BITSoM, the BITS School of Management


Job Opening:   Librarian
Location:         Mumbai, Maharashtra
Joining:          Immediate


About the Business School:

A business school for tomorrow’s leaders in the heart of the business capital of India. That’s who we are: BITSoM, the BITS School of Management. BITSoM is powered by the spirit of excellence and entrepreneurial culture that BITS Pilani, an Institution of Eminence, has cultivated for over five decades.

Job Responsibilities* :

1. Selecting, developing, cataloguing and classifying library resources
2. Answering readers' enquiries
3. Using library systems and specialist computer applications
4. Management of staff, including recruitment, training and/or supervisory duties

5. Liaising with departmental academic staff, external organizations and suppliers
6. Ensuring that library services meet the needs of particular groups of users (eg staff, postgraduate students, disabled students)
7. Managing budgets and resources
8. Supporting independent research and learning
9. Developing IT facilities
10. Assisting readers to use computer equipment, conduct literature searches etc
11. Promoting the library's resources to users


Preferred Qualifications:

1. Master's degree in library and information studies
2. A minimum of 15 years of substantial and progressively more responsible experience in management in an academic or research library
3. Demonstrated working knowledge of current technology, software, and automated library systems
4. Experience managing a budget for a department, project, team or committee
5. Demonstrated analytical and problem-solving skills with ability to think strategically, be forward thinking, and embrace change
6. Evidence of successful project management
7. Solid record of working with all levels of library personnel, as well as faculty and students
8. A record of professional involvement and contribution at the provincial or national levels


*Job responsibilities stated are not to be taken as an exhaustive statement of duties. Employees may be required to perform other job-related duties as necessary.


Please send your CV to: General Manager, HR, BITSoM, Email: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

Last date for submission of application on or before : 15-04-2022


Posted by Dr. Ranjan Sinha Thakur, Librarian, BITS Pilani, Pilani Campus, Rajasthan