12 Mar 2015

Full-Time Librarian/Senior Librarian – New Media Group

NTU Libraries – Posted by 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 computer science or web technology areas.

Key responsibilities:

  • Evaluate new social media and mobile tools to promote the use of library resources and services
  • Provide updates, 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

Requirements:

  • MSc in Information Studies or MLIS, and a good Bachelor’s degree (preferably in an information technology area)
  • 2-3 yrs 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 and IT skills
  • Good communication skills
  • Wide interests and a strong sense of curiosity
  • Able to change, adapt and thrive in rapidly changing social media environment

*Note: Applicants without the MSc/MLIS may also apply, if willing to undertake the professional qualification part-time while working as Assistant Librarian.

How to Apply

To apply, please submit application, resume and cover letter via: http://www.ntu.edu.sg/ohr/career/ms/Pages/default.aspx

Job Categories: Featured, Nanyang Technological University, and Singapore. Job Types: Full-Time. Job Tags: Librarian and Senior Librarian.

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