Job: Head of Acquisitions and Collection Development

General Information
Position:
Head of Acquisitions and Collection Development

Number position available:
1

Compensation:
$60,000 to negotiable

Job Category:
Collection Management

ALA:
Position REQUIRES a Master's degree from an ALA accredited program.

Description:

The University of North FloridaLibrary in Jacksonville invites applications for Head of Acquisitions and Collection Development who oversees and administers the development and management of library acquisitions under the direction of the Director of Technical Services. This position supervises the Electronic Resources Librarian and is responsible for the ordering and receiving a wide variety of library materials. The Head oversees many of the direct contacts the library has with vendors. The position is responsible for 1.8 million dollar budget for the library materials and also several specialized funds such as Auxiliary, Foundation, Sponsored Research, and Distance Learning. The position works closely with all parts of the library, particularly as co-chair of the Collection Development Committee.

For the full job description visit www.unfjobs.org or http://libguides.unf.edu/libraryjobs/acquisitions


Education:

Requires an ALA-accredited Master's of Library Science degree or equivalent and 5 years of experience in an academic library, with at least two years acquiring library materials. Must demonstrate an ability to work with budgets. Supervisory experience.

Applicants with 9 years experience may be hired at the rank of University Librarian, with a salary of $66,000 to negotiable.  


Multilingual:
N/A

Job open date:
11-01-2016

Application deadline:
Open Until Filled

Apply at:
www.unf.edu

Additional information
Library Type:
  • Academic Libraries

Job Type:
Full-time

Job Location

Physical address where the job position is located.

Job Place:
Jacksonville

Job Location:
Northeast Florida

Address:
1 UNF Drive

City:
Jacksonville

Zip:
32224

County:
Duval


Institution Information
Institution Name :
Jacksonville

Address:
1 UNF Drive

City:
Jacksonville

State:
FL

Zip:
32224

Contact Information / How to apply
Contact Name:
Susie Parks

Contact Email:
s.parks@unf.edu

Contact Phone:
904-620-2553

Contact Fax:

How to apply

Applicants must complete an online application, as well as upload supplemental documents, at www.unfjobs.org in order to be considered for this position. Applicants who do not apply online and/or upload all the required documents will not be considered for this position. Once you submit both your completed application and uploaded documents you will receive a confirmation number. Keep the confirmation number for your records. If you have any questions about this position, please contact Susie Parks at (904) 620-2553 or via e-mail at s.parks@unf.edu. Initial review of applications will begin on Monday, November 14, 2016.  


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