DATE ENTERED: April 2, 2021
POSITION: Library Branch Manager
LOCATION: Arlington Public Library, Arlington, VA
APPLY BY:  April 22, 2021
SALARY: $67,204.80 – $115,648.00 Annually

Arlington County's Public Library is seeking an innovative and experienced manager to join the Public Services Leadership Team. We invite candidates who have proven leadership skills, are strategic thinkers and problem solvers, have strong interpersonal, organizational, and communication skills, and are dedicated to creating a welcoming and inclusive space for culture and connection.

Specific Duties include:

  • Providing mentorship, leadership, and management to professional and administrative staff, including development, training, and performance evaluations;
  • Contributing to the planning and evaluation of system-wide policies and best practices;
  • Directing the planning and implementation of services, partnerships, programs, events, outreach, staffing, and volunteer support;
  • Assessing, recommending, and implementing streamlined processes and procedures to ensure and maintain quality standards;
  • Making decisions based on data, including interaction reports, staffing audits, and location-specific reports;
  • Supervising the maintenance of collections, in collaboration with Materials Management Division staff;
  • Participating in Library and County committees or workgroups to further the Library’s mission; and
  • Developing and maintaining community contacts.

Masters' Degree in Library Science or Information Science from an American Library Association (ALA) accredited college or university plus extensive leadership and management experience in a library setting which includes experience leading change efforts, leveraging technology and leading a team to achieve strategic initiatives.

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