Project Archivist – Graphic and Interior Design Studio

  • Contract
  • W3
  • Posted 6 months ago
  • This position has been filled
  • Ref: 1712-6
  • Salary: c£30k pro rata

Graphic and interior design studio with an impressive client portfolio seeks an experienced digital archivist to join their small, highly dedicated and hardworking team.   You will be responsible for managing and cataloguing the studio’s growing artwork library and for developing collections and improving access to the archive database.  Day to day duties will include the classification and categorisation of both antiquarian and contemporary prints, digital and physical and developing collections.  You must be computer literate; with a thorough understanding of archiving software and document organisation, have a good knowledge of art history, identifying time periods and print processes/styles.  Ideally, you will have worked as a librarian/archive technician in an art related environment.   The studio focuses on restaurants, hotels and private homes.  They have an extensive library of collected prints that form a broad archive of design assets.  Initial 6 month contract, with the possibility of becoming permanent part time.