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Job Opportunity: Acquisitions Librarian, National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST)

  • 1.  Job Opportunity: Acquisitions Librarian, National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST)

    Posted 09-17-2021 09:50

    NIST, an agency within the U.S. Department of Commerce, is looking for an Acquisitions Librarian to join our team!

    Responsibilities:

    Coordinate and execute all procurement activities for the library resources, equipment, goods, and services. Work in partnership with the library administrative officer in ensuring continuous solvency. Partner with the e-resources librarian on the procurement of resources and assist with collection analysis activities. Work with library staff to prepare statements of work, make bankcard purchases, evaluate government contracts and license agreements, and conduct market research. Serve as the library's COR on library contracts and act as the library's liaison with NIST Acquisitions Management Division (AMD), with emphasis on establishing frequent and positive working relationships. Contribute to the establishment of an acquisitions workflow which reflects a high level of effectiveness and process improvement. Contribute to collection development activities and solvency exercises by providing data and reports and offering analysis of variables which affect long-range program performance.


    Note: This position is open only to current and former Federal employees. Applicants must have COR Level II certification.


    Open and closing dates: 09/16/2021 to 09/30/2021


    For full posting and to apply: https://www.usajobs.gov/GetJob/ViewDetails/614172600



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    Susan Makar
    Librarian
    US National Institute of Standards & Technology - NIST
    1-301-975-3054
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