Endangered Heritage - Marketing Development

External opportunities: These internships are not automatically approved for course credit as we do not have a formal agreement with the host organisations. They are considered as self-sourced internships and if they meet the requirements for project content, learning outcomes, safety, etc they can be considered for credit.

If you negotiate a self-sourced internship, email science.internships@anu.edu.au to enquire about credit. Contact us as soon as possible so we can assess the internship requirements, and enrolment in the internship course (eg SCNC 3000) arranged for credit. Include this information in your email: Name of Host organisation; Address of Host organisation; Title of project; Description of project and your duties; Clearances required; Host Supervisor contact details: name, address, email address and phone number; Number of units; Intended session/year of internship eg. Semester 1, 2021.

Internship type

Approved by the College


For credit




Work for a unique business in the Southern Hemisphere which is partnered with over 30 other small business owners in a National Event.

Endangered Heritage provides collection support and conservation services to private collectors, museums, galleries, archives and libraries. With more than 70 years combined experience, our highly experienced and specialised conservators treat a wide range of materials including Textiles, Paper, Books, Photographs, Paintings, Frames, Objects, Metals and Technology.



Internship details
Availability Semester 2, 2021
  • Science communication
  • Marketing
  • Undergraduate 3rd year
Open to international students Yes
Preferred project skills
  • Social media marketing
  • Basic website understanding
  • Strong written and oral communication
Clearances required Signing of our confidentiality agreement

Shop 8, 8/20 Paragon Mall, Gladstone Street, Fyshwick ACT

Host supervisor

Louis Abasta (Business Analyst and IT Support)/Victoria Pearce (Director and Senior Conservator) (Ph: 62806280; E: louis.abasta@endangeredheritage.com)

Project opportunities/benefits for the intern
  • Apply your theoretical knowledge in a real work scenario.
  • Be in charge of projects such as promoting and developing the brand of Endangered Heritage and our annual event the National Endangered Skills and Trades Show.


Develop a marketing strategy that targets current audience as well as expanding current market:
Key Objectives:
• Search engine optimisation
         Rewriting text on the website to contain keywords that clients search to be informative (learning about conservation)
• Social Media Marketing
         Managing the posts on social media websites
         Being in touch with current social media following
         Understanding the process in using conservation treatment photos to use for the social media posts
         Creating new content to engage current following
         Facebook ads marketing
• Understanding analytics data
         Analysing social media data
         Analysing mail out marketing data
• Email mail out
         Working on the monthly mail out to current customers
         Expanding the reach of the mail out to small museums, collectors, auction houses
         Working on the wording to be both informative and concise
         Promoting our current stock

Marketing and promotion for the National Endangered Skills and Trade Show.


Endangered Heritage Marketing Development

Applications open

1pm 8 April 2020

Applications close

5pm 15 April 2021


Internship course convenor


The application process differs depending on whether the placement is advertised or you find it yourself.