The Executive Director manages the operation of ConnectNY (CNY) and serves as the chief executive officer of the non-profit corporation, with direction from the Council of Library Directors and in conjunction with the Executive Committee. The Executive Director provides energetic leadership for the organization; collaborates in strategic planning; implements, manages and evaluates budgets, initiatives and programs; facilitates communication and collaboration amongst member libraries; and seeks opportunities and funding sources that enable member libraries to advance their collective goals. The Executive Director represents the organization in dealings with vendors, other consortia and academic libraries.
Refer to www.connectny.org for the full job description, requirements and how to apply. Review of applications will begin August 15 and continue until the position is filled. The salary and benefits will be commensurate with the candidate's experience and the responsibilities of the position. Start date: Jan 15 or Feb 1, 2015.
ConnectNY is a consortium of independent academic institutions in New York State, with a mission to share library collections, leverage resources, and enhance services through cooperative initiatives and coordinated activities.