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Menomonee Falls Public Library — Library Director

The Village of Menomonee Falls is seeking a dynamic, innovative, and experienced library director who will lead the Menomonee Falls Public Library into the future. Under the direction of the Library Board, this position is accountable for all aspects of library operations including budget and policy development, human resources, marketing, collection development, services, and programs. This is a great opportunity for a charismatic and visionary library leader who can provide strategic direction, advocate for the Library, and build partnerships. The library director will lead a talented and enthusiastic team of 30 part-time and full-time employees.

The Ideal Candidate

The Menomonee Falls Public Library’s director must:

  • Be eligible for a grade I Wisconsin Library Certificate
  • Possess a Master of Library Science degree from an ALA accredited university
  • Have a minimum of two years’ experience as a director or assistant director, or five years’ experience and demonstrated leadership in a library administrative position
  • Possess knowledge of public library philosophy, principles, procedures, and state statutes pertaining to libraries
  • Demonstrated ability to supervise staff and volunteers
  • Exhibit genuine confidence and approachability and excellent communication skills
  • · Have experience in budget preparation

Compensation and Benefits

The annual salary range for this position starts at $81,556, plus excellent benefits. Village employees participate in the Wisconsin Retirement System, which is administered by the state of Wisconsin.

How to Apply

Apply with resume, cover letter, three work-related references, and the Village of Menomonee Falls Application form to: erohr@menomonee-falls.org. The deadline for application is March 30, 2020.

The job description and application form may be found at: MenomoneeFallsLibrary.org/library-director.

For more information visit: MenomoneeFallsLibrary.org, email: erohr@menomonee-falls.org, or call 262-532-8930.

The Village of Menomonee Falls is an Equal Opportunity Employer.