The Metropolitan Opera is seeking a Media Archivist to join the Media and Presentations Department. The Media Department produces 10 Live in HD transmissions per season of performances from the Met stage, distributing these performances across cinema, television, digital and commercial platforms. From the Live in HD series to the Saturday matinee radio broadcasts and the Met's own digital service, Met Opera on Demand, the Media Department oversees the production, distribution, and preservation of the Met's annual broadcasts and extensive catalogue of program assets dating back to the 1930s.
The Media Archivist will be responsible for the asset management of the complete media broadcast archives, preserving the Met's media history and physical assets. This role will report directly to the Producers of Live in HD and Radio.
How to Apply / Contact Available January, 2020. Please e-mail your cover letter and resume to firstname.lastname@example.org, including "Media Archivist" in the subject line of your e-mail.