Manager, Bendigo Creative Industries Hub

Ground breaking opportunity to manage ACMI’s new Creative Industries Hub in Bendigo
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Department: Australian Centre for the Moving Image
Work Type: Fixed term - full time
Job Function: Arts and Sports
Classification: See Advertisement
Work Location: North West - Bendigo
Reference: VG/19-19
Closing Date: 24-Jul-2019
Salary Range: See Advertisement
Job Duration: To October 2021
Attachments: FINAL Role Description Manager Bendigo Creative Industries Hub .docx (Word, 77KB)
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Contact: Sophie Lieberman

Position Details

Situated at the very heart of Melbourne in Federation Square, ACMI explores the rapid evolution and astonishing creativity of the moving image with a vibrant, multilayered program of exhibitions, screenings, installations and commissions, festivals, and public, industry & education programs. ACMI is the most successful museum of its kind in the world.  It plays a vital part in establishing Melbourne as a global cultural destination. In 2017/18, ACMI attracted 1.55 million visitors to its Federation Square site, and 454,200 visitors to its national and international exhibition touring program.

As we rapidly evolve towards a knowledge economy, ACMI presents its stories and objects in unique ways, spanning the conventions of traditional museums and reflecting the innovation and evolution of the moving image in our fast-moving world. We are embarking on a visionary $40m redevelopment that will transform the institution, overhauling our permanent exhibition, dramatically improving the visitor experience, integrating cutting-edge technology and expanding our education programs. ACMI's Fed Square site is planned for re-launch in mid-2020.

We have an exciting opportunity to work with ACMI to deliver the new co-working space and business development program for creative industries in Bendigo – The Bendigo Creative Industries Hub, an initiative of Creative Victoria. 

In this role you will demonstrate excellence in building support for and managing partnership projects, as well as developing and delivering innovative creative and business programs and the establishment of a co-working community that meets the needs of local creative industries.

To be successful, you will be a strong networker and communicator with experience in managing stakeholders and developing partnerships and programs. You will have a solid understanding of Bendigo's creative industries ecosystem and have a passion for building capacity for creators, maker and businesses. You will need to be a self-starter with strong project and venue management skills, have a demonstrated understanding of trends in programming for business development and be able to work collaboratively with a range of stakeholders. Regular travel between Bendigo and Melbourne will be a requirement of the position.

This fantastic Grade 5 role has a commencing salary of $98,396 plus super.

To apply, follow the online application process. Applications should provide a 500-word response and a brief resume, demonstrating their ability to meet the requirements of the role outlined within the position description.

Applications close: Wednesday 24th July 2019 at 11:59 pm

Please note interviews will be held week commencing 5th August 2019

For further information on this role, please refer to the position description listed on the employment section of our website

ACMI is a child safe workplace and actively promotes the safety, wellbeing and inclusion of all children from all backgrounds.  ACMI is an equal opportunity employer, committed to building an inclusive workplace that supports diverse thinking and innovation. ACMI encourages applications from First Nations People, people of culturally diverse backgrounds, people with disabilities, and people from the LGBTIQA+ community.  If you need assistance or an accommodation due to a disability, please contact us at or 03 8663 2200

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