Archive Collections Cataloguer

Position

Archive Collections Cataloguer (full-time)

Location

York, North Yorkshire United Kingdom

Application Date

November 08, 2021

Job Link

https://www.yfanefa.com/news/10

Job Contact

info@yfanefa.com

SALARY:  £29,400 p.a.

The Yorkshire Film Archive is seeking an experienced Archive Collections Cataloguer for a York, UK-based, 12-month fixed-term post to organise, catalogue, and create contextual documentation in order to provide wider access to the Ukrainian Video Archive Society (UVAS) collection.

The Society is based in Bradford, England, and the UVAS collection comprises over 500 videotapes, recorded on VHS / Betamax formats (approximately 750 hours of footage) filmed over a period of 30 years.  This unique collection captures an astonishing range of events, traditions, and cultural activities.

The successful candidate will have a postgraduate qualification or equivalent professional library / archival collections-based experience, a demonstrable knowledge of cataloguing principles, metadata standards, curatorship in the cultural heritage sector, and an appreciation of working with culturally diverse collections.

HOW TO APPLY:

Download the full job description here.

Please complete the application form and upload an up-to-date CV here.

Closing date for applications: Noon (GMT), 8th November 2021

Expected Interview dates: Week commencing 22nd November 2021

Anticipated start date: January 2022

Further details about the post can be obtained by contacting info@yfanefa.com.