Manager Library Services

Closes: Oct 26, 2020, 9:00am
Position Number: P2330
Contact: Kim Sutton - Director Community Development (08) 8950 0535
Salary: $107,569 - $114,719 p/a including minimum allowance

Permanent, Full-time

Clos­ing: 9am, Mon­day 26 Octo­ber 2020

Alice Springs Town Coun­cil is seek­ing an inno­v­a­tive and expe­ri­enced leader to man­age day-to-day oper­a­tions of the Alice Springs Pub­lic Library to pro­vide a high-qual­i­ty acces­si­ble library and infor­ma­tion ser­vice to its diverse users. The role will coor­di­nate staff to deliv­er an excel­lent cus­tomer ser­vice pro­vi­sion, inclu­sive com­mu­ni­ty engage­ment pro­grams, as well as over­see col­lec­tion devel­op­ment uphold­ing excep­tion­al stan­dards and process­es. This posi­tion plays an inte­gral role in con­tribut­ing towards the strate­gic devel­op­ment of the library ser­vice, con­sult­ing with com­mu­ni­ty and key stake­hold­ers and ensur­ing the align­ment to Coun­cil com­mit­ments, pri­or­i­ties and budgets.

With your proven lead­er­ship and high-lev­el com­mu­ni­ca­tion skills, you will be an authen­tic and agile man­ag­er with demon­strat­ed expe­ri­ence lead­ing cus­tomer-focused teams in dynam­ic work­ing envi­ron­ments. You will enjoy prob­lem solv­ing, ana­lyt­i­cal deci­sion-mak­ing, cre­at­ing spaces for inno­va­tion, and have expe­ri­ence in the lead­er­ship of change. You will be pas­sion­ate about devel­op­ing peo­ple, library inno­va­tion and con­tin­u­ous improve­ment. Demon­strat­ed expe­ri­ence in facil­i­ty man­age­ment, strate­gic plan­ning and bud­get con­trol is of an advantage.