Vacancy Details



Archivist required for a 12 month contract in Belfast

Date Posted 18/05/17
Reference: LS/24837

About the company

A specialist organisation in the media and entertainment sector currently has a great job opportunity for an Archivist. The position is initially offered on a 12 month Fixed Term contract basis and will be based in their Belfast office.

What you'll be doing

The Archivist will work across all the organisation's assets to organise the collection, introduce processes and advise on best practice procedures. You will initiate key projects across paper, film, sound and other assets including digitisation, introducing standards, collection management and digital preservation.

You will also manage requests regarding the archive and its content.

Why you’ll be hired

The ideal candidate will possess a post-graduate qualification in Archives Management and relevant experience including:

- experience in preservation and an understanding of digital preservation
- an understanding of copyright and intellectual property rights

You should be:

- methodical and organised, with strong project management skills.
- IT literate
- a good team player and have strong interpersonal skills

Why you should apply

This is a great job opportunity to work in a unique environment which offers a varied and interesting collection to work with. You will work in tandem with a colleague who has a good understanding of the archive.

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