Senior Officer of Research and Learning Services


Location:
Ningbo
Salary:
¥351,386 to ¥419,574
£41,147.30 to £49,132.12 converted salary* per annum depending on skills and experience
Closing Date:
Wednesday, 14 December 2016
Reference:
UNNC487

Join a unique British University in China.
The University of Nottingham Ningbo China (UNNC) was the first Sino-foreign university to open its doors in China. This award winning campus offering a UK style education has grown to establish a student body of over 6,000 in just 12 years.

The University of Nottingham Ningbo, China, a pioneer in Sino-foreign tertiary education, is rapidly expanding.  It is looking for ambitious, talented academics with a passion for teaching as well as research flair to join its team of science and engineering experts. UNNC is part of the University of Nottingham’s Global University, and offers unique teaching and research opportunities in a highly dynamic economy.

Applicant is invited by Library, Research and Learning Resources, which is the professional service department that provides library, learning technologies and special collection services to students, staff and entitled members. As the first Sino-Foreign University library and learning technology department in China, it is featured in building our resources with creative approaches and policies, adopting state-of-art technologies to assist researches, teaching and learning, providing user-centred services.

Candidates must have a postgraduate degree (or equivalent) in relevant area, preferably in library science. Candidate should have at least 3-year experiences of senior librarian in academic library and have knowledge and experience of leadership and management; excellent knowledge of the information landscape and scholarly communications and knowledge of national and international best practice and standards in library service provision.

Salary will be within the range RMB351,386 – RMB419,574per annum depending on skills and experience (salary progression beyond this scale is subject to performance).  In addition, an attractive package including accommodation allowance, travel allowance and insurance will be provided for international appointments.

The post will initially be offered on a fixed term contract with the University of Nottingham,Ningbo, China for a period of three years starting 6 February 2017. This contract may be extended on an indefinite basis by mutual agreement.

ALL applicants are required to formally apply online (http://www.nottingham.ac.uk/jobs/currentvacancies) for the position.

Informal enquiries may be addressed to: May Yan (May.Yan@nottingham.edu.cn), Director, Library, Research and Learning Resources. Please note that applications sent directly to this email address will not be accepted.

Interviews will take place in Ningbo, China.

Please be advised that your referees will be contacted prior to interview.

For more details and/or to apply on-line please access: http://www.nottingham.ac.uk/Jobs/CurrentVacancies/ref/UNNC487. If you are unable to apply on-line please contact the Human Resources Department, Tel: +86 (0)574 8818 0000 (Ext. 6126).  Please quote ref. UNNC487.  Closing date: 14 December 2016.

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For other vacancies and more about working at the University of Nottingham Ningbo, China please see: http://www.universityjobsinchina.com/

The University of Nottingham is an equal opportunities employer and welcomes applications from all sections of the community.

To learn more about working and living in China, please visit: www.jobs.ac.uk/careers-advice/country-profiles/china

“As the first Sino-foreign collaborative University, The University of Nottingham China (UNNC) has just passed its successful first decade with high-quality graduates, excellent teaching and a fast growing research portfolio. The University is located in Ningbo, one of the most vibrant and liveable coastal cities in China. You will find at UNNC a warm welcome and many exciting opportunities for professional and personal development.”

Professor Chris Rudd

Provost and Pro-Vice Chancellor
The University of Nottingham Ningbo China

University of Nottingham Ningbo China

199 Taikang East Road,
Ningbo, 315100,China


T. +86(0)574 8818 0000
Email: UniversityJobsinChina@nottingham.ac.uk