Approximate Date of Posting February 23, 2017
Position: Archives Intern
Location: New York, New York
Company/Organization Cartier Boutique – Fifth Avenue Mansion
Schedule/Hours 9:30 am to 5:30 pm
Time Frame Approx. 9 months
Assist the Archivist & Archives Coordinator on the archive digitizing project while performing all other archive functions.
- Assist with ongoing digitization and key wording project • Assist with image dictionary and key word thesaurus construction • Fulfilling research requests using information found in the archives. • Create & maintain finding aids for newly processed collections. • Maintain accurate and thorough record of all researches for future reference. • Assist with special projects, as required. Additional information: This is a temporary position and not eligible for benefits. Hours: 9:30 am to 5:30 pm. Duration: Approx. 9 months from start date
- Master’s degree or current student working towards a Master’s degree in Library and Information Science or Records Management • Experience in working on thesaurus construction and controlled vocabularies • Excellent interpersonal and communication skills • Self-motivation and a proactive approach are needed. • Ability to handle multiple projects simultaneously. • Excellent organization skill • Accurate attention to detail is required. • Interest or experience in art history a plus. • French language skills a plus.