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Job: Curator - Posters and Designs, British Film Institute

We are looking for a Curator to take responsibility for the BFI National Archive’s collection of posters, designs and museum objects as part of a fixed-term maternity cover post, commencing late September/early October 2013. Working as part of the BFI curatorial team you will be required to document, develop, research and interpret the poster and designs collections, ensuring they are embedded within the cultural programme of the BFI.

You will have a strong knowledge of British film and television in both its historical and contemporary contexts. You should also have an interest in, and demonstrable knowledge of, 20thand 21stcentury British art and design, particularly as it relates to the film and television industries.

You need to be educated to degree level or equivalent, with a recognised qualification in art/paper conservation or a related area, as well as having a minimum of 2 years’ relevant experience in a gallery, museum or archive.

You will be based at the John Paul Getty Conservation Centre, Berkhamsted but you will be required in central London on a regular basis.

You will enjoy benefits such as a final salary pension scheme, 28-33 days annual leave, tickets to BFI festivals and events plus many others.

For more information and to apply please visit

http://www.bfi.org.uk/about-bfi/job-opportunities/current-vacancies...

The closing date for applications is 10.00am Monday 05 August 2013.

Interviews will be held Monday 19 August 2013 (at Berkhamsted

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