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Project Archivist (2 positions) - The Winthrop Group

Posted on February 02, 2018

Description

The Winthrop Group’s Information & Archival Services Division is seeking candidates for two temporary project archivist positions. The successful candidates will report to a Winthrop Lead Archivist who will be responsible for training and for oversight of work assignments.

Responsibilities

The range of archives-related assignments with Winthrop clients may include any, several, or all of the following:

Potential Areas of Responsibility

Qualifications

Bachelor’s degree in history or other subject Two years of experience and/or education in Archives and Records Management, Information Sciences, or a related field Demonstrated knowledge of and experience in basic archives processing methodologies including familiarity with archival arrangement and description and development of finding aids Familiarity with database software and applications in archives Clear and accurate writing skills

Preferred Qualifications Graduate degree in Archives Management, Library and Information Sciences (with archives component) Certification by the Academy of Certified Archivists Experience with electronic records and familiarity with digital format

Compensation

Competitive based on experience.

Location

New York, NY

URL

http://winthropgroup.com/about/page/career-opportunities#Project Archivist Positions

To Apply

Email cover letter, resume, and names and contact information for three references to David Kay at [email protected] and Sam Markham at [email protected]

Company Information

The Winthrop Group, Inc. 226 West 37th Street, 17th Floor, New York, NY

Contact Information

David Kay, Manager, Information & Archival Services, 212-944-7496, [email protected]