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East African University Rwanda (EAUR) is a Private University accredited by the cabinet decision of 20/03/2015 working in Rwanda, Nyagatare District since 2015.

EAST AFRICAN UNIVERSITY RWANDA (EAUR) VACANCY ANNOUNCEMENT

 East African University Rwanda (EAUR) is a Private University accredited by the cabinet decision of 20/03/2015 working in Rwanda, Nyagatare District since 2015. It offers different programs in Business Studies, Leisure, Hotel & Tourism Management, Film Making and Film Production, Industrial Art & Design, Education (both Sciences & Arts) and Mass Communication & Journalism. As we continue to expand and grow, EAUR seeks to recruit competent and qualified staff to fill the following positions:

JOB TITLE: Librarian

Department: Education

Duties and Responsibilities:

•    Develop and manage convenient, accessible library and information services.
•    Develop and maintain special indexing systems and files for special collections.
•    Maintain the organization of library materials.
•    Ensure efficient retrieval by users.
•    Develop and maintain cataloguing procedures.
•    Distribute materials for cataloguing.
•    Enter cataloguing data into the library’s automated systems. 
•    Process resources for placement on shelf. 
•    File users’ cards in shelf list. 
•    Provide library services in response to the information needs of library users.
•    Train library users to effectively search the library catalogue, internet etc. 

MINIMUM QUALIFICATION

  • A Bachelors in library sciences.
  • Strong knowledge of the Library management system (KOHA) added advantage.
  • Ability to translate students needs and interests into effective library services and programs.
  •  Knowledge of current trends in library services for staff and students.
  • Knowledge of standard library procedures, current information technology, internet and database search capabilities.
  • Able to recognize and set priorities, and to use initiative and independent judgment in a variety of situations.
  • Able to learn and stay current with emerging technology, including digital media.
  • Must be able to speak distinctly to large groups and available to work evenings and weekends when needed. 

No  of positions: 1

Application Procedures

Interested candidates with career aspirations that match these opportunities  should submit the following documents at the Reception of East African University Rwanda (EAUR) not later than 30th  June  2018 at 5:00 pm or/and sent soft copy to info@eaur.ac.rw

  1. Application letter  (including daytime telephone, a working email address,
  2. Curriculum Vitae;
  3. Copy of Degrees and/or certificates and transcripts
  4. Copy of Identity card or passport

Note:  EAUR is an equal opportunity and affirmative action employer and encourages applications from women.

Only short-listed candidates will be contacted.

Done at Nyagatare

On 10th May 2018

Vice Chancellor

Prof. Joseph Gahama