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Reminder: deadline Sunday 12th November 2017
Job details Job title Special Collections Project Archivist Job reference
REQ0385 Date posted 20/10/2017 Application closing date 12/11/2017 Location
Hertfordshire - Berkhamsted Salary £23,199 - £27,141 Job category/type
Fixed-term, Full time Job descriptionWe are looking for a Special
Collections Project Archivist to appraise, catalogueand carry out basic
preservation work on the archive of artist filmmaker and educator Stuart
Croft (1970-2015). The archive consists of both paper and born digital
records. This post will focus on cataloguing the paper elements of the
archive, however, some work with the digital records will also be required.


The Special Collections Projects Archivist will carry out research into the
work of Stuart Croft and liaise with the donors, as required, to support
the cataloguing and creation of metadata.

The successful candidate will have experience working in a relevant archive
environment and appraising and cataloguing document archival collections;
knowledge and experience of using automated archive systems or information
databases; and a demonstrable interest in British film and television
and/or artists' moving image.

This post is based primarily at Berkhamsted, but there may be a requirement
to carry out some duties and attend meetings in central London. This post
requires the lifting and handling of some heavy and bulky materials.

You will enjoy benefits such as our pension scheme, excellent family
support, 28-33 days annual leave, tickets to BFI festivals and events plus
many others.

Further details about the post can be obtained by visiting here
<https://bfijobsandopportunities.bfi.org.uk/jobspecs/2010SpecialCollectionsProjectArchivist.pdf>
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The closing date for applications is 12 November 2017.

First interviews will be held in the week commencing 27 November 2017.

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