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Collections Manager

Jul 18, 2022

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Shaker Museum is seeking a Collections Manager, who will be responsible for intellectual and physical control over the Shaker Museum’s collections during an exciting phase of organizational growth.  In tandem with the Director of Collections & Research, this position ensures the overall safety, preservation, maintenance, and documentation for objects, archives, and library materials, whether they’re on view, in storage, or on loan. The Collections Manager will also be responsible for planning and executing a new storage and study space for the object collection as well as the archive and library collections, and overseeing the move of the collections to a brand new campus in downtown Chatham, NY. This is an ideal opportunity for an ambitious, mid-career candidate who is interested in being a key player in launching a new, state-of-the-art collections facility at a successful cultural institution.

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