Project Manager, University Libraries
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|Title||Project Manager, University Libraries|
|Department||Libraries - Administration (1701)|
The Project Manager will be responsible for the University of Arizona Libraries’ (UAL) implementation of its selected enterprise system, Alma, and Primo, the primary discovery tool for the Libraries. Implementation of Alma and Primo is part of the Tri-University initiative to procure a shared Library Services Platform for the University of Arizona (UA), Arizona State University (ASU), and Northern Arizona University (NAU). This shared system will not only facilitate collaborative collection development opportunities and shared expertise across the universities but also create a platform for the seamless circulation of collections between organizations.
This position will be responsible for the primary project planning, and will oversee the project implementation including oversight of a project steering group. This position will communicate and collaborate with counterparts at ASU, NAU, impacted affiliate university entities including other libraries within UA, and Library employees across all departments to ensure assignment and coordination of work. This position will be responsible for reporting on progress and success towards identified goals and measures. The successful candidate will exercise initiative, flexibility, and possess excellent time management skills. The successful candidate will work well with a large and diverse set of stakeholders on a high-profile project.Visit the University Libraries website to learn more about us.
Outstanding UA benefits include health, dental, and vision insurance plans; life insurance and disability programs; paid vacation, sick leave, and holidays; UA/ASU/NAU tuition reduction for the employee and qualified family members; state and optional retirement plans; access to UA recreation and cultural activities; and more!
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|Duties & Responsibilities||
|Knowledge, Skills, & Abilities||
|Full Time/Part Time||Full Time|
|Number of Hours Worked per Week||40|
|Job Category||Administrative and Professional|
|Benefits Eligible||Yes - Full Benefits|
|Posted Rate of Pay||$46,329 - $81,864|
|Type of criminal background check required:||Name-based criminal background check (non-security sensitive)|
Posting Detail Information
|Number of Vacancies||One|
|Desired Start Date|
|Position End Date (if temporary)|
|Limited to Current UA Employees||No|
|Contact Information for Candidates||
|Open Until Filled||No|
|Review Begins On||04/10/2017|
|Special Instructions to Applicant||
Please include a letter of interest describing how your qualifications and experience are fitting for this position.
|Quick Link for Internal Postings||http://uacareers.com/postings/17230|
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Can you perform the essential functions (job duties) of this position with or without accommodation?
Where did you first learn about this position?
- Arizona Daily Star
- Arizona Republic
- Chronicle of Higher Education
- Department of Economic Security (DES)
- Diverse Issues in Higher Education
- Hispanic Outlook in Higher Education
- Local Job Banks
- Pima County One-Stop
- Professional Conference
- Professional journal/publication
- Referred by UA Employee
- Invited by Dept to Apply
- UA Website
Do you have a Bachelor’s degree with 5 or more years of relevant experience, or an equivalent combination of relevant education and experience?
(Open Ended Question)
Documents Needed to Apply
- Cover Letter