Special Collections Project Archivist, British Film Institute

Special Collections Project Archivist, British Film Institute

We are looking Special Collections Project Archivist to sort and re-house the Stuart Croft archive, carrying out basic preservation work as required.

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

The successful candidate will have at least 1 years’ experience of working in a relevant archive environment with experience of 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 requirements 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 www.bfi.org.uk/about-bfi/job-opportunities.

The closing date for applications is 12 November 2017

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