Finds Project Officer
£23,087.86–£26,352.76 (dependent on experience)
Northern Archaeological Associates is the leading independent heritage and archaeology consultancy in the north of England and has a broad range of current excavation, geomatic, historic environment, and community projects.
NAA is seeking a suitably qualified and enthusiastic Finds Project Officer to supervise and inform on the delivery of post-excavation programmes associated with all NAA excavations. We welcome applications from experienced and motivated individuals whose interest lies in delivering the highest standards of archaeological work to meet the needs of clients and archaeological curators. The successful applicant will be flexible, capable of maintaining a busy and varied workload, and an excellent communicator.
Reporting to the NAA Post-Excavation Manager and Finds Manager, the post holder will be responsible for the day-to-day programming and supervision of post-excavation work, to ensure that work is delivered on time and within budget. The post holder will liaise with external contributors and other stakeholders, and manage digital data resulting from post-excavation work. The post holder will assist with the ongoing development and maintenance of the Company’s Integrated Management System.
Where appropriate, the post holder may undertake specialist assessment and analysis of artefacts or ecofacts and produce reports suitable for archive and publication. Applications are welcomed from candidates with a finds and/or environmental specialism.
The advertised post will be based at the NAA offices in Barnard Castle and is for permanent appointment based on a 37.5-hour working week. Starting salary will be commensurate with the expertise and experience of the successful candidate and payment will be made monthly in arrears.
A job description for the Finds Project Officer role, and information on NAA and the range of projects the Company undertakes, can be found on our website https://www.naaheritage.com.
NAA offers a range of benefits to recompense and reward our staff:
- Proficiency-based pay and career progression
- Paid overtime
- Annual pay review
- Group pension scheme
- Health cash plan
- Personal accident and death-in-service insurance
- 28 days holiday, including statutory or public holidays
- Buy and sell holiday scheme
- External and internal training and CPD opportunities
- CIfA membership fees paid in full
- Annual appraisal and review scheme
- Personal protective equipment provided
- Accommodation on ‘away’ fieldwork projects
- Overnight subsistence allowance
- Paid travel time
NAA is an Equal Opportunities Employer. All applications will be considered positively, judged on the relevant skills and experience of the candidate, and not by gender, sexual orientation, marital status, religion, belief, age, nationality, ethnicity, or sub-culture. All applicants must meet the requirements of UK Visas and Immigration to live and work in the UK without restriction.
Applications only by CV with covering letter emailed to email@example.com.
Closing date for applications is 12pm, Monday 4th March 2019. Applications will be reviewed upon receipt and successful candidates will be contacted promptly for interview. Unfortunately, it is not always possible for NAA to reply to all applications. If you have not been contacted within four weeks following the closing date of this advert, please consider this notice that you will not be invited to interview on this occasion.
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NAA is always interested in attracting talented people and welcomes CVs from individuals with lots to offer. If you would like to learn more about careers at NAA, please write to us at firstname.lastname@example.org. You can find out first about new opportunities at NAA by following us on Facebook and LinkedIn.
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