Project Manager

Linen Hall Library, Belfast

Applications by: 12 noon, 21 February 2020

The Linen Hall Library is seeking to appoint a Project Manager on a fixed term contract (18 months) for the extraOrdinarywomen project.

extraOrdinarywomen is a major undertaking that will make tens of thousands of pages and images from a selection of the Library’s world-renowned archives accessible online for the very first time. The project will focus on the social experience of women in Northern Ireland from 1965 through the ‘Troubles’ and beyond.

The Project Manager will be responsible for the management, administration and delivery of the project. The successful candidate will work closely with the Library’s Senior Management Team, the Project and Community Advisory Panels, Archivist, Curator, and Education and Outreach Officer, and external suppliers to meet the project’s aims and objectives.

Applicants should note this role involves the retrieval, handling and reshelving of materials, and the ability to undertake safe manual handling is essential.

The project is funded by The National Lottery Heritage Fund Northern Ireland, the Department of Foreign Affairs and Trade Reconciliation Fund (Ireland), and The Foyle Foundation.

The deadline for receipt of applications is midday Friday 21st February 2020.

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