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Indexer - LAC Group

Location: USA - DC - Washington DC

LAC Group is seeking an Indexer for an opportunity to work on-site at the International Monetary Fund located in Washington, DC. This is a full-time, benefitted position. The responsibilities shall include but not be limited to the following duties:

  • Review and index articles, journals, and research papers;
  • Assist with the mapping of internal subject terms to external controlled vocabularies (LCSH, JEL, Thema and BISAC)
  • Update of the IMF taxonomy which is used to categorize, search, and retrieve IMF publications and records
  • Support the implementation of automated indexing processes as needed
  • Provide quality assurance of terms using MetaLogic and similar applications;
  • Update SharePoint;
  • Create bibliographic records in JOLIS catalog;
  • Conduct quality control of records;
  • Support indexing activities as needed.

  • MLS or similar required
  • Two years’ experience indexing with controlled vocabularies and subject terms
  • Ability to develop an understanding of subject matter in finance and international development
  • Knowledge of SharePoint and MetaLogic preferred
  • Ability to learn established indexing procedures
  • Excellent writing ability
  • Strong attention to detail
  • Ability to manage work independently and accurately with minimal mistakes

LAC Group is an Equal Opportunity Employer / Affirmative Action Employer who values diversity in the workplace.