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We are offering an exciting opportunity for an experienced and innovative information professional to join our team at the University of Sussex Library in a new role which will be responsible for the management and development of the Library’s collections, including the University’s Special Collections held at The Keep.
You will provide leadership and management to the Collection Development Team and the Special Collections Team to ensure a consistently excellent service both at the Library and The Keep. You will work closely with other Library units and The Keep Partners to deliver these services, and collaborate with academic and external organisations to deliver collection-related projects.
It is essential that you have demonstrable leadership and management skills, significant experience of collection management within a library context, and a good understanding of current trends relating to the delivery of library and archive services and collection care, and the wider landscape of higher education.
Further information and application forms are available at http://www.sussex.ac.uk/about/jobs/collections-manager-3247
For an informal discussion about this post contact Fiona Courage (01273 877911 / 01273 337518) or Jane Harvell (01273 877831).
Head of Collections and Academic Services
University of Sussex Library
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