Visiting Digital Project Manager

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Created: September 20, 2012



Qualifications include:
  • MLIS/MLS with Archives concentration or equivalent degree
  • Track record of managing similar projects
  • Two years library or archives experience with a supervisory component
  • Experience with digitization, metadata standards (e.g. MARC or Dublin Core) and database applications
  • Grant writing and grants administration experience
  • Facility with a large range of computer applications, particularly Adobe Acrobat and Microsoft Excel
  • Excellent written and oral communication skills
  • Ability to relate effectively to a diverse array of librarians, archivists, IT professionals, student workers, and members of the community at large

Responsibilities include:
  • Oversee all aspects of digitization, including hiring,  supervision, and training of student workers and partners
  • Coordinate metadata creation with the library project team and community partners, and supervise student and full-time workers performing metadata entry using CONTENTdm, Excel, and other applications
  • Oversee quality assurance for imaging and metadata
  • Complete all paperwork, reporting, and documentation required by the granting agency
  • Devise and implement outreach activities with emphasis on promoting the project within the community and on attracting community partners for later phases
  • Chair project team meetings and develop additional communication strategies to keep the library and institutional partners informed of project status

AVAILABLE: October 15, 2012.

APPLY BY: September 28, 2012; position will remain open until filled.


Please send a cover letter, curriculum vitae, and the names and contact information of three references by e-mail as attachments to:
Or by mail:
Kathy Bradshaw
UNCG University Libraries
PO Box 26170
Greensboro NC 27402-6170

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