Digital Archivist, Landor Associates, San Francisco

Landor Associates is the world’s most accomplished and internationally
recognized branding and design consultancy. Offering a multidisciplinary
range of brand strategy, design, naming, interactive, and research services,
we help our clients worldwide create, renew, and strengthen their brand
power.

Job Description:
Reporting to the Technology Supervisor, the Digital Archivist will
administer access and manage content for Landor San Francisco’s production
processes. The archivist will solicit and organize electronic files on
servers during active phases of projects; work closely with consultants,
designers and production artists to capture comprehensive electronic file
archives; and supplement/catalog the permanent disk (CD/DVDs) repository.

The Digital Archivist will fulfill requests for archives from staff,
freelancers, interns and clients. The archivist will also develop and refine
archiving practices, including use of digital asset management (DAM) tools
and databases. This position will also be responsible for archiving
separated employees workstation data, cataloging, storing and managing the
software and fonts libraries for the SF office.

The successful candidate will be an active advocate for the importance of
archiving within the company. The candidate must be able to communicate with
technical and non-technical associates as well as senior management
audiences. A supportive, approachable style and the ability to work in a
fast paced environment are critical.

Landor is a cross-platform environment including Macintosh OS X, Windows XP
and Windows servers.

Familiarity with metadata schemas and principles is required. Basic
knowledge of Canto Cumulus (or other DAM system), Adobe Creative Suite,
Microsoft Office and Filemaker Pro is expected. The candidate must be
familiar with CD/DVD burning and authoring technologies.

To apply, go to www.landor.com and click on the “Careers” tab.

Please apply online. Landor’s resume processing/logging system takes
approximately two weeks to complete. During that time, Landor will send
confirmation that your information is on file.

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