Library Systems Officer, Central Library

£27,301.56 - £31,111.08 per year
30 Nov 2017
08 Dec 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
Job Description

"Before applying for this job, it is important that you read the Applicant Guidance by clicking on this link and the Job Profile attached. These explain the job role and the type of person we're looking for".

Duration: Full Time, Fixed Term up to 51 Weeks (Maternity Cover)

Location: Central Library

Job Purpose:

To assist the Systems and Performance Librarian in the development, implementation and maintenance of computer-based library information systems supporting the delivery of efficient, high quality, customer focused services throughout the Aberdeen City Library and Information Services.

Lead the library web team ensuring effective promotion of services via web pages and social media working closely with the library Events and Programming Officer.

Manage the systems support team including the library helpdesk and library technician.


The post holder needs to hold as a minimum:

Degree or post graduate qualification in ICT or Library & Information Studies.

ECDL or equivalent.

Requirement to work as and when required out with normal operating hours.


The post holder is expected to demonstrate:

Confidence in use of ICT and new technologies in service delivery and development.

Effective involvement in partnership initiatives with other agencies/services.

Ability to prioritise tasks and manage time effectively.

Effective web 2.0 skills including use of social media.

Effective management of projects.

Effective presentation skills and the ability to deliver talks, workshops and outreach activities.

An aptitude for training and supporting groups or individuals.

The Individual

See Job Profile for further details.

See also: 2. Library Systems Officer JP.doc

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