Norfolk, VA: AV Archives Assistant, PETA Foundation

AV Archives Assistant

PETA Foundation

Norfolk, VA


Position Objective:

To assist the Audio-Visual (A/V) Archives Manager with the arrangement, description, and usage-rights management of digital and analog audio-visual materials to ensure long-term preservation and accessibility.


Primary Responsibilities and Duties:

  • Archive digital photos and videos according to the established practices for PETA’s A/V Archives
  • Append detailed metadata to digital files to enhance searchability
  • Ensure that usage rights for A/V material is verified and documented
  • Handle photo requests and usage rights inquiries from various departments and from PETA and its affiliates
  • Assist with A/V projects using material from the archives
  • Perform any other duties assigned by the supervisor


Position Requirements:

  • Degree in a related field or equivalent experience
  • Knowledge of general cataloging principles and best practices for digital media
  • Experience with Mac operating systems
  • Excellent organizational skills, attention to detail, and ability to handle multiple projects under tight deadlines in a professional manner
  • Proven ability to exercise discretion when working with confidential material
  • Commitment to the objectives of the organization


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