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Current Repository & Open Access Jobs

This page lists current jobs in open access, repositories and related fields that have been forwarded to the SHERPA team. If you have a vacancy in this area that you would like to advertise, then please forward details to Bill Hubbard in the SHERPA team.

Previously advertised posts are listed at the bottom of the page to assist you in preparing advertisements. You may also find the following documents useful: Repository Staff and Skills Set document and the JISC Recruitment Toolkit

Current Posts

There are no current posts


Previously advertised posts

January 2013

Research Publications Librarian, St George's, University of London

December 2012

Leicester Research Archive Manager, University of Leicester

November 2012

Scholarly Communications Manager, Unviersity of Edinburgh

Research Publications Librarian, St George's, Unviersity of London (0.8 FTE - Permanent)

August 2012

Institutional Repository & Records Manager, Glasgow School of Art

July 2012

World War One Digitisation Project Repository Support Manager, National Library of Wales, Aberystwyth

May 2012

Research Publications Project Officer, Library Services, Open University

March 2012

Institutional Repository Officer, Queen's University Belfast

February 2012

Product Manager, Open Repository (ref:BMC/PMR)

Software Developer (Digital Repository), University of Liverpool

Digital Repository Developer, Milton Keynes

Data Management Project Officer, British Library, London

Technical Developer (Research Data Management) (Fixed-term), University of Nottingham

Service Developer (Research Data Management) (Fixed-term), University of Nottingham

Project Manager (Research Data Management) (Fixed-term), University of Nottingham

January 2012

Digital Library Metadata Specialist, Cambridge University

Project Officer (Digital Communications Enhancement) (6 month fixed term contract), London School of Economics

December 2011

eResearch Systems Analyst, Australian National Data Service, Canberra Office

Digital Library Officer, Wolverhampton Campus

November 2011

Digital Repositories Specialist, University of London

INSPIRE web developer, Stanford University

Business Manager (Repositories), EDINA, Edinburgh

October 2011

Mimas Senior Development Officer (Jorum Technical Coordinator)

Technical Developer - Open Access Services (Fixed-term)

Technical Developer - Repositories Support Project (Fixed-Term)

Open Access Adviser - RSP (Repositories Support Project) (Fixed Term)

September 2011

Senior IT Research Liaison Manager, University of Leicester

August 2011

Research Information Officer, Royal Holloway

June 2011

Research Data Management Coordinator, University of Sydney

Research Data Manager

May 2011

Repository Development Officer, Coventry University

Digital Archive, Web and Systems Support Librarian

DSpace@Cambridge Research Data and Digital Curation Officer

April 2011

Senior Manager - Research Data Management, CSIRO

Academic Support Librarian (E-Services), LSE

February 2011

Associate Director (E-Strategy & Technical Services) - Library Services

Software Developer, BioMed Central

Technical Developer - Repositories Support Project (Fixed-term), Centre for Research Communications

13210T Library & Repository Systems Officer / Library / North West / Temporary

Assistant / Associate / Full Professor - Digital Preservation/Records Management  -  1001189, University of Toronto

Timescapes Digital Resources Officer, Univeristy of Leeds

January 2011

Open Access Adviser (Repositories Support Project) (Fixed-term), Centre for Research Communications

Technical Developer - Open Access Services (Fixed-term), Centre for Research Communications

Administrator (Fixed-term), Centre for Research Communications

Digital Library Systems Manager and Developer (Foundations Project), University of Cambridge

Digital Library Developer (Foundations Project), University of Cambridge

Digital Repository Manager, City University London

December 2010

Project Manager - Institutional Repository, Research and Enterprise Office

Scholarly Communications Librarian

November 2010

Part-time E-Repository Librarian

October 2010

Information Systems Librarian

Curation Services Officer

Institutional Repository Manager (Temporary - Full time

September 2010

Systems Analyst (incl. Repository)

Open Access Consultant

Project Manager - Arts Learning and Teaching Online (ALTO)

Part-Time Repository Manager

Open Access Adviser - Repositories Support Project (Fixed Term)

Open Access Services Coordinator (Fixed-term)

Technical Developer - Open Access Services (Fixed-term)

August 2010

Senior Assistant Librarian: Repository and Digital Media Management

June 2010

Metadata and Repository Officer, University of Salford

Repository & Digital Assets Manager, Royal Holloway, University of London

May 2010

Scholarly Communication Librarian - Associate University Librarian, University of Florida, George A. Smathers Libraries

March 2010

DSpace@Cambridge Support and Liaison Officer (Temporary), University of Cambridge

Digital Collections Officer, University of Surrey

February 2010

Research Institutional Repository Officer

Digital Research Repository Support Officer, University of St Andrews

January 2010

SPARC Europe - Executive Director

Technical Developer - Repositories Support Project - CRC, University of Nottingham

Open Access Adviser - Europe- CRC, University of Nottingham

Open Access Adviser - Research Communications Strategy -CRC, University of Nottingham

E-Repositories Manager, Digital Services, University of Warwick

December 2009

RADAR Repository Services Development Manager - Directorate of Learning Resources

Jorum Services Manager

November 2009

Knowledge and Information Management Officer, Knowledge Exchange and Capacity Building Division, KCE, Rome, Italy

Institutional Repository Manager, Research and Enterprise Office, University of Essex

Digital Preservation Project Manager - House of Lords

Incremental (Research Data Management) Project Manager - Cambridge University Library, University of Cambridge

Incremental (Research Data Management) Project Officer - Cambridge University Library, University of Cambridge

UCA Repository and Digitisation Officer - University for the Creative Arts - Farnham - closed 23 November

October 2009

Assistant Librarian - University of the West of England, Bristol- closed 23 October

Cataloguer - Names 2 Project Analyst, British Library- closed 18 October

September 2009

DSpace@Cambridge Support and Liaison Officer (Temporary), Cambridge University Library, University of Cambridge- closed 30 September

Institutional Repository Administrator, University of the Arts London- closed 25 September

Institutional Repository Manager, University of the Arts London- closed 25 September

Institutional Repository Project Assistant, Library & Information Services, Teeside University- closed 12pm 25 September

Programme Manager - Information Environment (maternity cover), JISC, The University of Bristol- closed 9am 17 September

Metadata Administrator, Information and Learning Services, Learning Research & Suppport, University of Plymouth- closed 9 September

Project Officer, UK Centre for Bioscience, The Higher Education Academy, University of Leeds- closed 7 September

Project Support Officer, School of Physical and Geographical Sciences, Faculty of Natural Sciences, Keele University - closed 7 September

Application Specialist (Library Systems), Information Services Directorate, University of East Anglia - closed 3 September

August 2009

Software Developer, Department of Chemistry, University of Cambridge - closed 24 August

Metadata & Repository Officer, Information and Learning Services, University of Salford - closed 14 August

E-Repositories Services Officer, Library, Newcastle University - closed 14 August

July 2009

Software Development Manager, Centre for e-Research, King's College London - closed 31 July

Information Systems Developer, University of Edinburgh - closed 31 July

Project Manager (I-WIRE),Information Services, Aberystwyth University - closed 17 July

Assistant Programme Manager,JISC Innovation Group Programme Office, King's College London - closed 15 July

June 2009

DSpace@Cambridge Support and Liaison Officer, University of Cambridge - closed 1 July

LIFE3 Financial Modeller & Analyst, British Library - closed 21 June

Life3 Project Manager, British Library - closed 21 June

Digital Repositories Manager, Leeds University Library - closed 15 June

Digital Preservation Archivist, Archives and Corporate Records Services (ACRS)/ Centre for eResearch (CeRch), King's College London - closed 5 June

May 2009

User Experience Analyst/ Developer, The National e-Science Centre, The University of Edinburgh - closed 27 May

Research Associate, National e-Science Centre (NeSC), University of Glasgow - closed 15 May

Repository Support Officer (Technical)/Swyddog Cymorth Cadwrfeydd (Technegol) Information Services/Gwasanaethau Gwybodaeth, Aberystwyth University - closed 15 May

Digital Library Systems Developer, The University of York- closed 13 May

Open Repository Service Manager, BioMed Central - closed 12 May (at request of Bio Med Central because vacancy filled)

April 2009

Institutional Repository Support Officer Planning Support Office, University of Reading- closed 24 April

Systems Analyst, Kingston University, London - closed 20 April

University of Edinburgh MIMS (Museum Collections & Image Management System) Project Officer Digital Library, The University of Edinburgh - closed 17 April

Library Systems Officer, Library Services, Royal Holloway, University of London- closed 15 April

Assistant Librarian (E-Services), London School of Economics- closed 3 April

March 2009

Senior Assistant Librarian: Head of Technical Services (job share), Newcastle University- closed 19 March

Subject Librarian, Centre for Broadcast History, The Media School, Bournemouth University - closed 13 March

SHERPA-LEAP Project Officer, UCL Library Services - closed 10 March

February 2009

Metadata Librarian, Operations Development Library, The University of Warwick - closed 27 February

University of East London Research Services Librarian - closed 13 February

Programmer/Repository Web Developer, The Library and Learning Resource Centre, The Open University - closed 5 February

Digital Preservation Specialist: Parliamentary Archives, House of Lords - closed 2 February

January 2009

Research Officer (Text Digitisation), UKOLN, University of Bath - closed 30 January

December 2008

SOAP Fellowship, CERN, Geneva, Switzerland- closed 12 January

Metadata Technical Officer, LSE Library- closed 17 December

SHERPA-LEAP Project Officer, UCL Library Services - closed 16 December

Digital Preservation Specialist: Parliamentary Archives, UK Parliament - closed 12 December

November 2008

Library Assistant: UCL Eprints (NEEO Project), University College London - closed 7 November

BRII Project Analyst, Systems and E-Research Service (SERS), University of Oxford - closed 7 November

BRII Project Analyst, Oxford University Library Services- closed 7 November

Institutional Publications Repository Manager, University of Reading - closed 3 November

October 2008

Collection Digitisation Manager, Library, London School of Economics and Political Science - closed 28 October

Library Digital Project Officer, University College Cork - closed 24 October

Digitisation Officer, JISC-Funded CHARTER Project, University of Exeter- closed 10 October

Mimas Development Officer (Jorum Communications) - Mimas, University of Manchester- closed 6 October

September 2008

Digitiation Programme Officer JISC Collections / JISC Executive- closed 29 September

Information & Metadata Assistant, Library Services, University of Surrey - closed 26 September

Repository Officer, Library & Information Services, Aston University - closed 22 September

Repository Software Developer, King's College London - closed 17 September

August 2008

Sales Executive - Open Repository, Bio Med Central - closed 29 August

Publications Repository Developer: 2 years fixed term, E-Science Centre, Science & Technology Facilities Council, Oxfordshire - closed 01 August

July 2008

Science, Technology and Medicine Content Expert Datasets, The British Library- closed 04 July

June 2008

SHERPA Repository Development Officer (Fixed-term), University of Nottingham- closed 27 June

Systems and Applications Developers - UK Data Archive, University of Essex- closed 13 June

May 2008

Systems Developer (Repositories Integration) - UKOLN - closed 16 May

Research Officer (Metadata Advocacy) - UKOLN - closed 16 May

Mimas Development Officer - Jorum Community Enhancement - closed 13 May

Jorum Senior Software Engineer - closed 9 May

Jorum Software Engineer - closed 9 May

April 2008

Metadata Manager - Digital Humanities Observatory, Ireland - closed 16 May

Research Repository Manager - The Open University - closed 9 May

Systems Developer (Repositories Integration) - UKOLN - closed 1 May

Research Officer - (Metadata Advocacy) - UKOLN - closed 1 May

Web Archive Preservation Project Manager (The British Library) - closed 25th April

Mimas Development Officer (UK PubMed Central) - closed 15th April

March 2008

Mimas Development Officer (CAIRD Project) - closed 1st April

Information Services Web Site Manager (University of Nottingham)- closed 3rd April 2008

Feb 2008

Jan 2008

‘Timescapes’ Digital Repository Technical Officer (University of Leeds) - closed 8th February 2008

Dec 2007

Institutional Repository and Digitisation Librarian (Galway, Ireland) - closed 7 December 2007

Nov 2007

Software Developer: IncReASe Project (White Rose Consortium, Yorkshire) - closed 9 Nov 2007

Digital Repository Software Developer (University of Oxford) closed 9 Nov 2007

Institutional Repository Manager (UEL, London) closed 2 Nov 2007

Institutional Repository Programmer (LSE, London) - closed 9 Nov 2007

Oct 2007

Repositories Officer (UCL, London) closed 15 October

Senior Library Assistant - (ePrints Content Editor) (Lancaster) closed 5 October 2007

Sept 2007

DSpace Developer (Cambridge) closed 26 Sept 2007

Repository Support Officer (SOAS, London) closed 21 Sept 2007

CAIRO Repository Technical Support & Software Developer (Fixed term for 6 months) (Manchester) closed 20 Sept 2007

Institutional Repository Technical Support & Software Developer (Fixed term for 1 year) (Manchester) closed 20 Sept 2007

Software Engineer: Repository Developer (EDINA, Edinburgh) closed 14 Sept 2007

UKPMC Engagement Manager (British Library, London) closed 3 Sept 2007

Aug 2007

Digital Repositories Research Coordinator (Oxford University) closed 31 Aug 2007

IncReASe Technical Developer (University of Leeds / White Rose Consoritum) - closed 10 Aug 2007

July 2007

Preservation Services and Projects Manager (AHDS, London) - closed 31 July 2007

June 2007

IncReASe Project (White Rose Universities) - closed 1/6/2007

May 2007

Digital Repository Developer Spoken Word Services - (Saltire Centre Glasgow Caledonian University, Glasgow) - closed 25/5/2007

Temporary DSpace@Cambridge Support and Liaison Officer (University of Cambridge) - closed 25/5/2007

Project Manager (Version Identification Framework Project) (LSE, London) - closed 18/5/07

Project & Communications Officer (Version Identification Framework Project) (LSE, London) - closed 18/5/07

Institutional Repository Database Administrator (IS/231) (University of Salford, Manchester) - closed 4/5/07

April 2007

Programme Manager Digital Repositories (Maternity Cover, JISC Executive) - closed 4/4/2007

March 2007

Space@Cambridge Repository Manager (University of Cambridge) - closed 14/3/2007

DSpace@Cambridge Support and Liaison Officer (University of Cambridge) - closed 14/3/2007

Repositories Project Officer (Assistant Librarian), Robinson Library, (University of Newcastle upon Tyne) - closed 9/3/2007

February 2007

Planets Project Manager (Boston Spa, West Yorkshire or London) - closed 18/2/2007

Digital Initiatives Librarian, Media and Data Repository Development (Georgia Tech) - closed 16/2/2007

CLIR Postdoctoral Fellow (Georgia Tech) - closed 16/2/2007

Repository Research Programmer [Java Web Systems Developer] (Aberystwyth) - closed 7/2/2007

Project Officer RIOJA (Part-time, UCL) - closed 5/2/2007


JISC Repositories Support Project, UKOLN Research Officers (2) - closed 26/1/2007

Project Manager LIFE2 Project (British Library, St Pancras, London) - closed 12/01/2007


Software Developer and Repository Support Officer (Fixed term for 13 months) - closed 21/12/2006

Oxford Research Archive - Research Archive Assistant (University of Oxford) - closed 21/12/06

Institutional Repository Development Officer (Salford) - closed 14/12/06

Repository Support Officer (2 Posts, Aberystwyth) - closed 13/12/06

Repository Research Programmer (Aberystwyth) - closed 13/12/06

BioMed Central Open Repository (DSpace) Senior and Junior Software Developers (2 posts) - closed 25/10/06

OPEN UNIVERSITY LIBRARY: Research Publications Librarian - closed 21/09/06

SHERPA European Development Officers - 01/08/06 - closed 14/08/06

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