Digitization & Conservation Project Manager

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The Ohio State University Libraries
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Wednesday, 1 March, 2023 - 00:00

The Ohio State University Libraries has a position available for a new Digitization & Conservation Project Manager.

Please submit resume and cover letter with application at https://osu.wd1.myworkdayjobs.com/OSUCareers/job/Columbus-Campus/Digitiz...

The posting will expire March 1, 2023.

Posting Range
The posting range for this position is $58,100 - $70,000 annually.

Position Description

The Digitization & Conservation Project Manager is responsible for managing complex, interdepartmental workflows and projects for the Preservation and Digitization program. Performs the high-level functions of intake, assessment, and management of formal projects and patron requests. Plans and analyzes departmental projects, including scope, timeline projection, affected parties, exclusions, risks, allocation of staff time, workflow, and other factors, informing project partners across departments of requirements and impacts prior to start of projects. Conducts progress reporting and assessment throughout the duration of project work. Uses advanced software to collect statistics, using information gathered to project staff hours, estimate completion timelines, and plan for allocation of resources for future projects. Coordinates communications between project partners in multiple departments across the organization. Ensures partners are informed of project requirements and deadlines. Brings stakeholders together at project end to assess outcomes, collect data, identify opportunities for improvement, and author final project report. Uses information from completed projects in a continual iterative process to build improved workflows and practices for future projects. will operate with a high degree of independence, decision-making capabilities, judgment, consistency, and relationship-building.

The Ohio State University is an Equal Employment Opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to age, ancestry, color, disability, ethnicity, gender, gender identity or expression, genetic information, HIV/AIDS status, military status, national origin, pregnancy, race, religion, sex, sexual orientation, or veteran status. The Ohio State University is a member of the Association of College and Research Libraries (ACRL) Diversity Alliance.