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Library Officer

Position: Library Officer
Reports to: Librarian
Contract Type: Regular
Location: Chittagong (BD)


Main Responsibilities of the Job:

  • Provide all types of library services to the patrons of the university library at library’s information/circulation counter.
  • Perform all types of accessioning works.
  • Assist and perform data entry in library database software with proper bibliographic information.
  • Work with the online resources of library.
  • Hire, schedule, and supervise student employees.
  • Contribute to the formulation of library policies and procedures.
  • To carry out any other duties from time to time that may reasonably be required by the line manager.

Other Requirements:

  • Bachelors and Masters in Information Science and Library Management from any recognized university
  • Must have knowledge on research methodologies
  • Knowledge of digital library systems and services
  • Familiar with use of online research databases
  • Keen knowledge in MS Office
  • Must have strong interpersonal communication skill
  • Proficiency in spoken and written English.
  • Able to work under pressure
  • Excellent knowledge in MS Office application
  • Self-motivated, quick learner, able to work independently and also to contribute as a team member
  • Experience of working in a multicultural setting with excellent communication skills
  • Excellent interpersonal skills and ability to represent the University in a professional manner
  • Female candidates are strongly encouraged to apply. Fresher’s are also encouraged to apply.

Salary:  Attractive.

Compensation & other benefits: According to AUW policy. Shared semi furnished housing is available for the candidates outside of Chittagong.

To Apply:

Interested applicants should send their resume along with a cover letter detailing how their qualifications, skills, abilities and experience meet the specific requirements of the role, as outlined in the job description. Attach copy of educational certificates and name of at least 3 references.

Applicant must enclose his/her Photograph with CV. (Name & Contact Information) addressing to mention the position applied on the subject line. The review of applications will begin immediately. Only short-listed candidates will be contacted.