Assistant Archivist - LAC Group

Location: USA - CA - Los Angeles

LAC Group seeks an Assistant Archivist for a large, prestigious entertainment/media client in the West Los Angeles area. The position is responsible for preparing photo collections for digital archiving and other related Photo Archive duties. This is an ongoing full-time employment position. 

RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Assist in asset verification and loading assets into the DAM system, ensuring asset integrity and completion of metadata at various points of contact
  • Load/ingest back log of assets into DAM
  • Clean up metadata of images currently in the system.  Find and correct improper metadata for existing files in database.
  • Sort and prepare film collections in the Photo Archives
  • Assist with general maintenance of the Photo Library Vault and other areas of the Library

QUALIFICATIONS
  • A Bachelor’s Degree in a related area is required. 
  • Previous experience with material handling, archiving or rights & permissions is preferred. 
  • Understanding of workflow structures, including photo, layout and design as well as production.    
  • Experience working with DAMS and database systems.  
  • Knowledge of digital media functions and terminology and Adobe Photoshop and Bridge.  MAC OSX proficient. 
  • Ability to work and problem solve without close supervision.  

LAC Group is an Equal Opportunity Employer / Affirmative Action Employer who values diversity in the workplace.