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Library Director (application deadline: September 13, 2019)

Description :

GRADE:        78
SALARY:      Begins at $59,196/Year with complete benefits package
 
Sampson County seeks a motivated, energetic, service-oriented Library Director for the Sampson-Clinton Public Library (SCPL).  The Director sits as a department head of the Sampson County government and directs a dedicated, creative staff of 19.  There are four libraries serving Sampson County’s 60,000+ citizens through children’s programming, adult services programming, outreach services, ILL sharing, proactive collection development, community partnerships, and Internet/Wi-Fi technologies.
 
DESCRIPTION OF WORK:
The Library Director oversees the development, implementation, and evaluation of library programs and services; oversees the provision of quality collection development; effectively communicates the library’s services, resources, and programs to the community, recommends policies and procedures to oversee operational, fiscal, staffing, and facilities needs to the Library Board and County Government; and analyzes staffing requirements to ensure the best candidates are selected to fill positions.  Work is performed under the direction of the County Manager, and the Director acts as a liaison for the County with the advisory Board of Trustees.
 
MINIMUM EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE:
Qualified candidates will have a Master’s degree from an ALA-accredited program in Library or Information Science and a minimum of six years of progressively responsible experience, three of which should be supervisory or administrative experience.  Applicants must be eligible for certification by the N.C. Public Librarian Certification Commission.
 
SAMPSON COUNTY IS AN EQUAL OPPORTUNITY/AFFIRMATIVE ACTION EMPLOYER

Contact :

APPLICATION PROCESS
Submit completed applications with cover letter, resume and transcripts to ndillman@sampsonnc.com before September 13, 2019.

Deadline for Applying : Sep 13, 2019