M4C Logo AHRC Logo

An Employment Opportunity with one of our Partners “Serendipity” – Collections Archivist

Initially six-months probationary. Closing Date 28th July 2023

Collections Archivist

The Collections Archivist will be responsible for the day to day management of Serendipity’s growing archive overseeing the process of acquisition, management and maintenance of physical and digital materials that have historical and cultural significance and leading Serendipity towards relevant industry accreditations.

Working closely with the CEO and Artistic Director, Heritage Manager and Digital Media Technician, the post will be responsible for creating a strategy for the cataloguing of collections, key parts of the Serendipity archive.  This includes the ingesting of collections, documenting current heritage projects and co-ordinating the production  of new digital content to widen our education, learning and engagement remit. 

Hours: 37.5 hours per week.

Contract: Initially six-months probationary.  Fixed term until March 2026.

Salary: £23,690

Start date: August – September 2023

Deadline to apply: 28 July 2023, 5:00pm

Interviews: Week Commencing 14 August 2023

Full Job Description