Content Management Department Head, Waltham Public Library, Waltham MA
posted December 4, 2013 4:30 PM
Content Management Department Head
(formerly known as: Technical Services Department Head)
Work in a busy, team-oriented MLN member library serving a diverse community with a collection of over 200,000 items.
Qualifications include: Master's Degree in Library Science; five years of public library experience, with at least one year in a supervisory role; desire to organize and manage all library content for both public & staff; active interest in the evolving realm of digital content and delivery; superior computer skills including facility with social media and basic web design; excellent management, communication, customer service and organizational abilities. CORI background check required of finalists.
Duties include: Overseeing all aspects of the Content Management Department including analytic collection development, selection, acquisition, cataloging, processing, invoicing and quality control; staff and volunteer training, supervising and evaluating; Reference service provision; statistical and budget report production including accounts reconciliation; extensive collaboration with other library departments and with MLN partners.
Preferred: Fluency in Spanish, Chinese, Haitian Creole or Portuguese; experience in marketing and outreach; familiarity with III Millennium software.
35 hours per week including staffing a public service desk one evening per week, one Saturday per month and as needed. Excellent benefits.
Starting salary: $60,903.
Deadline to apply: January 17, 2014
Qualified candidates should submit a City of Waltham Employment application (http://www.city.waltham.ma.us/personnel-department ), resume, letter of interest and three professional references to:
Personnel Department, 119 School Street,
MGullotti@city.waltham.ma.us / 781-314-3356