IT Systems Librarian Job in Morocco

IT/ Systems Librarian Job Description
Reporting to the Library Director, the IT/ Systems Librarian will be responsible for maintaining the Integrated Library System (ILS) and updating the library’s website. This position will also collaborate with Reference and User Services in implementing library technology.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities
•    Upgrade, customize, and maintain all ILS modules 
•    Respond to staff and patron ILS inquiries
•    Perform periodic system upgrades and computer backups
•    Maintain campus proxy server and URL link resolver
•    Maintain relationships with local consortium and vendors
•    Provide staff training sessions related to relevant new technologies, including ILS updates
•    Act as liaison between the library and campus ITS department
•    Provide computer hardware and software support
•    Generate ILS and website usage statistics
•    Consult with staff regarding technology-based library plans
•    Maintain library website with updates, enhancements, and functionality
•    Create ILS documentation material for staff usage
•    Participate in library planning and policy development
•    Other duties as assigned

Qualifications and Skills
•    Master’s Degree in Library or Information Science
•    BA/BS and minimum of 5 years relevant experience or MS in Computer Science or related field
•    Experience with website development and design (HTML, CSS, PHP, EZProxy, database design)
•    Experience with all Microsoft Office software, especially Excel
•    Excellent English communication skills
•    Willingness to learn and administer new library-related technologies
•    Ability to respond to staff and patron inquiries in a prompt and courteous manner
•    Ability to work both independently and in a collaborative team environment
•    Commitment to customer service
•    Supervisory experience

Preferred Qualifications
•    Experience working with an Integrated Library System (Millennium ILS preferred)

Working Environment
This position may require occasional evening and weekend duties.

Submit your CV, letter of interest, and the names of three professional references to:

       Office of the Vice President for Academic Affairs
       Al Akhawayn University in Ifrane
       P.O. Box 104
       Ifrane, Morocco 53000
       vpaa@aui.ma

Phone: +(212) 53586 2024
Fax    +(212) 53556 7146

Deadline for application is September 17, 2010.

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