Telecommuting Taxonomy Specialist

Job ID: Available for Members

Location: Nationwide

Compensation: To Be Discussed

Posted: Friday, April 20, 2018

Job Category: Consulting, Information Technology

Telecommute Level: 100% Telecommute

Travel Requirements: No Travel

Weekly Hours: Full Time

Employment Status: Independent Contractor

Employer Type: Employer

Career Level: Experienced

Education Level: Masters

Additional Information: Continuously Hiring

Job Summary

A consulting company is seeking a Telecommuting Taxonomy Specialist.

Individual must be able to fulfill the following responsibilities:

  • Working directly with clients, partners, and other stakeholders to understand information access
  • Assisting with management and maintenance of subject-specific taxonomies
  • Developing and maintaining scope notes, synonym lists, and related terms for taxonomies

Qualifications Include:

  • Master's degree in library/information science
  • Strong understanding of taxonomies from graduate coursework and/or in a professional setting
  • Experience working with an understanding of copyright and Creative Commons licenses
  • High degree of professionalism and discretion
  • Clear and concise communication skills
  • Effective time-management skills: ability to prioritize, follow-through with tasks, juggle multiple tasks and meet deadlines