We have an exciting opportunity for a Records Management Officer to join our Archives and Records Management Team.  This is a full-time role, initially for a fixed term of 12 months.  Based initially in Central London (SE1) and South-West London (Streatham SW16), this role is to work on a specific archival project for the diocesan Marriage Tribunal and more generally on records management for diocesan Central Services.  The role will work with the Diocesan Archivist to develop, implement and maintain records management guidance and procedures for Central Services and collect, organise, catalogue and provide reference services for archival material relating to the Marriage Tribunal.  Some work with the organisation’s Data Protection Officer will also fall within this role.


The ideal candidate will have a good undergraduate degree, plus an archive or records management qualification.  Previous experience of working within an archive or records management service, with a sound understanding of records management principles is essential.  Good IT skills and a well organised, methodical approach will be necessary to complete the work effectively.  Excellent interpersonal skills and the ability to be flexible will also be essential.  Some knowledge of data protection/GDPR and the workings of the Catholic church would be very helpful.


Starting salary around £31,000.00 per annum, depending on skills and experience to be reviewed again following the successful completion of the probationary period.


If you would like to apply for the role please email your CV to HR@rcaos.org.uk by the closing date of 8th December 2022.  Interviews will take place on 12th December.