Acquisitions Manager

Edge Hill University
Ormskirk, Lancashire
£29,301 to £32,004 per annum
27 Mar 2017
End of advertisement period
28 Apr 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

Acquisitions Manager

Learning Services
Location: Ormskirk                       
Salary: £29,301 to £32,004 per annum                           
Post Type: Full Time                 
Closing Date: Friday 28 April 2017                 
Reference: EHA0197-0317-R           
About You

We are looking for a highly motivated professional to join the Information Resources Team within Learning Services. To be successful you will have experience in financial management of library budgets, project planning and staff management.

With the proven ability to initiate projects and work with teams across Learning Services you will demonstrate the skills of an effective communicator with the ability to negotiate to achieve successful outcomes

About the Role

A senior member of staff within the Information Resources team you will take lead responsibility for the acquisition and management of print and electronic resources working closely with senior colleagues from across the service. Whilst based at the Ormskirk Campus, the role has cross site responsibilities for service provision within this area and will play a key role in helping to shape the strategic development of print and e-resource provision for the Library service.

About Us

When Edge Hill was awarded University of the Year title for 2014/15, Times Higher Education described it as a great success story an institution that improves and impresses year after year. The award recognised our outstanding achievements in student satisfaction, staff engagement, graduate employment and innovation as well as our strengthening research profile, investment and growth. It also celebrated Edge Hill Universitys distinct role in transforming lives  reflecting a distinctive philosophy of creating opportunity from excellence.

Based on an award-winning campus in West Lancashire, and voted Best University Workplace 2015, Edge Hill University offers a stimulating and empowering environment for ambitious and high performing professionals.

We are investing over 26m to construct a new Library and Student Services Centre its an exciting time to join us

We are now seeking to appoint exceptional people to be part of our continuing success story.

For informal enquiries about this vacancy you may wish to contact:
Colette Capewell (Information Resources Manager) at