18 Mar 2015

Full-Time Cataloger (One year, grant-funded) – Film

MOMA: The Museum of Modern Art (Job Poster) – New York, New York, United States

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Job Description

Cataloger (One year, grant-funded) – Film
Works with relational databases, cleaning data, and facilitating a conversion from one database to another. Conducts in-depth research on existing collection, reviewing files and collection materials and updating the Museum’s database. Works with curatorial staff in examining and cataloging acquisitions and enters information for Museum archival records, updating when changes occur. Surveys the department’s collection, identifying gaps in information and performing necessary follow-up. Maintains standards for motion picture cataloging. Maintains collection data, records, and files. Reports to The Celeste Bartos Chief Curator of Film and Collections Manager.

Requirements:
Bachelor’s degree and prior experience with collections organization and cataloging or equivalent. General knowledge of motion picture film history. Knowledge of relational databases, data entry standards, and data processing. Familiarity with TMS (The Museum System). Highly motivated, results-oriented, analytical, and organized. Accurate typing. Ability to collaborate and balance concurrent short- and long-term projects.

 

HOW TO APPLY

Please submit resume and cover letter for consideration, please choose one of the following options:

By e-mail: jobs@moma.org (most preferred option)
By fax: (212) 333-1107
By mail: The Museum of Modern Art
The Department of Human Resources
11 West 53 Street
New York, NY 10019

Please be advised that due to the high volume of applicants, we are only able to contact those candidates whose skills and background best fit the needs of the open positions. Thank you for your interest in employment opportunities at The Museum of Modern Art.

 

 


• Job Title: Cataloger (One year, grant-funded) – Film
• Job Type: Full-Time Job
• Employer: MOMA: The Museum of Modern Art
• website: http://artjobs.artsearch.us/job-listings/moma-museum-of-modern-art-ny/
• Location: New York, New York, United States

Job Categories: Museum and Gallery. Job Types: Full-Time. Job Tags: arts, curatorial, exhibition, MOMA, and museum. Location: New York. Job listing expires in 45 days.

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