Wednesday, May 7, 2014

Librarian, Kwale International Sugar Company Ltd

Job Title: Librarian

Recruiter: Kwale International Sugar Company Ltd    

Contract: Permanent     

Location: Kwale

Available: Immediately    

Category: Library        

Reports to: Administration Officer

Company Overview: Kwale International Sugar Company Limited (KISCOL) is an upcoming sugar processing complex on the South Coast of Kenya. It shall have a 3000TCD Capacity with Cogen facilities. For more information please visit our website.
Purpose of the Position: The Librarian is responsible for providing library and research services for the organization and Maintenance of the library and its collections.

Key Responsibilities:
  • Manage the planning of digital library, administrative and budgetary functions of library and information Services
  • Organize digital knowledge and information;
  • Provide digital reference services and electronic information services;
  • Catalogue and categorize digital documents and digital knowledge.
  • Order materials and maintain records for payment of invoices
  • Maintaining library catalogues and making them easy to use
  • Prepare reports related to library and information services, and activities
  • Ensuring that library services meet the needs of particular groups of users
Key Competencies:
  • Exceptional organisation skills
  • Attention to detail and a quality-driven approach.
  • Excellent communication skills.
  • The ability to cope under pressure in a fast paced environment
  • Excellent interpersonal skills and the ability to work both as part of a team and on your own initiative
  • Keen to develop new skills and knowledge and contribute to the development of the department, professional in your approach.
Qualification and Experience
  • We are looking for an individual who has relevant work experience with digital library exposure, 3-5 years of experience,
  • Degree in Library and Information Services. (Masters will be added advantage though not essential)
If you fit the description, kindly send your CV to on or before 17th May 2014, clearly indicating the position applied for.