Archivist - Moravian Church in America, Southern Province
Description: The Archivist for the Moravian Church in America, Southern Province directs the archives and its records management in accordance with professional standards and practices for long term preservation and accessibility to researchers. The collection, which dates back to 1753 when German Moravians first settled in Piedmont North Carolina, includes current and historic records of its churches, agencies and institutions. The Archivist works with the Archives Commission to ensure the financial viability of the Provincial Archives and reports directly to the President of the Provincial Elders’ Conference (PEC).
Qualifications: ALA-accredited MLIS or eqivalent. Experience in Archives or special collection management in a research library (3-5 years minimum.) Proficient in German; ability to translate German script. Experience in nonprofit management highly preferred. Grant writing experience with demonstrated success.
Salary: $60,000 - $70,000