The town of Great Barrington seeks a full-time Director of Library Services responsible for the operations of the Mason and Ramsdell Libraries. The Director reports to the Town Manager; advises and collaborates with a six-person elected Library Board of Trustees; oversees a staff of seven full time and six part time employees, and manages a budget of over $500,000.
Candidates should have significant experience in the principles and practices of professional library operations, personnel administration, public relations, fundraising, budgeting, creative problem solving, and a demonstrated ability for leadership. A master’s degree in library science and five years of senior-level library management experience are preferred.
The salary range is between $62,000- $72,000 annually and includes benefits. The position will remain open until the position is filled. Resumes and cover letters received by Thursday, June 30 will receive priority. To apply, email your resume and cover letter to firstname.lastname@example.org by Thursday, June 30. EOE.