchandise. Other key responsibilities include:

  • Producing and managing high quality design projects including; the preparation of specifications, documentation, arranging quotes and procurement of approved services, preparing time and cost estimates to inform a precise process of delivery.
  • Collaborating with internal departments, external designers and editors, on the design and production of a range of projects including the member’s Gallery Magazine.
  • Maintaining the integrity of the NGV brand for all marketing material outputs including the development of templates and style guides.
  • Assisting with the general workflow in the studio including the roll out of exhibition campaigns and collateral developed by designers in the team.

To be successful you will have a degree in Graphic Design coupled with demonstrated industry experience. You can produce project plans where objectives are clearly defined and action steps for achieving them are clearly specified, ensuring project objectives are met by anticipating and managing potential and emerging issues. You also possess the ability to generate new ideas, drawing on a range of information sources to identify new ways of doing things, actively influencing and promoting ideas and translating creative ideas into workplace improvements.

For more details refer to the role statement attached.

HOW TO APPLY

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, resume and a .PDF portfolio to jobapplications@ngv.vic.gov.au or forward your application to Job Applications, Human Resources, National Gallery of Victoria, PO Box 7259, Melbourne VIC 3004 by 5pm on July 28, 2017.

Download the role statement in Adobe Acrobat format

DESIGN PROJECT MANAGER

VPS 5.1 $92,253 gross per annum + 9.5% superannuation
Full Time, Fixed Term for 3 Years
Closing date for applications: 5pm on 10 August, 2017

The National Gallery of Victoria (NGV) is seeking a Design Project Manager who will manage and coordinate design department project operations.  You will manage the phases of design through to construction for temporary exhibitions and key infrastructure projects and assist in forward planning and forecasting for future projects.

ABOUT THE POSITION:
You will project manage and coordinate the key design phases and production aspects of temporary exhibitions and infrastructure projects. This includes providing high-level authoritative advice and support to the Exhibition Design and project teams on all production related matters. Other key responsibilities include:

  • Managing the Workshop and Construction team by aligning them with the organisational values and goals through effective people management and modelling.
  • Overseeing the planning and delivery of temporary exhibitions and infrastructure projects including defining operational objectives, preparing coordinated schedules and financial planning including seeking quotations and instigating procurement for approved services.
  • Supervising, liaising and negotiating with external contractors, consultants, exhibiting artists, designers and key departments to ensure all requirements are met for exhibitions.
  • Interpreting and advising on architectural and design drawings and specifications including providing expert advice to exhibition design and project teams on cost and time saving measures, construction methodology, material selection, OH&S and all relevant building codes.

To be successful you will have a relevant tertiary qualification in Architecture, Interior Design, Project Management or related field coupled with a minimum 3 years’ industry experience in project management or similar role. You can consult and liaise with and influence key stakeholders, producing detailed project plans where objectives are clearly defined and action steps for achieving them are clearly specified. You have the ability to develop and manage complex budgets; use fair, transparent and competitive purchasing processes and actively monitor expenditure against budget projections and plan for and manage risks.

For more details refer to the role statement attached.

HOW TO APPLY

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 jobapplications@ngv.vic.gov.au or forward your application to Job Applications, Human Resources, National Gallery of Victoria, PO Box 7259, Melbourne VIC 3004 by 5pm on August 10, 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)

E-mail
jobapplications@ngv.vic.gov.au

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