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Library Director

POSITION: Library Director

SALARY RANGE: $75,000-90,000 (DOQ)

BENEFITS: This is a 37.5/wk salary position with competitive benefits.

DESCRIPTION: The Derry Public Library is seeking a full-time director for the 4th largest community in the state who is responsible for 29 staff members and a budget of $1.35M. The director must be a collaborative leader, motivator, and visionary. To effectively fulfill the requirements of this position, the candidate must be a strong leader who is responsible for the management and development of staff, maintenance and safety of building, implementation of policies and increased library-community engagement. The candidate must demonstrate skills in HR supervision, budget management, and technology. Some night and weekend attendance may be required. This position reports to the Library Board of Trustees.

QUALIFICATIONS: Minimum Masters Degree, MLS/MLIS preferred; 5 years library experience with at least 3 years of management experience required; proven track record of policy management and budget management. Ability to attend night and weekend meetings as needed. Strong leadership skills and experience with building community-library engagement. For a complete job description (click here).

PROCEDURE: Submit application, cover letter, and résumé to libraryhr@derrynh.org. You must put in the subject line: Library Director Application

CLOSING DATE: Applications must be received by 2/29/20. Those received prior to 2/13/20 will be given preference.

The Derry Public Library is an Equal Opportunity Employer