UNIVERSITY OF BRISTOL

Research Engagement Librarian 

Location
Bristol , City of Bristol (GB)
Posted
03 Aug 2017
End of advertisement period
16 Aug 2017
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

Research Engagement Librarian 

Job number  SUPP103430 
Library Services 
Open ended contract staff 
Full time 
Salary  £36,001 - £40,523 per annum 
Closing date for applications  16-Aug-2017 

Research Engagement Librarian (Open Access)

The Library Service is looking for an enthusiastic and pro-active individual to join the Research Engagement Librarian team.

This is an exciting position and the post-holder will provide research engagement and advocacy support to the Faculties of Engineering and Science and will have shared responsibility for the Faculty of Biomedical Sciences. Previous experience of the provision of research services in the Higher Education environment is essential for this role.

As the Open Access lead, the post-holder will need to demonstrate considerable experience of delivering scholarly communication advice, guidance and training. The role requires the ability to understand and interpret relevant legislation and policy for colleagues and service users and demands high level experience of handling data including gathering, analysing and presenting statistics for reporting to University committees and external organisations.

The post-holder will have excellent time-management skills as well as strong planning, organisational and communication skills, including the need to build and maintain relationships at all levels, both internally and externally to the University.

The closing date for applications is Wednesday 16th August 2017.
Interviews will take place early September.

For enquiries about the role contact Debra Avent-Gibson; debra.avent-gibson@bristol.ac.uk telephone 0117 3941078 (internal 41078).