Rights and Provenance Officer

Organisation: National Library of Scotland

Salary: 26,532

Location: Edinburgh

Full time, fixed term contract to 31 March 2025, salary £26,532 per annum, Civil Service Pension, based in Edinburgh.

We’re looking for someone with a keen eye for detail, excellent communication skills, and an ability to plan and prioritise across different strands of work to join our small rights and information management team. You’ll help the Library manage copyright information, identify and validate rights statements, and seek copyright permissions. You’ll also help the Library to research and validate the material ownership status of collection items. You’ll work across collection areas and with different content formats and you’ll operate closely with key contacts in the curatorial, digitisation, metadata, and information management teams. You’ll also communicate and engage with external parties and stakeholders. With knowledge of copyright or cultural collection ownership matters, you will be adept at working with a high degree of accuracy and comfortable shifting between simultaneous projects and activities.

Please visit our recruitment site for more information and to submit an application.

Application Deadline: Monday 09/10/2023