Digitisation Project Manager and Trainer

Digitisation Project Manager and Trainer

The National Railway Museum (NRM) is looking for a freelancer with digitisation project experience to deliver digitisation project improvement by end of calendar year 2014 ie streamlining a photographic collections database input process, training volunteer teams in use of data standards and image uploading, and embedding a sustainable self-managing process.

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Deadline date:05/08/2014

This deadline is for…Notice deadline.

Contract value:£0 – £0

Location where the contract is to be carried out: National Railway Museum

Is this suitable for smaller suppliers?Yes

Name of the buying organisation:Science Museum Group

Original source URLhttp://www.mytenders.org/search/search_switch.aspx?ID=137057

Description of the contract

The National Railway Museum (NRM) is looking for a freelancer with digitisation project experience to deliver digitisation project improvement by end of calendar year 2014 ie streamlining a photographic collections database input process, training volunteer teams in use of data standards and image uploading, and embedding a sustainable self-managing process.

The bidder must have expertise of digitisation programming and a strong understanding of collections management data standards, and experience of working with volunteers, training delivery, report writing.

Will deliver in York. (It is anticipated that liaison with Science & Society Picture Library staff can be done remotely, but if required travel to London will be reimbursed)

Background :

NRM have set up a partnership with MediaStorehouse to provide a general public retail images and gifts web storefront, called ‘Imagination Works’, featuring railway photographs and other 2d material.

NRM wish to capture and place online for information (NRM website) and retail (Imagination Works gallery) up to 100,000 images.

Detail :

Please see Tender documents for more information.

(MT Ref:137057)

Classification of the contract

92500000Library, archives, museums and other cultural services

79995200Cataloguing services

Additional information

Contract type:Services – Unspecified

Is it a framework agreement?No

Is this contract related to a programme of funding?No

Contract will be awarded based on:Most economically advantageous tender in terms of: The criteria stated in the contract documents

Estimated length of contract:01/09/2014 – 31/01/2015

Who to contact

Contact nameDavid Stockdale

Organisation nameScience Museum Group

AddressNational Railway Museum, Leeman Road, Commercial Development, YORK, GB, YO26 4XJ

Telephone+44 1904685749

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Fax

How to apply

For further information please review the full notice details at http://www.mytenders.org/search/search_switch.aspx?ID=137057

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