Application deadline: September 15, 2017 at 5pm EST.
Apply online at: www.charlottesville.org/jobs
The Jefferson-Madison Regional Library (JMRL), located in beautiful, historic, central Virginia seeks a dynamic, people-oriented Library Director with proven administrative, fiscal, and multi-jurisdictional experience. Headquartered in Charlottesville, JMRL serves a diverse area population of 218,000, with a dedicated and enthusiastic staff of 125 (99 Full-Time Employees), a collection of 500,000 volumes housed in 5 jurisdictions and 10 facilities including a brand-new bookmobile. The annual budget is over $7.5 million.
This unique opportunity is available due to the current Library Director retiring at the end of 2017 after 20 years of service.
The starting hiring range is $95,000 to $118,000 annually. Benefits include generous vacation and sick leave, medical/dental/vision insurance, participation in the City of Charlottesville Defined Contribution 401a retirement plan, and parking subsidy.
The position requires a Master’s degree in library science and eligibility for professional certification in the Commonwealth of Virginia; 10 years of public library work experience with a minimum of 5 years in administrative or management positions; proven financial management skills; working knowledge of computer systems and the latest online library services; highly developed communication skills, verbal and written; and the ability to establish and maintain positive working relationships with Trustees, staff, colleagues, other government agencies, and the public.
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