The Central New York Library Resources Council (CLRC) Board of Trustees is in search of a knowledgeable, farsighted leader to serve as their future Executive Director. The successful candidate will work with the Board of Trustees, staff and membership in furthering the goals of the Council. Duties include but are not limited to; serving as an ex-officio member of the Board of Trustees, representing the Council at meetings pertinent to Council affairs, overseeing the implementation of the CLRC Plan of Service, acting as a liaison with the other Empire State Library Network Councils in New York State, supervision and hiring of library staff. A full job description may be found at:
The successful candidate must hold an MLS from an ALA-accredited program, hold or be eligible to receive, a New York State public librarian’s professional certificate and have eight or more full years of professional library experience (post-MLS), at least two years of which shall have been in an administrative capacity. Other desirable qualifications include: current knowledge of the future trends in libraries; knowledge of personnel and financial management; and the ability to form relationships that give the Council a high-profile role within the New York library community.
Interested applicants must email a resume with a cover letter in PDF format to
firstname.lastname@example.org. Application deadline is May 1, 2017.