Faculty Archivist

University of Cambridge - Faculty of Classics

Fixed-term: The funds for this post are available for 2 years in the first instance.

The Faculty of Classics is a leading teaching and research institution in the University of Cambridge, comprising more than 60 members of staff, about 280 undergraduate and about 80 postgraduate students. The Faculty is one of the largest and most successful Classics institutions in the UK.

The Faculty wishes to recruit a part-time Archivist who will be responsible for the management and care of its archive collections, for facilitating access both to the physical and digitised materials and liaising with academics concerning funding bids involving the archive. The post holder will answer enquiries, manage research visits and assist with the promotion of the archive as a research facility among alumni and possible donors to the Faculty.

The ideal candidate will have excellent attention to detail, and excellent organisational, interpersonal and communication skills. You will be educated to first degree standard, with an ability to work under pressure to meet deadlines. Experience of an academic environment and an interest in Classics is desirable.

This post is part-time, working 2 days per week, on a fixed term basis until 31 December 2019.

To apply online for this vacancy and to view further information about the role, please visit: http://www.jobs.cam.ac.uk/job/15267. This will take you to the role on the University’s Job Opportunities pages. There you will need to click on the 'Apply online' button and register an account with the University's Web Recruitment System (if you have not already) and log in before completing the online application form.

For further information about this post please click on the 'Further Information' link below. If you have any questions about this vacancy, please contact Dr Yannis Galanakis, the Director of the Archives (ig298@cam.ac.uk).

Please quote reference GE13566 on your application and in any correspondence about this vacancy.

The University values diversity and is committed to equality of opportunity.

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