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Job Listing: Assistant Registrar

Job Postings ,

The Valentine - Richmond, VA

Closes - Open until filled

Position Title – Assistant Registrar

Salary - $34,000 - $38,000/annually

Job Type - Full-time

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The Assistant Registrar will primarily support the Registrar by coordinating the preparation and disposition of items proposed for deaccession from all three curatorial areas (Archives, General Collections and Costume & Textiles Collection) and by conducting general collections management activities. This work will involve inventory and tracking at both on-and off-site locations; data entry using collections management software; records management; conducting object provenance research, managing disposition logistics and supporting the Museum Technician-Deaccession where necessary. The Assistant Registrar’s work is conducted in accordance with the museum’s official Collections Management Policy, adhering to the code of ethics advised by the American Alliance of Museums.

Please submit your Resume & Cover Letter utilizing one of the following options:

  • Email in Word or Adobe PDF format only to
  • Fax to the Attention of Human Resources at 804.643.3510
  • Mail to Human Resources, 1015 E. Clay Street, Richmond, VA  23219
  • Please include Salary Requirements in Cover Letter when submitting