CWGC Historical Researcher - Fixed term contract
We are recruiting for 2 Historical Researchers to join us at our Head Office in Maidenhead. Initially this will be a 12 month fixed term contract with the possibility of extension until the end of 2015.
This is an exciting opportunity to be part of a team of historians contributing to the Commission's 14-18 Centenary Project. You will help the Commission to explain the history of its cemeteries and memorials, and the experiences of those who fought the World Wars. You will have a BA in History or a relevant subject, with experience of using historical literature or archival material to produce written work. You will also need to be willing and able to travel to carry out work at any Commission site in the UK or overseas (hold a valid UK driving licence, and a current passport).
Interviews for this role will be held on Friday 9th May 2014.
Deadline for applications: 30 April 2014
For more information: http://www.cwgc.org/about-us/careers/office-based.aspx
We are the international organisation charged with the responsibility for safeguarding many prestigious monuments that commemorate the sacrifices made by the Commonwealth forces in the two world wars. We are proud to be involved in the preservation of these heritage sites that are located in 150 countries worldwide.