Director, Cumberland County Library, Bridgeton
Monday, June 22, 2020 09:28 PM

Cumberland County Library, located in Southern New Jersey, seeks an energetic and creative Library Director.

Duties: The Director reports to a five-member Library Commission and is responsible for library planning, personnel, the annual budget, public relations, state reporting, and the physical needs of the library building and the development of library services. The Director works closely with the Cumberland County Government and works cooperatively with other public libraries in the Login library network. Supervises a staff of 13 full-time equivalents.

Requirements and experience: MLS and NJ Public Librarian Certification Eight (8) years in a management or administrative capacity in a public library.

Knowledge and Skills: Thorough knowledge of principles and practices involved in the operation of a public library Strong oral and written communication skills; Ability to utilize current social media tools; Excellent planning and organization skills; Knowledge of current library technologies; Ability to advocate for the library’s goals and programs; Experience and knowledge with grant-writing; Ability to promote library services through a variety of community relations outlets.

Applicants should submit a cover letter, resume, and the names of three professional references to:Mary Moyer Stubbs, Cumberland County Library Commission Chair, Email: [email protected] (Applications and resumes will only be accepted via email.) Application Deadline: July 15, 2020.

MLS or Library School Required:
Yes 

Salary Meets NJLA Minimum:
Yes 

Job Focus:
Administration/Management