“SLIS Alumna Sasha Snyder works as a digital asset cataloguer for this company and is happy to be a contact for any SLISers who have questions about this position. You can reach Sasha at [firstname.lastname@example.org]”
Arthrex’s Digital Asset Cataloguer serves as a curator of Arthrex’s various asset metadata and asset security, including photography, design, video, and animation. The Digital Asset Cataloguer provides support for digital asset workflows, tagging and organizing of digital assets, as well as work closely with various internal clients including creative services, digital media, and project management. The Digital Asset Cataloguer is responsible for uploading assets, troubleshooting failed imports, updating metadata and general asset maintenance. The Digital Asset Cataloguer also performs industry research to create standards for metadata as well as asset security.
Essential Duties and Responsibilities:
Facilitate the uploading and downloading of digital assets
Assign appropriate taxonomy and metadata to assets
Assist with documenting processes and procedures
Maintain usage rights metadata, including validating accuracy
Interact & work closely with internal teams to ensure adoption
Educate, train and promote the use of the digital asset management (DAM) system
Support critical and time sensitive requests
Other duties as identified and assigned
Establish new metadata standards and values as required
Develop visual workflows, data flows, process and business requirements
Support on-going DAM user interface optimization/enhancements according to best practices & user feedback
The above statements describe the general nature and level of work being performed in this job. They are not intended to be an exhaustive list of all duties, and indeed additional responsibilities may be assigned, as required, by management.
Education and Experience:
Masters Degree in Library and Information Sciences required.
Experience in media asset management or digital asset management preferred
Experience in indexing and cataloging required
Knowledge and Skill Requirements/Specialized Courses and/or Training:
Superior written communication skills, particularly spelling and vocabulary
Excellent organization, multi-tasking and time management skills
Ability to work on tight deadlines while maintaining accuracy and attention to detail
Strong research, analysis and problem solving skills.
Ability to work both independently and as part of a team
Excellent verbal skills, including in-person and telephone
Knowledge of digital photography
Knowledge of design programs, particularly Adobe Creative Suite applications
Knowledge of digital file formats
Experience with Microsoft products, including Microsoft Office.
Understanding of Taxonomy development; Controlled Vocabularies; Ontology
Machine, Tools, and/or Equipment Skills:
High level of proficiency in Microsoft Word, Excel, PowerPoint, and Outlook. Experience with SAP is a plus.
Strong business technical writing skills and excellent communication/people skills.
All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, age, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability or protected veteran status.