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Temporary Collections Assistant at the Chester Beatty Library

The Chester Beatty is pleased to advertise a vacancy for a 12-month temporary full-time, Collections Assistant.


The Collections Assistant will support the work of the Collections Team with its ongoing research on the history of the collections. In order to progress this research, a comprehensive knowledge and understanding of collections-related information is required. On a day-to-day basis, the post holder will care for, handle, re-house for storage, document and digitise archival materials, analogue photographic and microfilm materials.


Reporting to the Registrar, they will work with the Chester Beatty Collections, in particular the collections-related archival and photographic collections. They will utilise the museum Collections Management System – Axiell Collections.


Training will be provided on Axiell Collections and also from the Conservation and Digital Teams on object handling, storing collections, archival and photographic materials.


The salary for this role is €27,132 per annum for public service new entrants.

The deadline for applications is 23 June, 2023 at 5pm.


How to apply:

To apply, follow the instructions at https://chesterbeatty.ie/about/vacancies/

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