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Digital Technologies Librarian

Salary: £38,000.00
Status: Permanent, Full-Time
Location: Greenwich Campus or Greenford Campus with flexibility to work across all sites
Application deadline: 01 July 2018

About the role

We are seeking an experienced and passionate Digital Technologies Librarian to join our developing organization. Within this post, you will play a key role in managing the effective delivery of technology-related Library & Learning Resources within GSM London. These include online information resources, electronic collections, web-based platforms, discovery services and academic support for use of digital technologies for students and staff. This position will take a leading role in the development of a broad range of digital services, platforms, software, systems and tools and will work closely with senior library staff, learning technologists, the academic faculty and external professional bodies and stakeholders to ensure that services meet the needs of students and staff across the institution.

To be successful, you will need to be postgraduate degree qualified in Library/Information Science or a related discipline or possess equivalent experience, and demonstrate experience within a similar role in an academic or specialized library service. You will possess superior customer service and communication skills, initiative and flexibility. You will have the ability to be planned and organized in a busy environment. In addition, you will be proficient in electronic resources management, library management systems, discovery search services and authentication solutions. Your experience in user education and academic liaison will be highly regarded. An understanding of web coding principles would be an advantage.

Please note: This role may require occasional flexibility in working hours in order to deliver information skills workshops, or during peak times and times of need in order support the opening hours of our Learning Resources Centres which operate from 8.30 am – 09.00 pm Monday to Friday.

How to apply

To express your interest in this position, please submit your CV and a Covering Letter via email to quoting your name followed by Digital Technologies Librarian in the subject line.  Please ensure that you address the essential requirements listed in the attached the job description in your application as this will form the basis for shortlisting.

GSM London is committed to promoting equal opportunities, regardless of age, gender, religion, belief, race, sexuality or disability. We operate as an employment agency and employment business. Please note you must have the Right to Work in the UK (without Employer sponsorship) to be considered for this role.

Only successful candidates will be contacted for an interview.

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