23 May 2022


Opportunity Description

The National Museum, Bloemfontein is seeking to appoint a Project Coordinator for the 2022/2023
Presidential Employment Stimulus Programme (PESP3).

The incumbent will assist the PESP3 lead by providing project coordination support for the delivery of the project. This will involve providing administrative and project management support to assist the project lead to coordinate the delivery of the project at a national level. The incumbent will be involved in liaising with project teams, document collation, project administration, report writing and minutes. The ideal candidate must be a self-starter with excellent written and verbal communication skills.
Knowledge of the visual arts scene in South Africa and experience in implementing art projects,
coordinating artists and multiple stakeholders is recommended.


  • Qualifications in Visual Arts NQF level 6 or higher
  • Solid track record of project administration/ coordination (minimum 3 years).
  • Strong knowledge of the visual arts scene in South Africa and art practices
  • Experience in administration, especially of cultural projects
  • In-depth understanding of operational characteristics, services, and activities of arts
    development projects
  • Ability to work independently and willingness to travel
  • Code 8 Drivers License.
  • Probation period applies

How to Apply

  • The National Museum is committed to Employment Equity and aims to attract and retain talented individuals to achieve its equity objectives. Therefore people from designated groups, including those with disabilities, are encouraged to apply.
  • The National Museum reserves the right not to fill an advertised position.
  • If you meet ALL the stated requirements, kindly e-mail your application to applications@nasmus.co.za, including a covering letter, the application form (obtainable on www.nasmus.co.za), and copy of your identification document, copy of driver’s license, copies of qualifications and a comprehensive CV (including three referees with their contact details).
  • Applications not meeting the criteria will be disqualified.
  • Should you not hear from us within 2 weeks after the closing date, consider your application unsuccessful.
  • Communication will be limited to the short-listed candidates only.
  • Short-listed candidates will be subjected to a comprehensive selection process.
  • Telephonic Enquiries: 051 447 9609