About us


Working at Geelong Arts Centre

We employ over 130 passionate and motivated individuals in a wide range of roles including front-of-house staff, sound and lighting engineers and administrative staff. Our people are switched on, passionate about the arts and community-focussed. Interested in joining us?

Working in the centre of the arts and culture precinct, overlooking the historic Johnstone Park, you’ll enjoy the best the city has to offer with its proximity to Geelong Railway Station, cafes and shops.

You’ll also enjoy a range of added benefits, including the opportunity to receive free house seats and food and beverage discounts at our bar and café.

Current opportunities

Accounts Officer

Part Time, 2-Year Fixed Term Contract

Geelong Arts Centre has a fantastic opportunity for an Accounts Officer with strong communication skills and demonstrated knowledge of accounting principles, for a part time 2-year fixed term contact. Your accounting skills and experience will include end-to-end accounts payable, accounts receivable, accurate on-boarding and maintenance of suppliers for procurement processes and resolving internal and external finance queries. Experience in delivering payroll function and using Attaché accounting software would be advantageous.

To be successful you will have:

  • Experience in use of accounting software
  • Knowledge and experience in accounts receivable and accounts payable process
  • Ability to effectively communicate with internal and external stakeholders
  • Ability to coordinate and prioritise work tasks while meeting deadlines

Further detailed information about the role and its requirements can be obtained from the position description available below.

For specific enquiries regarding the role, please contact the Financial Controller, Nathan Findlay on nathanf@geelongartscentre.org.au.

How to apply

To apply for this fabulous opportunity please provide a cover letter, detailed response articulating your ability to meet the requirements outlined in the position description and current CV.

Your application should be submitted to: employment@geelongartscentre.org.au to attention Xavier Thomson, Human Resources Officer.

Geelong Arts Centre is an equal opportunity employer and values the contribution that diversity brings to the workplace.

Geelong Arts Centre is strongly committed to the safety and well-being of all children that interact with our organisation. We have zero tolerance for child abuse.

Geelong Arts Centre encourages and welcomes applications from Aboriginal or Torres Strait Islanders Peoples.

Applications are open to those with full-working rights in Australia.

Applications close: Sunday 14 February 2021

Living in Geelong

Geelong is alive with a thriving arts and cultural sector, recent appointment as a UNESCO International City of Design, the City Council’s planning for ‘Clever and Creative’ future; and an exciting building redevelopment agenda for the Geelong Arts Centre.


Photo by Jiapeng Guang on Unsplash

Stage 2 of the Centre’s masterplan is a $38.5 million project due for completion in 2019 adding studios, co-working and new performing spaces to the Centre. This will be followed by Stage 3, with an election commitment from the Andrew’s Government for $128 million towards the project, which will complete the masterplan (estimated 2023).

Whether you’re looking for a sea change, a new challenge or simply a better quality of life, you’ll find it here in Geelong.

Enterprise Agreement

Click the link below to download The Arts Centre's Enterprise Agreement.