British Library vacancy: Project Manager, Lotus Sutra Manuscripts Digitisation Project

(20 April 2018) The British library wishes to appoint a project manager to develop and manage the externally-funded Lotus Sutra Manuscripts Digitisation Project, which will deliver full digitisation of approximately 800 Chinese manuscripts of the Lotus Sutra from the British Library’s Stein Collection.  The project manager will use traditional and innovative methodologies to create content metadata and to provide online access to the material.  The project manager will control the project workflow, ensure that project targets are achieved, liaise with relevant teams across the library, including Digital Imaging, Collections, Conservation and IT, and also be responsible for the internal and external reporting processes.

Closing date is 11 May 2018.

The full job description is here.