Friday, June 13, 2014

Library Director - Newport Public Library (RI)

Library Director - Newport Public Library (RI). Search extended: Seeking a creative, energetic, forward thinking, problem solver to lead this valued and respected public library. The Library Director, serves as the Chief Executive Officer of the library, and is responsible for the management and operation of the library and its program of services in accordance with policies established by the Board of Trustees. The Director has full authority in such areas as collection development, budget management and personnel administration. Full job description available at MLS from an ALA accredited program and at least 5 years administrative and supervisory experience in a public library required. Experience in library renovation projects and fundraising preferred. Strong technology skills and knowledge of the operation of a 501c3 desirable. Salary is commensurate with experience. Send cover letter, resume, and the names and contact information for 3 references to Position open until filled.