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Acquisitions Supervisor

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Work type: Regular
Location: Malibu Campus
Categories: Administrative/Office Support, Libraries

The Acquisitions Supervisor orders library materials in all formats to support learning, knowledge, and scholarship for students and faculty.


  • Order library materials in all formats
  • Manage processing tasks
  • Manage serials and standing orders
  • Process invoices
  • Create requisitions in the university financial management system for library databases, materials, and services
  • Forecast spending for selected vendors, submit invoices to OpenInvoice, and prepare Simpler reports
  • Perform other duties as assigned
  • Uphold University mission through work performed

The above information has been designed to indicate the general nature and level of work performed by employees within this classification. It is not designed to contain or be interpreted as a comprehensive inventory of all duties, responsibilities, and qualifications required of employees assigned to this job.

Skills and Qualifications

Required: Minimum of two years of college. Excellent communication skills, both oral and written; excellent organizational skills; knowledge of bibliographic data; the ability to perform detailed work; the ability to work independently and as a team member; the ability to move loaded book trucks. Excellent computer skills including keyboarding.

Preferred: 4-year college degree; bookkeeping experience; previous library experience. Reading knowledge of a foreign language; knowledge of MARC 21 and AACR2/RDA. Experience with OCLC Connexion, EBSCONET, PeopleSoft, and a library automation system.

Qualified individuals should be able to articulate a strong commitment to diversity, and have the ability to work effectively with individuals from different backgrounds.

Offers of employment are contingent upon successful completion of a criminal, education, and employment screening.

This is a regular, non-exempt, 40 hour per week position.

Salary: Commensurate with experience

Advertised: Pacific Standard Time
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