Art Archive Specialist

Art Archive Specialist

Company Name Confidential
4-9 years
40000 - 50000 AED

Job Description

Our client is a prestigious government entity based in Riyadh is looking for Art Archive Specialist
Primary purpose of the role
We are looking for an experienced museum archivist for a full-time position. Our client team shares a passion for history and passing this gift on to others. The ideal candidate recognizes the need and value of preserving archival materials and collections and possesses proper handling and preservation knowledge. As our museum archivist, you will appraise, edit, and maintain historically valuable documents and permanent records. You will ensure that archival materials are properly preserved and that collections are available for ongoing research.

Key accountabilities
  • . Overseeing the intake new collections
  • Appraising and authenticating archival materials and historical documents
  • Preserving and maintaining all items
  • Organizing and classifying records; protecting information by creating digital copies and film
  • Inputting and maintaining information in museum database
  • Directing and assisting workers in arrangement and maintenance of collections
  • Implementing policy regarding public access; ensuring that policies are adhered to
  • Locating and acquiring new archival materials
  • Coordinating workshops, lectures, and tour

Necessary Skills & Qualifications:
  • Graduate degree in Museum Studies, Library Science, History, Archival Management, or other relevant fields
  • 4+ years of relevant experience (e.g., research associate experience, volunteer work, internship, or part-time employment)
  • Attention to detail and strong organizational skills
  • Excellent analytical skills
  • Ability to maintain a professional appearance and demeanour, communicating with a diverse group of people

Preferred Skills & Qualifications:
  • Ability to work in a team atmosphere
  • A passion for history and sharing this knowledge with the public
  • Certification with the Academy of Certified Archivists
  • Training in technical writing and/or data management

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