Head of Conservation, Barbara Goldsmith Preservation Division, New York Public Library

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Full-Time
New York, NY

The New York Public Library seeks an experienced conservator to provide expert strategic and administrative leadership for its conservation operations. The Head of Conservation (officially titled Senior Manager, Conservation) will provide and promote a vision for the care and treatment of the Library’s special and general collections, developing and implementing plans to identify, prioritize, and address their conservation needs. Continue reading

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Head, Archival Collections Management, New York University (NYU) Libraries

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Full-Time
New York, NY

New York University Libraries seeks a collaborative and knowledgeable manager to serve as the Head of Archival Collections Management (ACM), leading a unified archival technical processing unit that supports acquisition, collection management, description, and discovery needs across the NYU special collections in New York. The successful candidate will combine demonstrated technical processing and management experience with substantial knowledge of standards and practices for preserving, processing, describing, and providing access to archival collections in archival and special collections library settings. Continue reading

Manager, Archives & Information Management, Special Broadcasting Corporation

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Full-Time (term, one-year contract)
Artarmon (suburb of Sydney Australia)

  • Exciting opportunity in a dynamic media organisation
  • 1 year contract role
  • Immediate vacancy

As manager of the Archives & Information Management team you will lead a small group of media asset, archive and records management professionals, and support them in implementing major archive projects including enterprise  EDRMS and mass videotape migration.  Continue reading

Training and Dissemination Manager, British Library

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Full-Time (5 year term)
London, England
Salary £39,000
Requires work eligibility in UK
Applications close: May 18, 2017

Join us as we embark on an exciting five-year project, Unlocking Our Sound Heritage.  The project is part of the British Library’s wider Save Our Sounds programme, and will digitally preserve almost half a million rare and unique recordings, establish a network of audio archive preservation centres across the UK and improve the skills base so we are better able to care for and improve access to audio archives. Continue reading

Lead Technical Manager, British Library

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Full-Time (5 year term)
London, England
Salary £39,000
Requires work eligibility in UK
Applications close: May 21, 2017

 

This is a fantastic opportunity to lead the British Library’s team of Preservation Audio Engineers as it embarks on an exciting five year project, Unlocking Our Sound Heritage.  The project is part of the wider Save Our Sounds programme, and will digitally preserve almost half a million rare and unique recordings that are threatened by physical degradation and technological obsolescence, and will establish a network of audio archive preservation centres across the UK. Continue reading