Work at the MCA

A bold, new and significantly expanded Museum of Contemporary Art was unveiled to the public in March 2012 and has been visited since by over 2 million visitors. Dedicated to exhibiting, collecting and interpreting the work of today’s artists from across Australia and from around the world, the Museum was recently included in a list of 100 must-see international museums.

Director, Development & Enterprises

3 year contract

Reporting to the MCA Director, the Director – Development & Enterprises is one of a team of four supporting the leadership of MCA and the shaping of its future. This role takes the lead for MCA’s income generation and relationship management. The position holder will manage MCA’s commercial operations, fundraising and sponsorship programs, as well as identifying and developing new income streams. The incumbent will develop a business strategy and coordinate its implementation. Crucially, the role will also support the MCA’s Director in managing some of Museum’s most important relationships. The Director, Development and Enterprises is responsible for the commercial operations budget and for the leadership of a team of six direct reports.

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Short listing for interviews will be based on applicants meeting the essential criteria listed in the position description. Enquiries within Australia can be directed to the Human Resources Manager on 02 9245 2486. This position is open to international candidates. All international candidates should direct enquiries to Anna Jobson (located in the UK) in the first instance on annajobson@hotmail.com or 07966 191135.

Please send your application, including names and telephone numbers of two referees to the Human Resources Manager, Museum of Contemporary Art, PO Box R1286, Royal Exchange, NSW, 1223 or email positionsvacant@mca.com.au.

Applications close 27 March 2015

The MCA is committed to the principles of Equal Employment Opportunity

Director, Development & Enterprises Position Description

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Director, Audience Engagement

3 year contract

Reporting to the Director/CEO, the Director – Audience Engagement is a key member of MCA’s senior leadership team who work together to develop MCA strategy and shape the museum’s future. This role also leads a team whose focus is on audience development across a range of disciplines. Combining relationship management with program development, the role demands both a strategic and a creative approach. The position holder will develop the strategy for audience development and lead a portfolio of programs intended to sustain, engage and develop audiences, and generate revenue across creative learning, visitor experience and marketing and communications.

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Short listing for interviews will be based on applicants meeting the essential criteria listed in the position description. Enquiries within Australia can be directed to the Human Resources Manager on 02 9245 2486. This position is open to international candidates. All international candidates should direct enquiries to Anna Jobson (located in the UK) in the first instance on annajobson@hotmail.com or 07966 191135.

Please send your application, including names and telephone numbers of two referees to the Human Resources Manager, Museum of Contemporary Art, PO Box R1286, Royal Exchange, NSW, 1223 or email positionsvacant@mca.com.au.

Applications close 27 March 2015

The MCA is committed to the principles of Equal Employment Opportunity

Director, Audience Engagement Position Description

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MCA Volunteer Program

The MCA Volunteer Program offers those wishing to develop their skills and pursue an interest in contemporary art the opportunity to provide valuable support to Museum staff.

As a volunteer, you have the opportunity to learn more about the MCA and to be part of a large friendly team.

Most volunteer work takes place during normal business hours with occasional weekend opportunities. For further information, click here.

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