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Senior Registration Officer –Collection Storage
Senior Registration Officer –Collection Storage
National Gallery of Australia
Post Date: 24 Nov 2020


Senior Registration Officer –Collection Storage
Registration Department
NGA Level 5
Position No. 7107
Ongoing Vacancy

The position

This position is responsible for leading an experienced team of Registration Officers in undertaking the daily operations of the collection storage area. This will include ensuring best practice in transport, packing, storage, handling and movement of the Gallery collection.

To be successful in this role you will have demonstrated experience in managing a teamand the ability to work collaboratively across a range of departments to meet scheduled outcomes for projects and exhibitions. You will be highlyexperienced in this field and a technical specialist in handling, packingand moving works of art, providing guidance andexpertiseto the team.

You will work to high standards, with effective project management skills in administration, coordination and planning. The ability to build and maintain professional workingrelationships,with both internal and external stakeholders,and contributeto the development of policy and procedural documentationassociated with the storage andhandling of works of artare also keyrequirements in this role.

This is a full-time,ongoing employmentopportunity available within theRegistrationDepartment, Artistic Programs Portfolioand reports to the Associate Registrar, Documentation and Storage.

How to apply

If you are interested in this role you must submit a current CV, the NGA Personal Particulars form and a brief overview of how your skills, capabilities, experience and qualifications meet the requirements of this role(1-2 page pitch). Please note that the selection criteria do not need to be addressed individually.


Further information about the position may be obtained by contacting Georgia Cunningham on (02)62406776or [email protected], Monday toThursday.The Recruitment Officer may also be contacted on (02) 6240 6447.

Closing date

Applications close at midnight onMonday, 30 November 2020and should be emailed to [email protected]

For more information, please visit https://nga.gov.au/aboutus/jobs/pdf/7107.pdf


Canberra, ACT

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