Seeking high performers driven by giving back to the community

Thank you for considering a career with The National Trust of Australia (Victoria). The National Trust is built on the power of the community.

We believe in inclusiveness, diversity and equality and are committed to ensuring that our workplaces are a reflection of that.

We encourage talented people from all backgrounds, abilities and identities to apply.

Listed below are current permanent, fixed-term and casual vacancies. Please click on the vacancy for full details and instructions on how to apply.

Current Opportunities

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  • Full-Time role
  • Skipton location
  • Salary: $86,000 + 10% superannuation

As our new Project Manager overseeing the Mooramong Development Project, co-funded by the State
Government’s ‘Regional Tourism Investment Fund’, you will play a pivotal role in this significant project
within the state’s visitor economy.

Company:

The National Trust of Australia (Victoria) (NTAV) is an independent, non-profit organisation supported by a
large community base. We are Victoria’s premier heritage and conservation organisation and the major
operator of historic properties and sites open to the public across Victoria.

About the role:

Working closely with our Assets, Commercial and Marketing teams you will oversee the creation and
establishment of a tourism and accommodation project at the historic location ‘Mooramong’. This end to
end role will be responsible for planning, overseeing and leading projects from ideation through to
completion. The main focus of this role is to ensure timely execution of the design and operation of a
new tourism offering.

Your responsibilities will include:

  • Lead and develop the commercial partnership of a new revenue generation concept
  • Contribute to the planning, monitoring, and achievement of productivity against negotiated targets and implement strategies to meet agreed targets
  • Manage project pressures e.g. budget, council, permits etc.
  • Provide support with branding and campaign documents in conjunction with our Marketing Team and contractors
  • Coordinate resources and oversee the smooth delivery of conservation plans and new onsite builds
  • Manage the extensive stakeholder management for the project including multiple contractors and partners
  • Accurately forecast business and market needs
  • Recruit and manage the experience development contractors, including an EIO process
  • Manage sensitivities including the site’s significance
  • Conduct high-level reporting, including financial
  • Management of onsite project operations –partnership management
  • Install, bump-in, interpretation changes, setup etc.
  • Plan and perform duties as directed subject to upcoming projects

The ideal candidate will have:

  • Passion about Heritage, and/or Business Development and are eager to share that passion with
    others
  • Extensive and demonstrable success in project management/development and/or tourism
    development(essential)
  • Proven ability to develop personal and corporate relationships with internal and external
    stakeholders
  • A demonstrated ability to lead, manage and work effectively in a complex and changing
    environment
  • A strategic, creative, and practical mindset and planner
  • Outstanding written and verbal communication skills.
  • Adaptable and pragmatic problem-solver skills
  • Strong people skills — you’re approachable, a good listener, and empathetic
  • Highest levels of personal integrity and ethical behaviour
  • The ability to work well under pressure
  • Excellent time management skills and can make decisions quickly
  • Excellent and effective negotiation skills
  • High financial and business acumen
  • Police Check & Working with Children’s Check

Sound like you?

Applications will close once a suitable candidate is found. A cover letter must accompany your CV. To
submit your application in PDF format, in strict confidence, please email hradmin@nattrust.com.au.

Thank you for considering helping the National Trust of Australia (Victoria). The National Trust is built on
the power of the community.

Any offer of employment at the National Trust of Australia (Vic) will be subject to a satisfactory Police
Records check and Working with Children check.

We’re committed to building a diverse and inclusive workforce. We promote diversity and practice equity.
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander peoples are encouraged to apply.

Chiltern Properties Coordinator 

  • Part Time Role (3 days p/w)
  • Hourly rate: $30 plus 10% superannuation
  • Chiltern location

About us:

The National Trust of Australia (Victoria) (NTAV) is an independent, non-profit organisation supported by a large community base. We are Victoria’s premier heritage and conservation organisation and the major operator of historic properties and sites open to the public across Victoria. Our philosophy is to provide outstanding visitor experiences whilst maximising revenue and profitability.

About the role:

The National Trust seeks a suitably qualified Property Coordinator to manage our Chiltern properties – Lake View House, Federal Standard Printing Works and Dows Pharmacy.

Reporting to the Executive Manager, Assets and conservation, your responsibilities will include:

  • Management of the day to day operations of Lakeview House, Standard Printing Works and Dows Pharmacy, and when needed working front of house at these properties (retail, tours, events).
  • Management of volunteers including those caring for our collection of carriages in Beechworth, including onboarding new volunteers and rostering.
  • Liaise with council, other relevant stakeholders and staff to develop tourism and other programs which help improve the financial sustainability of properties in Chiltern.
  • Working with Assets and Conservation and Collections team to maintain the properties and their collections.

About you:

  • Experience in the tourism, hospitality or service industries in a leadership role
  • Excellent organisational and coordination skills
  • Demonstrated interest in heritage, conservation, facilities management or tourism
  • Proficiency in the use of Microsoft Office suite
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills
  • Experience in facilities/building management will be highly regarded
  • Drivers License

Sound like you?

Applications will close once a suitable candidate is found. To submit your application in PDF format, in strict confidence, please email hradmin@nattrust.com.au.

Thank you for considering helping the National Trust of Australia (Victoria). The National Trust is built on the power of the community.

Any offer of employment at the National Trust of Australia (Vic) will be subject to a satisfactory Police Records check and Working with Children check.

We’re committed to building a diverse and inclusive workforce. We promote diversity and practice equity. Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander peoples are encouraged to apply.