Position: Branch Manager
Location: Montgomery County Public Libraries, Potomac, MD
Salary: $75,934.00 – $138,790.00 (Yearly Salary)
Closes: May 16, 2018
Full vacancy announcement available on ALA Joblist.
This is professional library administrative work whose primary job is to delight library customers. The manager has full accountability for management of a library branch in Montgomery County Public Libraries as well as serves as a member of the Director’s Administrative team. Branch managers oversee the provision of direct service and assistance to library customers.
Responsibilities include: assessing human resources and customer needs to ensure efficient staff scheduling that corresponds to peak hours of demand, participates in the development of long-range plans for the branch, ensuring consistency with MPCL system-wide goals, manages the supervision and performance evaluations of branch staff, coordinates collection development activities that will improve the quality and usefulness of the library’s collection, ensures successful implementation of new technologies, works with community groups to encourage library use and to assist in making the library more customer friendly, implements system policies and procedures and shares recommendations with library administration, and establishes, maintains, and improves communications and working relationships with diverse community groups, advisory committees, and the media.