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Geoffrey Biddle Studio

Wednesday, November 13, 2019 7:22 PM | Laura DeMuro (Administrator)

Digital Asset Manager and Archivist Consultant for Photographer’s Studio 

(November 13, 2019)

Project Based Consultant needed develop database for active photography studio and archive

Responsibilities:

· With studio staff and artist, provide input on design of database such as necessary fields, layout, and organization

· Perform, catalog, and process digital asset management of analog and digital photography collections

· Organize existing metadata from Lightroom into format that can be imported into database

· Apply archival standards to organization, labeling, storage, and preservation of digital and analog photographic works

· Set up a data backup system for database

· With studio staff and artist, create system of best practices for interacting with digital and analog photographic works both in studio and storage

· Communicate and collaborate with studio staff so they are able to use, manage, and add to database in future.

Qualifications:

· MA preferred with primary study in one of the following areas: Library Science or Photographic Preservation and Collection Management and/ or a minimum of 5 years experience working in databases/ archives at artist studio, museum or library. Photography collection experience preferred.

· Candidates must possess a friendly and professional manner with excellent organizational and communication, verbal and written skills, and high attention to detail

· Knowledge of archives theory and practice

· Ability to work both independently and as part of a team.

· Demonstrated knowledge of metadata and best practices in archival standards and applications.

To Apply: Please send Resume and Cover Letter to studio@geoffreybiddle.com



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