Part Time Archivist - Winfred Rembert Estate
(November 6, 2023)
Position Title - Part Time Archivist - Winfred Rembert Estate
Supervisor Title (All entry and mid-level position supervisors should be qualified, professional archivists.)- mid-level
Position Type - Part-time, term
Benefits - No
Hourly wage range - $25 - $30
Established by the Rembert family, the Winfred Rembert Estate Archive aims to preserve the artistic legacy of Winfred Rembert and increase the scholarship of his artwork. The Archive’s purpose is to identify and document all known artworks made by Winfred Rembert. The archive comprises a digital database with artwork images, provenance, exhibition history, literature, and additional object-related data.
The Rembert Estate seeks an experienced Digital Archivist to survey, establish, develop, and manage the archive of Winfred Rembert’s oeuvre. The Digital Archivist will be responsible for establishing all workflows and protocols; structure collections management systems; manage archival physical and digital assets; and the digitization and cataloging of the Archives. The Digital Archivist will be the main contact person for the Rembert Archive to the Estate and the public. The ideal candidate will have experience establishing a new archive and working directly with an estate. We are looking for a person with a proactive attitude and a flexible work schedule.
This is a part time position (approximately 2-3 days / week, for 1-2 years) lasting until completion of the project, with as-needed maintenance on an intermittent basis to follow.
The Digital Archivist’s duties will include, but are not limited to:
To apply, please send a CV and cover letter to firstname.lastname@example.org by November 15, 2023. All applicants must be willing to provide references upon request.