UKeiG is looking for additional Management Committee members.
Are you a CILIP or a UKeiG member who wants to be active on a committee? Now is your chance to join the management committee of UKeiG, a special interest group of CILIP with over 1300 members.
We promote and advance the effective exploitation and management of electronic information and digital resources, and offer a wide range of resources including training events and our quarterly publication, eLucidate.
UKeiG’s management committee meets four or five times a year and is supported by an administrator and collaborative working platforms. We work in small groups focusing on activities ranging from the creation of great new training and networking events, providing a range of awards and bursaries to information professionals and students, to commissioning content for our website and eNewsletter. Being a committee member is a great CPD opportunity
In Particular we are looking for members to look after these roles: CPD support; Deputy Secretary; Deputy Web support; Social Media Support, Membership Engagement and Student Members.
Member Engagement Lead
The Member Engagment Lead is to develop member engagement activities including market research (for example: to run surveys & feedback activities), engagement activities (e.g.twitterchats), publicity & marketing (e.g. materials for promoting UKeiG at conferences, training & other events); working closely with the social media lead, publications coordinator; training programme lead & web manager.
Deputy Honorary Secretary
to support UKeiG's Honorary Secretary, John Wickenden, and other UKeiG officers, in a range of tasks which support this very successful special interest group. Specific tasks can be negotiated with the Honorary Secretary but may include preparing committee meeting agendas & minutes; arrangements for annual Member’s Day/AGM & other events; maintaining committee documentation & records management; liaising with CILIP Member Networks; liaison with CILIP conference; supporting committee members with group activities.
This role would support our administrator in planning and running our CPD courses
Deputy Web support
This role would work with the Web Lead and ensure our web pages are comprehensive and kept up to date. This is a vital role in communicating with our members.
Students - do you want to gain experience as a Student Committee member on the UKeiG Management Committee? Are you looking for an opportunity to serve on a committee as a CPD activity? If you are interested in electronic information and resources, then this is for you.There would also be an opportunity to join one of our excellent CPD courses for free.
If any of the above roles interest you and like to join us please contact John Wickenden (email: firstname.lastname@example.org). Or complete this nomination form and return to John.
We look forward to hearing from you.
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