The Royal Historical Society of Queensland – Manager Position

Applications are sought for the position of the Society’s Manager.

The position involves 28 hours of work with the Society over four days.

The Manager of The Royal Historical Society of Queensland (RHSQ) will support the Council of RHSQ, relevant committees and volunteers in the coordination and smooth operation of the Society and the Commissariat Store Museum specifically relating to the daily operational management and general routine business of the society including the museum.

Selection Criteria:

  • Demonstrated effective managerial experience,
  • Proven ability to apply high level communication, negotiation and presentation skills to engage a broad range of stakeholders, individuals and community groups,
  • Demonstrated capacity to work flexibly with a multi-functioning team of volunteers and provide leadership that fosters a co-operative collegiate approach,
  • Demonstrated ability to manage the financial accounts of a not-for-profit organisation,
  • The successful applicant is required to hold or obtain a current Blue Card for child related employment and a First Aid and CPR certificate


Applications close on the 9th January 2023 at 5pm.

Applications should include a two-page response to the selection criteria and a CV.

Interviews will be held promptly and the successful applicant may commence on the 17th January 2023.

Further details and a Position Description can be obtained from the Manager at the Society – email: or phone (07) 3221 4198.