~~Head of Print Acquisitions and Shared Print Services
University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA)
Rank and Salary:
• Associate Librarian – Librarian ($65,734 - $85,933)
Position Availability: Immediately
The UCLA Library seeks applications/nominations for the position of Head of Print Acquisitions and Shared Print Services
The UCLA Library is looking for a dynamic innovative leader with a solid record of guiding staff through unprecedented change. Reporting to the Associate University Librarian for Collection Management and Scholarly Communication the Head of Print Acquisitions and Shared Print Services will look beyond historical boundaries and traditional collection management practices and content formats to imagine, advocate for, and deliver critical new services within the rapidly evolving realm of information, collection and content management, and discovery services. This position will work closely with the Associate University Librarian for Collections and Scholarly Communication and the library’s senior management team, Management Council, and other enterprise-wide Councils such as Collections Council, Scholarly Communication Steering Committee and Teaching and Learning Services Program to identify priorities, develop projects, and improve ongoing workflows. The incumbent will contribute strong strategic vision and focus and demonstrate visible commitment to staff to promote creativity, innovation, assessment and continuous process improvement and ability to foster effective relationships and communication with peers and stakeholders throughout the UCLA library and campus partners. This is a new professional position that will provide leadership and innovative vision, strategic planning and management for all the operational activities of the UCLA Library’s analog acquisitions and management of shared print services. This position provides an integral contribution to the Library’s collection management and scholarly communication services, and will work in concert with senior management in this area, as well as with other library units and campus partners. The UCLA Library is searching for an acquisitions and shared print services leader and thinker with strong experience leading staff through organizational and operational, and ongoing process improvement changes.
Reporting to the Associate University Librarian for Collection Management and Scholarly Communication, the Head of Print Acquisitions and Shared Print Services is responsible for directing and managing the ordering, receiving and processing of all analog collections, and the management of the shared print services for UCLA Library collections.
Candidates applying by August 29, 2014 will be given first consideration
To view the complete job posting click here: https://recruit.apo.ucla.edu/apply/JPF00330