Venue Manager

Events / Sport / Venues /

The Australian Grand Prix Corporation (AGPC) is responsible for staging two iconic international events, the Formula 1® Australian Grand Prix in Melbourne and the Australian Motorcycle Grand Prix in Phillip Island. We are internationally recognised and respected leaders in sport.

"Our people at AGPC" are a group of passionate and talented people who work hard year-round to make these events possible. We have different specialist departments working towards a clear common goal - providing Melbourne and Victoria with world-class international events.

At AGPC, we enjoy working on the best of sport, events and entertainment. Our fun and dynamic environment means our employees are constantly surrounded by unique experiences as well as a high-performing team of innovators, and we need one more.

We have an exciting opportunity for a Venue Manager to join our highly motivated, talented and driven Operations Department. Please note this is permanent full time role.

Reporting to the Senior Manager - Operations, The objective of this role is to effectively manage the venue operations associated with the staging of both the Australian Grand Prix at Albert Park and the Australian Motorcycle Grand Prix at Phillip Island.

Key objectives are to develop strong relationships with all internal and external stakeholders, appropriately manage risk and at the same time ensure that the comfort and wellbeing of all patrons is maintained and maximised, not only within the circuit, but also in their travels to and from the circuit.

It is highly desirable that the person will have appropriate tertiary qualifications, skills and experience, including:

  • Exceptional leadership, management and coordination skills.
  • Tertiary Qualifications (degree, diploma or certificate) in venue management or related discipline.
  • Demonstrated relevant, equivalent professional experience of at least 5 years.
  • Excellent interpersonal and communication skills.
  • Experience in stakeholder management, both internal and external.
  • Excellent administration and budgeting skills.
  • Sound organisational and time management.
  • Ability to work as part of a team.
  • Emergency management experience desired
  • Ability to work effectively and efficiently under pressure.
  • Ability to manage constant and/or conflicting deadlines. 

Click here to view the full position description. 

AGPC embraces flexible work arrangements and we celebrate and harness diversity, considering it a competitive advantage. We are an equal opportunity employer and encourage applications from people of all diverse backgrounds.

Our organisation promotes the safety, well-being and inclusion of all our consumers including children and appropriate rigorous reference and background checks will be undertaken.

Click here here to apply.


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