2 Dec 2016

Full-Time Librarian/Senior Librarian – New Media Group – NTU Libraries

AdministratorSingapore, Singapore

Job Description

NTU Libraries invites applications for the position of Librarian or Senior Librarian in our New Media Group – a unique library division using new media technology and techniques to support learning, research and innovative library services.  The successful candidate will predominantly support the NTU community in using blogs and mobile services, and thus needs to be a personable, tech-savvy librarian who enjoys collaborating with faculty, staff and students. Applicants should have experience with social media/library applications, be atop of rapid changes in the social media environment, and have a strong background in computing or web technology areas.

Key responsibilities:

  • Evaluate and promote new social media and digital humanities tools
  • Provide training and technical support to students and staff on creating and using blogs effectively·
  • Collaborate with users in designing and implementing digital projects using WordPress platform·
  • Coordinate the analysis and reporting of social media statistics
  • Ensure that the blogs@NTU WordPress system is robust and secure

Qualifications/Requirements:

  • MSc in Information Studies or MLIS, and a good Bachelor’s degree (preferably in an information technology areas.
  • 3 – 5 years of professional working experience in libraries preferred
  • Good interpersonal skills and able to relate well with colleagues and other people
  • Initiative to learn and pick up new social media/ digital tools and IT skills
  • Good communication skills
  • Able to change, adapt and thrive in rapidly changing social media environment

 

*Note: Applicants without the MSc/MLIS are invited to apply if willing to undertake the professional qualification on a part-time basis while working as Assistant Librarian.
To apply, please submit application, resume and cover letter here.

Deadline for applications is: December 19, 2016 

Job Categories: Academic Libraries, Featured, Nanyang Technological University, and Singapore. Job Types: Full-Time.

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