Senior Collections Manager / Registrar

California Historical Society

San Francisco, California


The California Historical Society (CHS) is seeking dynamic candidates for the position of Senior Collections Manager/Registrar. Reporting to the Director of Library & Collections, with cross-functional accountability to the Director of Exhibitions & Engagement, the Senior Collections Manager/Registrar is responsible for ensuring the overall safety, preservation, and maintenance of the CHS’s extensive collection of fine arts, artifacts, and other materials; and for the administrative processes related to acquisitions, deaccessions, incoming and outgoing loans both on view and in storage, and general collections documentation. In addition, the Senior Collections Manager/Registrar supports CHS’s robust exhibition program. The position requires an individual that can exercise good judgment in a variety of situations, with strong written and verbal communication and organizational skills. The appointee needs the ability to work independently on some projects and as a member or leader of a team on other projects.

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