The J. Paul Getty Trust seeks nominations and applications for an Archivist to assist in managing the institutional records of the Trust and its operating programs: the J. Paul Getty Museum, the Getty Research Institute, the Getty Conservation Institute, and the Getty Foundation. The Institutional Records and Archives Department is administratively located in the Getty Research Institute. It provides records management services for, and acquires and provides access to archival records of, approximately 145 departments across all programs.
Reporting to the Head of Institutional Records and Archives, the Archivist will be a member of a highly integrated records and archives department. The candidate must have knowledge of both archives and records management practices and demonstrate a willingness to work collaboratively towards integrating access to information assets across the organization. Within the department's environment, the position will take responsibility for supporting basic records and archives activities in one of the Trust's core programs. Depending on the strengths of the candidate, the position will also act as a specialist/resource in certain core areas of records and archives functions.
Under moderate supervision, the successful candidate will:
More specifically, job duties will include: