Project Manager, Artistic Programs

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Job Reference:
External Vacancy – Open to Everyone
Business Unit:
Art Gallery of South Australia
Adelaide, CBD
Salary Range:
$83,273 - $92,614
Up to 12 months
Closing Date:
03 Feb 2023

Role Highlights

  • Helping to deliver a national Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander exhibition
  • Fast paced environment with a committed team
  • A complex and exciting exhibition to showcase your expertise

Role Details

The Project Manager is a key role in the Tarnanthi team and is responsible for developing and coordinating the effective delivery of exhibition planning and design for Tarnanthi. The Project Manager is also responsible for planning and supporting Tarnanthi tours interstate and intrastate.

Special Conditions

  • The Incumbent will be required to participate in the department's Performance Management Program.
  • The Incumbent may be assigned to another position at this remuneration level or equivalent.
  • Some work outside of normal hours will be required.
  • Some interstate travel involving overnight absences will be required.
  • This role requires a Working with Children Check. 
  • This role requires a National Police Clearance.
  • Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander applicants are strongly encouraged to apply.

For more information please see the role description:

About the Department

The Department of the Premier and Cabinet (DPC) drives the Premier's priorities in South Australia. Our staff enjoy working with colleagues who value integrity, knowledge and intellectual capability. They are committed to providing personal advice and services, and more importantly, don't see what they do as "just a job". They exemplify the public sector purpose: Making a difference so South Australia thrives.

About the Business

The Art Gallery of South Australia (AGSA) was founded in 1881 and its mission is to serve the South Australian and wider communities by providing access to original works of art of the highest quality. AGSA presents a dynamic program of temporary exhibitions, focus exhibitions of international and Australian art and three flagship offerings that include the Adelaide Biennial of Australian Art, Tarnanthi Festival of Contemporary Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Art and the Ramsay Art Prize. The AGSA collection comprises almost 45,000 works of art spanning 2000 years and includes paintings, sculpture, prints and drawings, photographs and videos, textiles and clothing, ceramics, glass, metalwork, jewellery and furniture. It exists for our audiences – to comprehend the past, to navigate the present, and as a potent avenue to imagine the future. Placing art, artists and audiences at the very heart of who we are guides AGSA’s artistic and public programs. AGSA contributes positively to cultural cohesion, social wellbeing, creativity, engaged citizenship and the economic life in South Australia.

Contact Us

Enquiries to Samantha Yates - Producer, Tarnanthi Festival
0421 135 138
The South Australian public sector promotes diversity and flexible ways of working including part-time. Applicants are encouraged to discuss the flexible working arrangements for this role.