Archive Librarian for CNN Indonesia

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Job Requirements:
·         Diploma or Bachelor of Information & Library Science from reputable University, minimum IPK 3
·         Have relevant experience will be an advantage
·         Media archiving and editing software skill will be advantage
·         Good spoken and written English
·         Commitment to learning and professional growth is essential
·         Good interpersonal and communication skills


You will be part of a team helping to ensure daily and weekly television outputs are correctly selected and archived onto the server, and assisting the news team with requests for library material, often working to tight deadlines. You will also catalogue local outputs onto the CNN Indonesia database to agreed standards.

Archive Librarians use expert research skills and knowledge of media production to find video and stills of CNN Indonesia TV databases. Working in a deadline-driven atmosphere, the archive librarian conducts a thorough reference interview, prioritizes requests and uses editorial judgment to pinpoint images to support production and news needs across all CNN Indonesia platforms. Uses knowledge of video rights and usage to help source video or direct clients appropriately.

Procures, ingests, adds metadata, Indexes video, relying on knowledge of departmental policies, video production needs and professional cataloguing guidelines to apply keywords and metadata that enhance the accuracy of catalogue information and gives quick access to video for re-use in production or other business purposes. May participate in archive projects such as thesaurus maintenance. Other duties as needed to support Archive services during breaking news or staff shortages..

You will have excellent cataloging skills and either substantial previous experience of working in a media library, or an information/library management qualification. Excellent communication, team-working and with the ability to respond quickly to daily news deadlines. You will be able to work under pressure, be flexible and able to priorities activities.

Closing Date For This Position:  Jan 23, 2015

To Apply:

To ensure consideration, send resume and cover letter, including the name, address and telephone number to: email to yogihartono@... or yogihartono(ad)yahoo(dot)com