Librarian

Garage Museum of Contemporary Art

Librarian

Responsibilities

Duties:

  • Primary inventory and accounting of periodicals from the collections of the Garage Museum library (maintaining a general ledger)

  • Cataloging issues of periodicals, using the multi-disciplinary database (electronic catalog) of the library

  • Preparation of the primary inventory of library collections and private libraries

  • Ensuring the logistics and delivery of books and magazines to the library (communication with shipping companies, negotiations with contractors)

  • General library duties (arranging books, dusting)

Requirements

Candidate Requirements:

  • Higher education

  • Basic knowledge of Russian and foreign art history of the end of XIX-XXI centuries

  • Intermediate level of English or higher, knowledge of other languages is desirable

  • Ability to work with databases

  • Knowledge of modern periodicals, ability to navigate in editions in foreign languages other than English

  • Ability to use practical transcription skills from foreign languages to Russian

  • Diligence and attentiveness

Terms:

  • Formal employment

  • Full employment

  • Probation period 3 months

  • Office in Gorky Park

  • Opportunities for business trips and training

How to Apply

To apply, please send your resume written in Russian to library@garagemca.org with the subject line “Вакансия библиотекаря”.

Candidates who are selected for the resume will be sent a test assignment.

Posted on June 7