Jesus College Cambridge are seeking to appoint an experienced Archivist responsible for the professional management and administration of the College Archives and other related heritage collections. The purpose of the role is to ensure that the College’s historic records are preserved and to make them available for educational and scholarly purposes.

The Archivist is also responsible for the security, care and use of Archives, archaeological finds and other historic objects. You will take a strategic overview of the long-term requirements for the archive’ presentation, and contribute to planning for their future care.

You will be particularly committed to assisting researchers who have an interest in the College’s history or wish to use its records for purposes or research. Archival material illustrating College History in wider context and the work of the Archivist will be publicised through regular exhibitions, the College website, social media and College publications.

For an informal chat about the role, please contact the Archives Department on 01223 339439 or email

For further particulars, please down a copy of the job description and person specification.

Jesus College, Cambridge CB5 8BL
Salary of £40,474
Closing date
Monday, May 16, 2022
Vacancy type
Full Time
How to apply
Completed forms along with a copy of your CV, and Covering Letter setting out your suitability for this post, must arrive by the closing date
Please email with all of your completed forms.