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Collections Manager
Work at The Archives of Falconry!

The Collection Manager will oversee the Archives substantial collection of falconry literature, art, photos, film, memorabilia, material culture and more. The Archives seeks a unique individual with an interest in our mission and a demonstrated expertise in managing collections. Candidates should be proficient in accessioning, handling, preserving, and accurately cataloging collections items as part of a museum, archive, or similar institution. We are also seeking a candidate who is 1) passionate about exploring dynamic ways to make collections more relevant and accessible, and 2) has experience in presenting collections online.

While we are interested in candidates with an expertise in the practice and history of falconry, we also welcome qualified candidates who share expertise in complementary areas, such as field sports, natural history (especially raptors), wildlife conservation, and cultural anthropology.

The Archives is undertaking a multi-year initiative to make its collections, and supporting content, globally accessible online. The Collections Manager will play a pivotal role in realizing a world-class digitization initiative, seeking to integrate the collection into our website portal, virtual exhibits, video series, and other online resources.

 

Download the full Collection Manager job description here.

 

To Apply Required Documentation:

Applicants should attach:

  1. Cover letter
  2. A current CV
  3. Contact information for 3 personal references

sent to:

John M. Goodell

Executive Director

The Archives of Falconry

5668 W Flying Hawk Ln

Boise, ID 83709

john.goodell@falconry.org

The application deadline is September 3rd at 5pm Mountain Time.