The Columbia University Libraries seek a creative, critical-thinking, and collaborative Project Manager to join the libraries newly formed Digital Project Management Unit. Reporting to the Director of Digital Project Management for Columbia University Libraries, the incumbent will manage the entire project lifecycle of multi-stakeholder, digital projects produced in partnership with various stakeholders and library units. This will include creating project plans, timelines, resource requirements, and communicating this information to the project teams. The incumbent will also provide project management consultations to library staff working on digital projects and provide distributed project management support. Additionally, the incumbent is expected to aid in the ongoing development of the Digital Project Management Unit.
As one of the world's leading research universities, Columbia University in the City of New York provides outstanding opportunities to work and grow in a dynamic, multicultural, intellectual community. The Columbia University Libraries comprises a diverse and engaged staff committed to furthering the University's teaching and research mission through innovation, collaboration, and a commitment to excellence. Columbia University is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer and strongly encourages individuals of all backgrounds and cultures to consider this position.
- Bachelor's degree and 3-5 years' related experience, or an equivalent combination of education and experience
- Experience with digital production procedures, tools, and technologies is required.
- Must be comfortable with project management software.
- Excellent communication skills and ability to work with teams across the organization to execute a project required.
(please note, this is not a digital scholarship or digital humanities position as the projects that are supported may include ds/dh but are not limited to those areas.)