Video Content Designer


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.

The ACMI Brand and Marketing Team is a key business unit delivering ACMI’s strategic brand, marketing, communications, design, social media and audience research activities. This is an outstanding opportunity for a creative, dynamic video professional to join this vital part of our business.


Reporting to the Creative Media Designer you will be responsible for the concept development and production of an exciting and varied range of motion content. Driven by a passion for the moving image, you will be a collaborator with a proven track record designing amazing short form video content.

With skills honed creating original and exciting online advertising, TV, cinema, and social media content you are a versatile and flexible creative who can move easily between motion graphics design and video editing. You will be key to creating ACMI’s fast turnaround social media video content, cinema advertisements and TVC’s, and will have the ability to work closely with our curators to enhance exhibition content aligned with a curatorial vision, including for our new permanent gallery opening in 2020.

  • You have a strong sense of motion, visual design and type, a knack for sophisticated edits cut to great music with the ability to translate ACMI’s visual identity and style guides into motion graphics applications. The ability to shoot video would be an advantage.

  • Applicants will have an online showreel demonstrating professional motion graphics and editing experience in advertising TV/ broadcast, and arts institution or equivalent.

How to Apply

To apply for this great opportunity, click ‘Apply’ (below) and follow the online application process. Applications should provide a 500 word response demonstrating their ability to meet the requirements of the role outlined within the position description, along with a link to their showreel and be submitted together with a brief resume.

This Grade 3 role has a starting salary of $67,866 + super. Applications close: 11.59pm Wednesday, 20 February 2019. Interviews will be held: 1 March 2019

Posted on February 8