Assistant Manager, University Archives and Special Collections Centre and Stanley Kubrick Archivist


Academic Development and Services
London College of Communication - Elephant and Castle
Full time
Library Services

22 November 2017 23:55

£37,265 - £44,708

You will support the learning, teaching and research activities of the Colleges, by managing the delivery of day-to-day services within the University Archives and Special Collections Centre. You will recruit, line manage and timetable staff, and motivate the team to deliver excellent services. 

You will be the named archivist for the renowned Stanley Kubrick Archive, with the opportunity to maintain good relationships with the donors of this Archive; contributing and facilitating scholarship resulting from its use and interpretation.

 You will participate in the management and use of the Archive Management System;   support the implementation and development of the digital asset management system; contributing to the UAL web page, social media and external web gateways.

University of the Arts London is a vibrant world centre for innovation, drawing together six Colleges with international reputations in art, design, fashion, communication and performing arts.

University of the Arts London is the world’s sixth best University for Art and Design in the QS World University Rankings® 2017. Drawing draws together 6 renowned colleges, each with its own world-class reputation, we offer an extensive range of courses in art, design, fashion, communication and performing arts. Our graduates go on to work in and shape creative industries worldwide.

A qualified archivist, you will also be an experienced manager of staff and resources, able to motivate and develop a team.  An effective communicator, you will skilfully manage relationships and represent the University at internal and external events such as conferences.  You will enjoy a creative environment, and apply innovative approaches to using archives in object-based learning pedagogies.  You will be willing to develop scholarly work from the Stanley Kubrick Archive as well as encouraging this in others. 
At UAL, everyone's identity matters. We are committed to creating a supportive and inclusive environment for all our diverse students, staff, and the creative and cultural sector partners with whom we engage. We aim to take every opportunity to progress equality and diversity, and celebrate the enrichment this brings to our community.

Candidates are advised to submit applications early to avoid disappointment as we reserve the right to close vacancies prior to the advertised closing date.

This opportunity is closed to applications.