Vacancy No: RAPS/3/2017/INFOTEC/04
Title: User and Outreach Librarian
Contract type: Fixed-term Appointment
Application Deadline (midnight Geneva time) 5 October 2017 (13 day(s) until closing deadline) Currently accepting applications
Organization unit: DDG/MR INFOTEC
Duty Station: Geneva, Switzerland
Advanced university degree, or a first level degree and a recognized professional qualification in library or information science or other related field.
Three years of professional experience in library work or information network administration at national level, or two years at international level. Experience organizing web content for easy end-user discovery. Experience with Microsoft SharePoint, LibGuides or other content management solution would be an advantage. Experience guiding users in locating legal information resources.
Excellent command of one working language (English, French or Spanish) of the Organization and working knowledge of another.
In addition to the ILO core competencies, this position requires:
Technical competencies Knowledge of standard library management principles and methods. Familiarity with bibliographic and content management tools. Knowledge of automated information systems applicable to libraries or information networks. Knowledge of Library indexing and cataloguing standards, and electronic search and retrieval methods. Excellent analytical skills in order to analyse the needs of users and to locate easily accessible information. Ability to answer queries from users and to disseminate easily accessible information. Ability to communicate effectively both orally and in writing. Ability to work on own initiative as well as a member of a team.
Evaluation (which may include one or several written tests and a pre-interview competency-based assessment centre) and the interviews will tentatively take place between October 2017 and February 2018. Candidates are requested to ensure their availability should they be short listed for further consideration.
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