The Editorial Library at The Columbus Dispatch is seeking a skilled Information Specialist to help develop tools, standards and direction for news research performed for the Editorial department. This Specialist will provide information systems support, detailed research, web and database development, and training and technical support for end-users. They will ensure accurate library research is delivered by performing research and general reference services for reporters, editors and other corporate departments using the internal text archive, digital photo archive, and other online databases such as NEXIS and Accurint.
Candidates with a college degree and a master’s in Library Science preferred. Two to three years of reference or research experience is essential, preferably in a news library. Web design experience and knowledge of HTML is essential along with experience working with PHP and MySQL preferred.
For more information and to apply, visit dispatch.com/careers. We are an Equal Employment Opportunity Employer.