Journal of Information Literacy

Journal of Information Literacy seeks new Digital Communications Officer

Journal of Information LiteracyThe Journal of Information Literacy (JIL), the peer-reviewed open access journal published by the CILIP Information Literacy Group, is recruiting an enthusiastic addition to their editorial team to develop the role of Digital Communications Officer.

About the role

The Journal of Information Literacy publishes innovative and challenging research articles and project reports that push the boundaries of information literacy thinking in theory, practice and method. The post holder will be responsible for developing and delivering a variety of creative and engaging new content for multiple channels, including websites, blogs and social media, to promote JIL. The ideal candidate will have an interest in digital media and communications as well as experience in evaluating and using social media tools (including but not limited to Facebook, Twitter and LinkedIn) and online analytics tools.

How to apply

If you would like to be considered for this role, which is in a voluntary capacity, please send a brief personal statement (no more than 500 words) indicating your ability to undertake the activities listed in the job description. Please send this personal statement, together with a CV, to the Managing Editor, Michelle O’Connell, at

The deadline for applications is Friday 6 January, 2017.

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