Liverpool John Moores University*

Resource Discovery Officer

Location
Liverpool, Merseyside
Salary
£26,495 - £31,604 per annum
Posted
08 Feb 2018
Closes
26 Feb 2018
Ref
225386493
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

Liverpool John Moores University

Resource Discovery Officer

£26,495 - £31,604 per annum

Vacancy Reference: 2134

The University Library is looking for an enthusiastic, friendly and adaptable person to join our team providing resource discovery and metadata support for our collections.  This is a key professional post, essential to the successful delivery of strategically important services and support. 

You will maintain and develop the resource discovery activity of the Library, through effective use of metadata, and ensuring that key systems such as the resource discovery system, digital repository, digital content system and relevant parts of the library management system are accessible, easy to use and fit for purpose.  In addition, you will engage proactively in innovation and developments in relation to these systems.

You should be educated to degree level (or equivalent) and preferably hold a professional qualification in library and information management or related discipline.  You should have knowledge of Dewey, AACR2, MARC21, RDA and related standards, good levels of written and verbal communication skills and an interest in new technology that can add value to the service.

Closing date: 26 February 2018

LJMU is committed to achieving equality of opportunity.

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