Senior Information Assistant: Inter Library Loans

City, University of London - Professional Services - Library Services

City, University of London is a global university committed to academic excellence with a focus on business and the professions and an enviable central London location.

City attracts around 19,500 students (35% postgraduate level) from more than 150 countries and staff from over 75 countries.

In the last REF, City doubled the proportion of its total academic staff producing world-leading or internationally excellent research.

Led by President, Professor Sir Paul Curran, City has made significant investments in its academic staff, its estate and its infrastructure and continues to work towards realising its vision of being a leading global university: it has recently agreed a new Vision & Strategy 2026.

City seeks to recruit a Senior Information Assistant to manage, promote and develop our Inter Library Loans service in support of the learning, teaching and research objectives of the University.

The successful candidate will be responsible for providing an efficient and effective Inter Library Loans Service for the use of City, University of London staff and students, and for the supply of Inter Library Loan requests from other institutions.

Person Specification
The successful candidate will have experience in an academic library role. They will have excellent organisational skills and a proven ability to plan and undertake a range of tasks and manage their workload effectively. They will have the ability to manage and supervise staff, produce highly accurate work, together with excellent enquiry and problem solving skills. Excellent communication and interpersonal skills and customer service experience is essential to enable effective interaction with library users, colleagues, academic staff, researchers and other stakeholders inside and outside the University.

Additional Information
City offers a sector-leading salary, pension scheme and benefits including a comprehensive package of staff training and development.

Closing date for applications: 23:59 on 25 January 2018.

Actively working to promote equal opportunity and diversity.

Academic excellence for business and the professions.

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