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Project Archivist (Records Assessment)
Salary: £28,000 per annum
Hours: Full time, 35 hours per week
6 months fixed term contract
This is a unique opportunity to work with a world-renowned Cathedral and significant cultural institution that sits within the heart of the City of London. This position is required to undertake processing of Cathedral administrative records to professional archival standards. This will entail understanding and assessing material against organisational and records retention requirements and the collecting remit of the Cathedral Archive, carrying out records assessment, appraisal, preservation and disposal decisions, as agreed, and creating collections information to aid findability. We are looking for someone with a postgraduate qualification in archive administration (MA/Diploma Archives and Records Management or similar) with experience of archival work or substantial equivalent experience at a professional level. You will need a good understanding of national and international archival standards, their practical application, and of the GDPR. You will need good IT skills with experience of archival cataloguing software and understand the handling and preservation needs of modern records. You should be self-motivated with excellent attention to detail, organisational and communication skills and enjoy contributing to the work of a small professional team.
Please download the Job Description here.
Please visit the Church of England Pathways website to apply for this role
The closing date for applications is Sunday 29 March and interviews are likely to take place on Monday 6 April 2020