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|Company||The Ford Foundation , New York, NY|
|Position||Records and Archives Manager|
|Records and Archives Manager Posted Apr 20
The Ford Foundation , New York, NY
The Records and Archives (RA) Manager is responsible for implementing and managing a Foundation-wide records management program for all departments and offices. The RA Manager ensures appropriate protection of the Foundationís archival and vital records and facilitates preservation and ongoing access to these records. This new position will provide expertise in and lead the implementation of a formal electronic records management system within the Foundationís SharePoint repositories. S/he will advise on all phases of the life cycle of digital content with the aim of long-term retention and access.
S/he oversees the activities and operations of the Foundationís records center, and manages the Foundationís relationship with the Rockefeller Archive Center (RAC), which houses, preserves, and makes available for research the publicly accessible records of the Foundation. The RA Manager also supervises permanent records staff, temporary project staff, and consultants, as well as provides indirect supervision of IM staff working on special records-related projects.