The Kent Memorial Library in Kent, CT, in the scenic corner of Litchfield County, is seeking an energetic, community-oriented, and technically proficient Library Director to lead our private association library that serves the general public. The library is a popular destination on Main Street in the town of about 3,000 people. 40 hours per week plus benefits. Responsibilities include supervision of a PT staff of 8, plus coordination with the Library Board, Friends of the Library and volunteers. The ideal candidate will possess a proven track record of management experience with personnel issues, budgets, facility maintenance, long range planning, fundraising and implementing programs and services.
Qualifications: Bachelor’s degree plus preferred Master’s degree in Library and Information Science (or equivalent degree), plus 5 years of public library experience, at least 3 years of supervisory experience. Salary commensurate with experience. Required: proficiency in circulation systems software, Microsoft Office (Outlook, Word and Excel), Facebook, and website applications. Experience with QuickBooks desirable.