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About the role
The Division of Library, Learning and Information is seeking to recruit a Head of Resources. This key role will provide leadership and management to the teams in the University Library acquiring content, managing electronic resources, enabling access and discovery to the Library's collections, managing collection development and providing support for the Library Services Platform. 
 
This key role will provide leadership and management to the teams in the University Library acquiring content, managing electronic resources, enabling access and discovery to the Library's collections, managing collection development and providing support for the Library Services Platform. 
About you

We are seeking someone with proven leadership and management skills who is able to build teams effectively. You will be able to plan and lead service development along with communicate effectively with multiple stakeholders.

Experience of working with electronic resource management and discovery systems is essential and having knowledge of the range of published content available, and its associated metadata, will be greatly beneficial. 
Additional information

Informal enquiries regarding this opportunity are welcome, and should be made to Joanne Dunham on joanne.dunham@leicester.ac.uk.

We anticipate that interviews will take place on 16 July 2019. 

Leicester is a leading University committed to international excellence, world-changing research and high quality, inspirational teaching. We are strongly committed to inclusivity, promoting equality and celebrating diversity among our staff. Located close to the city centre, our staff enjoy a friendly and supportive working environment, plenty of training opportunities and a wide range of excellent campus facilities.
 
In return for your hard work, we offer a working environment that is committed to inclusivity, through promoting equality and valuing diversity. We offer a competitive salary package with excellent pension scheme, a generous annual leave allowance and an online portal that offers a range of lifestyle benefits and discounts. Located close to Leicester city centre, our award winning campus benefits from a wide range of cafes, a fully equipped sports centre and nursery facilities. Further information regarding our extensive range of staff benefits is available here