|Salary:||£27,929 to £32,348|
|Placed On:||21st September 2022|
|Closes:||7th October 2022|
The Office of Scholarly Communication wishes to recruit a Scholarly Communication Support to join our team in providing friendly and efficient support to researchers and librarians across the university. The Office of Scholarly Communication is based at the University Library.
A key responsibility of the role-holder is to provide effective support for researchers by uploading article submissions to the University's institutional repository, Apollo. They will be responsible for checking that submissions meet funder requirements and will also provide helpdesk support to researchers; fielding queries relating to funding and funder policies regularly. The role holder will also occasionally work on the deposit of theses, datasets, and reports into the repository.
The successful candidate will be expected to contribute to ongoing discussions about workflow and service development. There is an expectation that the role holder will correspond with the academic community.
The role incorporates other tasks such as occasional secretariat and technical support for meetings and events, preparation of materials for the newsletter, assisting with outreach activities, and a range of activities that arise as part of a dynamic and fast-changing environment.
Applicants should be able to demonstrate excellent communication and organisational skills, have the ability to work effectively as part of a team, and have experience of a variety of IT platforms, systems, and tools. Applicants should be willing to learn, be a flexible team member who is proactive and able to use initiative.
The Libraries are currently offering limited in-person services. We offer hybrid working and the most suitable arrangement for this post will be discussed at interview.
We welcome applications from individuals who wish to be considered for part-time working or other flexible working arrangements.
We particularly welcome applications from women and candidates from a BME background for this vacancy as they are currently under-represented at this level in our institution.
To apply online for this vacancy and to view further information about the role, please visit :
Informal enquiries are welcomed and should be directed to: Alexia Sutton, Open Access Service Manager at email@example.com
The closing date for the application is 07th October 2022.
Interviews to be held week commencing 31st October 2022.
Please quote reference VE33133 on your application and in any correspondence about this vacancy.
The University actively supports equality, diversity and inclusion and encourages applications from all sections of society.
The University has a responsibility to ensure that all employees are eligible to live and work in the UK.
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