DATE ENTERED: October 19, 2018
POSITION: Library Director
LOCATION: City of Danville Virginia
SALARY RANGE $63,262 -$75,914/Annual
APPLY BY: 11/18/2018


The City of Danville is seeking an experienced, dynamic Library Director to take a leadership role in managing, directing and coordinating activities of the City’s Public Library and Public Law Library. The Library serves a population of 41,500 with a collection of over 150,000 (books, audio, DVD) access to eBooks/audio/streaming video online through Hoopla, SOVALUe (Overdrive Consortium), and LVA includes over 650,000 items, an annual circulation of over 181,000 and a staff of 13 full-time The Library Director reports directly to the Director of Parks and Recreation.  The successful candidate will have the responsibility for implementation of library policies and procedures; management of day-to-day operations; development and control of an annual budget of over $1,000,000; and supervision of professional and support staff.  Comprehensive knowledge of modern principles of business administration as applied to libraries; Knowledge of professional library technology, policies, systems, and procedures is required; Ability to organize, manage and motivate people and to direct employee’s professional training; Ability to represent the library in a professional and efficient manner within the community. Education and experience must include a Master’s Degree in library science from an accredited ALA library school and considerable experience in a public library system; Possession of Virginia State Library certificate required. Salary Range: $63,262 -$75,914/Annual DOQ.  Position will close 11/18/2018.  Visit our website at www.jobs.danvilleva.gov  to apply. Equal Opportunity Employer