The Pew Charitable Trusts has an opening for a professional librarian in its Washington D.C. office. Please apply for the position online at the following link: https://jobs-pct.icims.com/jobs/3488/job
Position description follows below.
The Pew Charitable Trusts is driven by the power of knowledge to solve today’s most challenging problems. Pew applies a rigorous, analytical approach to improve public policy, inform the public and stimulate civic life.
We are an independent nonprofit organization – the sole beneficiary of seven individual trusts established between 1948 and 1979 by two sons and two daughters of Sun Oil Company founder Joseph N. Pew and his wife, Mary Anderson Pew.
Our work lays the foundation for effective policy solutions by informing and engaging citizens, linking diverse interests to pursue common cause and insisting on tangible results. Our projects encourage efficient, responsive governments – at the local, state, national and international levels – serving the best interests of the people. We partner with a diverse range of donors, public and private organizations and concerned citizens who share our interest in fact-based solutions and goal-driven investments to improve society.
With offices in Philadelphia, Washington, D.C., Brussels and London and staff in other regions of the United States as well as Australia, Pew provides an exciting learning environment and the opportunity to work with highly talented individuals. We are a dynamic, rapidly evolving organization that values creativity and innovative thinking and fosters strong teamwork with mutual respect.
The Senior Associate, Research Librarian position offers a challenging opportunity for an individual to contribute to a wide range of initiatives for a leading nonprofit institution. The primary duties of the Senior Associate, Research Librarian are conducting customized research on behalf of Pew’s staff, maintaining and strengthening Pew’s Washington, D.C. library collection, and providing frontline library support to Pew’s Washington, D.C. staff.
This position is based in Washington, D.C. The Senior Associate, Research Librarian is a member of the Knowledge Management and Research Support unit and reports to the Manager, Knowledge Management and Research Support in Philadelphia.