Digital Content and Systems Co-ordinator

Job Description

Our Design Archives is an internationally significant research base with a curatorial team that initiates and promotes collaborative activity through a programme of projects. Founded on a scholarly resource focusing on British design and global design organisations in the twentieth century, we have been contributing substantially to the research profile of the University for over 20 years.

This post has a key responsibility for the Design Archives’ digital collections content, data and systems, maintaining and delivering catalogue records and digital assets for staff and public audiences. The role works closely with all members of the Design Archives team and with colleagues within and outside the University.

To be successful in this post you will:

  • Be experienced in archive settings, working with collections, data and systems.
  • Have a first degree in a relevant subject
  • Have good technical skills and knowledge of archive standards and practices.
  • Have excellent communication and organisational skills.

The post is part-time and is fixed-term for 12 months. Job sharers are welcome to apply.

The anticipated start date would be as soon as mutually agreeable.

Informal enquiries can be made to Sue Breakell – s.m.breakell@brighton.ac.uk

Further details: Job Description

The University is committed to an inclusive environment which embraces equality and diversity in our working, learning, research and teaching environment. We particularly encourage applicants from a Black, Asian and Minority Ethnic (BAME) background because the university is underrepresented by BAME staff.

Further information about working for us, as well as the wide range of benefits we offer, can be found in the working with us section of our vacancies page.