Library and Publications Manager - Edinburgh

Recruiter
We Are SSG
Location
Edinburgh Technopole
Posted
11 Jan 2018
Closes
16 Feb 2018
Sector
Education
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
  • Mon-Fri - 37.5 Hrs per week
  • £47,500 per annum plus excellent benefits
  • Edinburgh based or London

This Library and Publications Manager is key for the delivery of the organisations library information service and publications. You will have managed a similar role, supervised a team, strong communication and stakeholder management experience and a relevant qualification in library and information management.

  • Oversight of the strategic direction of the library and information services to ensure delivery against the Corporate Plan.
  • Management, development and commercial oversight of publications to ensure impact, quality and relevance.
  • Supporting the editorial boards and the Research and Thought Leadership Committee, Publications Sub-Committee, including monitoring of governance processes to ensure they are fit for purpose and aligned to the delivery of two world class journals.
  • Management of the library and journals budgets,
  • Supporting the evaluation and selection online resources, books, journal articles, papers and research reports for inclusion in the library database to help build a body of knowledge to meet current and future information and research needs.
  • Build and maintain relationships with similar organisations and universities in order to improve service, access information and research activities.
  • Ensure effective management is in place for heritage collections records, publications and objects of historical interest).
  • Management of the Awards Committee and oversight of prizes and awards processes to ensure the take up of prizes and that the success of winners is celebrated and recorded.
  • Support corporate projects to ensure successful implementation for the benefit of the organisation as a whole.

For more information please send your CV to The Edinburgh Recruitment Agency Ltd and I will be in touch by return.