SAMRO Music Archive: Archivist
South African Music Rights Organisation (SMARO) –
|The SAMRO Foundation (NPC) is an independently registered not-for-profit company that manages the Corporate Social Investment (CSI) and music education programmes of the Southern African Music Rights Organisation (SAMRO) Group. Since its inception in 1962 SAMRO has collected musical scores from Southern African composers which have become part of the SAMRO Music Archive. The SAMRO Foundation is in the process of activating this archive through two major programmes: SAMRO Scores which will take the archive online and gradually digitize it, and the Indigenous African Music (IAM) project which will create a resource of indigenous music to promote our music heritage.
The above two-year contract exists within the SAMRO Foundation. The ideal candidate is one who has successfully completed a degree in Music or Information Management studies or equivalent, as well as have experience in music and archive-library administration.
Experience in the following areas will be necessary:
The following will be required:
Send your application to firstname.lastname@example.org . All positions will be filled in accordance with our Employment Equity policy. Closing date for this position is 31 March 2018.