Job: Archaeology Collections Manager

Museum of London

The Museum of London’s Archaeological Archive is looking for an Archaeology Collections Manager to join its team in creating space for future archives;

Overall job purpose:

  • To improve the storage and access of the Museum’s archaeological material contributing to the assessment of individual site archives for significance for the London Collection
  • To improve the storage and accessibility of the archaeological collection via collections care work and short term volunteer engagement projects
  • To work as part of a project team assessing individual site archives for research and engagement potential, rationalisation, and disposal.
  • To audit and investigate current archaeological records held within the Archive in relation to site assessment work
  • To build relations with archaeological units and key stakeholders relating to the archaeological collection
  • To develop methods to migrate archaeological data onto the museum’s collections management systems, (inc. Mimsy XG)
  • To disseminate archaeological material via collections online

More information and online application. Apply by 4 November.

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The Museum of London tells the story of London, its social, political and technological development. We seek to engage our visitors in issues to do with urban living and to stretch thinking through our academic outputs. We have a strong environmental policy and are interested in urban development and sustainability of cities. Through this consideration we deploy many areas of thought; science, geography, economics, social history, archaeology, history of medicine as well as art.