UNIVERSITY OF ROEHAMPTON

Metadata Specialist

Location
London (GB)
Posted
19 Jun 2017
End of advertisement period
23 Jul 2017
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Part Time

Metadata Specialist
Job reference RU00711
Job category/type  Non-Academic/Support
Department: Library, Technology and Media Services
Part time, 14 hours per week

Main purpose of the job:

The Metadata Specialist contributes to the creation, supply and use of bibliographic and other metadata to optimise the discovery of, and access to, information resources in all formats via the library management systems and related technology services. This includes the institutional research repository. The post holder will advise on current and emerging metadata standards and practices.  

Additional Information: 

  • Salary range: £25,966 - £29,524 p.a.. The appointment is usually made at the bottom of the range
  • The appointment is offered on a permanent basis, subject to satisfactory references.
  • The annual leave entitlement is 25 days p.a., additionally there are 3 – 4 days when the university closes for Christmas
  • The normal hours of work for full-time staff will be 35 hours per week, plus a lunch break of one hour each day. For part-time staff, hours of work will be pro-rata as specified in the appointment letter 

Closing date: 23/07/2017
Interview date: 31/07/2017