Career Opportunities

Winthrop's Information & Archival Services Division has placed archivists in corporate and foundation archives for over 30 years. Look here to see if there is an open opportunity or to see if Winthrop's History Services or Information & Archival Services Departments have an opening for an historian or archivist.

CURRENT OFFERINGS:

Digitization Imaging Archivist in Alexandria, VA (PT Project-Based)

POSITION DESCRIPTION
The Winthrop Group’s Information & Archival Services Division has an opening for a self-directed Archivist to manage a mass digitization and metadata project of institutional and personal papers.  The position requires a detail-oriented and careful individual who will be responsible for creating high-quality results. 

Primary Tasks and Responsibilities
This position will be part of a team and will require collaboration, cooperation and collegiality. The Archivist will be responsible for

Required Qualifications

Preferred Qualifications

Compensation
This is a project-based part-time position with possibility of extension after successful completion of this work.  Compensation is based upon experience and qualifications. 

Contact Information
Please submit a cover letter, resume, and three references (including names, titles, postal and e-mail addresses, and telephone numbers) to David Kay at dkay@winthropgroup.com 

Review of resumes will begin immediately with anticipated start date in early November.

 

Reference Archivist - Poughkeepsie, NY

The Winthrop Group’s Information & Archival Services Division has an immediate opening for a full-time Reference Archivist to help enhance the value of the Archives for one of our corporate clients located in Poughkeepsie, NY. As part of the team, the Archivist will provide reference and research assistance, image rights clearance, and digitization and cataloging services.

Primary Tasks and Responsibilities

Qualifications

Preferred Qualifications

Compensation
Competitive rate based on experience and qualifications. Work will begin in November and run until December 31, 2017 with strong possibility for renewal in 2018.

Contact Information:
Please send a resume and cover letter; a list of no fewer than three references including names, titles, postal and email addresses, and telephone numbers; and a brief writing sample to David Kay, at dkay@winthropgroup.com.

 

Contract Archivist - Content Appraisal

The Winthrop Group has an immediate opening in New York City for an archivist to work on a content appraisal project for a nonprofit.  The position requires a detail-oriented individual who has experience working with records retention schedules, can make accurate and quick appraisals of records, and is comfortable balancing and carrying out multiple tasks over the course of a day.

Position Description
Primary responsibilities will include appraising offsite records for disposition or retention in an Archives, detailed database entry, and moving boxes for offsite storage and/or shredding pickups.  The archivist will collaborate with a team of Winthrop archivists to complete the project at an office in the Garment District.

Qualifications

Compensation

This is a short-term position with benefits tied to a client contract.  Compensation based upon experience and qualifications. 

Contact Information
Please submit a cover letter, resume, and three references (including names, titles, postal and e-mail addresses, and telephone numbers) to Sam Markham at smarkham@winthropgroup.com. 

Review of resumes will begin immediately with anticipated start date in early October. 

 

Contract Archivist (full-time)

The Winthrop Group has an immediate opening for a flexible, self-directed archivist to process a collection of organizational records in New York City.  The position requires a self-motivated individual who can work efficiently with minimal supervision.  

Position Description
Primary responsibilities will include processing archival records, detailed database entry, and preparing collections for a move.  The archivist will collaborate with a Winthrop Lead Archivist to complete the project.  Work will take place on-site at client’s premises in Midtown Manhattan.

Qualifications

Compensation

This is a short-term position with benefits tied to a client contract.  Compensation based upon experience and qualifications. 

Contact Information
Please submit a cover letter, resume, a brief sample finding aid and three references (including names, titles, postal and e-mail addresses, and telephone numbers) to Sam Markham at smarkham@winthropgroup.com. 

Review of resumes will begin immediately with anticipated start date in early October. 

 

PAST OFFERINGS

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Lead Archivist - I&AS
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Digital Archivist (Full-time)
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Processing Archivist / Full Time
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Processing Archivist
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Contract Archivist/ Full Time
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ASSISTANT ARCHIVIST (full-time contract position)
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Short-term Contract Opportunity
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Assistant Archivist
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Project Archivist
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Manager - Information & Archival Services
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Chief Archivist-Librarian
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Metadata Creator
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Corporate Archivist
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