Visiting Professional - Archives and Legacy (19338), The Hague

  • ICC - International Criminal Court 
  • The Hague, Netherlands
  • Mar 17, 2020
Entry-level ICC - International Criminal Court

Job Description

Background :

The funded visiting professional opportunity provides work placements in the ICC for a minimum period of three months and a maximum period of six months.

Working within the ICC as a visiting professional provides valuable experience of a multi-cultural working environment and enables familiarisation with the operational procedures of decision-making at an international level.

The visiting professional programme is mutually beneficial, with the organisation profiting from the insight and industry of  interested students/professionals and  the  visiting professional furthering their education or experience in a practical and relevant context.

Those organs, sections and units of the ICC seeking visiting professionals have designated a number of projects for visiting professionals to pursue during their time with the organisation. The ICC will ensure that supervision and assistance is readily available.

The conditions and procedures for the selection of candidates are subject to the provisions of administrative instructions regulating the visiting professional programme, ICC/AI/2017/005. 

 

Organisational Context :

The Library, Archives and Legacy team is part of the Information Management Unit and Information Management Services Section within the Registry.

Duties and Responsibilities :

Assist the Archives and Legacy team with preserving the Court’s archives and institutional memory by:

  • Appraising, accessioning and describing archival print and digital records.
  • Creating finding aids.
  • Digitizing records as necessary.
  • Processing and packaging physical items according to best practice.
  • Responding to reference requests from staff or outside researchers.
  • Monitoring the environmental conditions in the archive.
  • Completing individual projects as agreed.
  • Assisting with the provision of Library services as required.  

 

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