Library Technical Services Manager - Steptoe

Steptoe, an Am100 law firm, is seeking an experienced Library Technical Services Manager for its Research & Information Services Department to be resident in its Washington, DC office. The Technical Services Manager will join a highly collegial team of information professionals who provide research and analysis, electronic and knowledge management services, competitive intelligence, and traditional library services to all firm offices. We are seeking a librarian with exceptional organizational and communication skills, excellent attention to detail, comfort working under tight deadlines, a strong public services orientation, and the ability to work independently and as a member of a team.
This position is responsible for the following:
• Acquiring print and electronic materials
• Cataloging and classifying materials for all firm locations
• Managing the firm’s integrated online library system
• Overseeing and maintaining the library collection, including materials stored in central and remote locations
• Supervising library assistants
• Supporting the firm’s interlibrary loan and document delivery team
• Coordinating with other department managers to help set and implement policies and goals

The ideal candidate will possess the following:
• MLS degree from an ALA-accredited program with at least one cataloging course
• Three or more years of technical services experience in a law or special library including acquisitions, serials control and MARC copy cataloging
• Experience with day-to-day management of integrated online library systems (ideally EOS.Web)
• Deep knowledge of legal publishing and experience coordinating vendor agreements
• Excellent web-searching skills
• Mastery of Microsoft Office applications, especially Excel
• Experience supervising paraprofessionals

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We strongly encourage qualified women, minorities, Veterans, individuals with disabilities, and members of the LGBTQ+ community to apply.