We are hiring! Library Manager- 1 year Maternity Leave Part Time Contract Position

News Date: 
23 February 2017

Library Manager-1 Year Maternity Leave Part Time contract Position
Date of Position: April 4, 2017 until May 15th 2018
Irricana, Alberta
Want to make a positive difference in a rural community?
Become part of the Irricana & Rural Library team
This position will oversee the management, strategic planning and daily operation of the Library and report to the Irricana and Rural Library Board.   As the Library Manager you must be able to advocate and promote the Library in a positive and innovative manner within the community and outlining areas. You are responsible for building, maintaining and foster positive relationships with strategic partners and community coalitions.
·         Must have previous management experience
·         Proven ability to work cooperatively under the direction of Library Board with demonstrated flexibility and open communication with Board, staff and volunteers
·         Strong leadership and team building abilities
·         Excellent interpersonal, communication and written skills
·         Proven capabilities in Administrative, Human Resources and Office Management
·         Previous experience in Library Services, acquisitions, collection management and patron services will be considered an asset
·         Proficient in a variety of social media platforms
·         Must be able to work for the full one year term
·         Ability to work some evening and weekends
·         Must have a board approved acceptable vulnerable sector check
If you are interested in applying for this position please direct your resume and cover letter including your wage expectation to Elysse Reicheneder, Library Manager, at aimanager@marigold.ab.ca on or before March 08, 2017.
We wish to thank all applicants, however only short listed candidates will be contacted. No Telephone inquiries please. The above statements are intended to describe the general nature and level of work applicable to this position. For a complete job description