Project Manager – CGI – Washington, DC

Position Description:

The Project Manager (PM) will perform a variety of tasks in cataloging conversion management to meet stringent requirements set forth by the government client. The PM will be expected to meet and exceed client expectations for quantity and quality of the work product, and must be able to effectively manage a mid-sized team to prioritize and complete various daily and ongoing tasks.

Position will be located in Washington, DC.

Your future duties and responsibilities:

Daily activities may include:

• Inspect and review bibliographic, holdings and item records in the Library of Congress ILS
• Assign and monitor work on a daily basis
• Produce written reports of work performed
• Address performance and personnel issues with the client and Corporate Liaison
• Train staff on procedures and policies
• Plan, monitor and review the processing of the collections
• Ensure that all safety rules and procedures are followed
• Ensure that all staff meet the accuracy and productivity requirements stipulated

Required qualifications to be successful in this role:

  • MLS degree from an ALA-accredited institution
    • Experience managing a project with a staff of 10 or more employees
    • Demonstrated working knowledge of processing materials in various languages
    • Demonstrated experience or understanding of cataloging using Library of Congress Classification, AACR and RDA procedures
    • Demonstrated experience using the Voyager ILS system
    • Knowledge and ability to train staff and to handle the assignment and monitoring of work to be inspected
    • The ability to address performance and personnel issues
    • The ability to compile statistical data to produce daily, weekly, monthly and annual reports of work performed
    • Demonstrated experience using Microsoft Office and Excel in particular
    • Ability to communicate in English (written and oral)
    • Ability to successfully complete background investigation covering criminal, education and employment history
    • Work schedule of 40 hours a weekMonday through Friday between the hours of 8:30am and 5:00pm

    • Fluency in any foreign language is highly desire

To apply to the position please  see the address below.   Please email with any questions.

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