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Subject: Position at Tate

Position at Tate

From: Sophie Young <sophie.young<-at->
Date: Wednesday, July 31, 2013
Assistant Conservator, Time-Based Media

UKP23,360 per annum

We are seeking two experienced conservators to work within our
Time-Based Media (TiBM) Conservation team supporting Tate programmes
and collection care.  The full-time Assistant Conservator will focus
on the acquisitions programme and the part-time Conservator will
support the loans out programme for TiBM.  In this role you will
each be assessing and preparing media and equipment and undertaking
all related programme activity.

For both roles, it is essential to hold a professional qualification
in TiBM Conservation and have demonstrable experience working with a
wide range of media including film, video, audio, slides and
software and in understanding the practical and ethical issues
involved.  You will have demonstrable problem solving skills and
understand the long term care issues for TiBM media and equipment
with the ability to provide expert advice to store, pack, transport
and install these works.

Effective interpersonal and communication skills are required and
you will demonstrate good organisational and planning skills.  You
will have excellent IT skills including experience using image
processing and database software to document artworks and equipment.
For the conservator role you will also require experience providing
accurate time and cost estimates and be able to deliver projects on
time and within budget. You have proven experience managing complex
artworks, creating display specifications and be willing to travel
and work out of hours.

Our jobs are like our galleries, open to all

The closing date for applications is 23 August 2013, 17.00

To apply please go to


to set up a Tate Jobs Account and submit an online application form.

For more information contact

    Sophie Young
    Tate Gallery HR Assistant
    +44 207 887 8027

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