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Tuesday, August 13, 2013

(Temp) Taxonomist, LAC Group (NY)

(Temp) Taxonomist, LAC Group – NY

LAC Group is seeking an experienced Taxonomist for our corporate client, a large International insurance and financial services organization located in New York City.

This is a full-time position to discover and classify large amounts of on- and off-line content and build methodologies to display that content that makes intuitive sense to a variety of corporate audiences.  This position will last for 6 months and could go longer depending on the client’s needs.    We are looking for someone to start immediately.
  • Conduct content audits to discover and classify relevant material that will be used to train employees;
  • Develop and implement content taxonomies that will encompass existing content and allow for future expansion;
  • Analyze web metrics and search data;
  • Create and revise taxonomy-related documents, including business requirements, guidelines, manuals, etc.;
  • Coordinate with technical teams to integrate taxonomy into search, content management and workspace applications;
  • Build and maintain online knowledge repository;
  • Conduct online training, working sessions and user research
Qualifications/ Requirements:
  • 5+ years’ experience working with taxonomies and metadata;
  • Exceptional knowledge of SharePoint Foundation and Enterprise as well as SharePoint administration, Microsoft certification a plus;
  • Experience educating others on SharePoint usage useful;
  • Experience working in a corporate environment;
  • Strong written and verbal communication skills;
  • Ability to triage incoming requests from multiple sources;
  • Knowledge of content management systems helpful;
  • Basic understanding