Job | Full Time


Linen Hall Library

The Linen Hall Library has secured funding to deliver the groundbreaking extraORDINARYwomen heritage project to digitise and interpret our collections. We are seeking applications from dynamic individuals for the role of Archivist.

Working as part of a small project team, the successful candidate will provide an archive service within the delivery of extraORDINARYwomen: Women in Northern Ireland since 1965.

The Archivist will direct the Archive Assistants and volunteers to scope, sort, list, archivally package and store the materials which have been identified for inclusion in the project.

The Archivist will be a team player with leadership qualities.  The successful candidate will be methodical in approach, work well under time pressures, ands possess good interpersonal and communication skills.

Applicants should note this role involves the retrieval, handling and reshelving of materials, and the ability to undertake safe manual handling is essential.

Application is by CV and covering letter to [email protected] The covering letter must include the role title and job reference and how applicants meet the essential and desirable criteria. Deadline for receipt of applications is midday Friday 21st February 2020.

Closing Date

Friday / 21 February 2020 12:00pm

Contact Details

17 Donegall Square North
United Kingdom


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National Lottery Heritage Fund; Foyle Foundation; Department of Foreign Affairs and Trade