Librarian

LocationWest Asia
ProfessionOther
Duration1-11 months
SalariedNo
PriorityNo
Job ID1554
DateMarch 7, 2019

The aims of this organization are to make the Bible available in a language people can understand and at a price they can afford. They continue to work on Bible translations for all of the people groups in this nation to have God’s word in their own language. Their translation policy ensures translation guidelines acceptable to the Catholic, Protestant and Orthodox Churches.

A librarian (or library science student) with skills in cataloging is needed to set up a library system for the national organization, for its many Bibles and books in multiple languages, collected over the last 200 years. In the collection are many rare and first edition books of historical significance. This person should be able to design and implement a cataloging system for current and future books, and set up the library.

A person with a heart for integrating their skills in library cataloging and organization with a calling to spread the Good News. A willingness to work cross-culturally with the Director who is a local citizen and believer. Creativity, passion and flexibility are all good characteristics for this person.