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Type P
Entered 10/19/2017
Company Hancock County Library System - Bay Saint Louis, MS
Position Executive Director
Close January 16, 2018
Salary $60,000-$75,000/year
URL https://joblist.ala.org/job/executive-director/37608536/

The Hancock County Library System, headquartered in Bay Saint Louis, MS, is seeking an individual with proven leadership and vision to serve as Executive Director of the five-branch library system. Hancock County is situated on the beautiful Mississippi Gulf Coast and is within easy driving distance of New Orleans and Mobile. The nationally award-winning library system serves a population of approximately 46,000 with an operating budget of $2 million. The position requires an ALA-accredited MLIS or current enrollment in an ALA-accredited MLIS program; at least 8 years progressively responsible professional experience; with four years in a supervisory or administrative capacity. The ideal candidate will have a team approach to management, have a thorough understanding of library technology, and be a visionary regarding library services. Hancock County Library System is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

Salary: $60,000-$75,000. Excellent benefits package.

Additional information about the Hancock County Library System. Click here to see our employment application. Deadline for accepting resumes is January 16, 2018.

Qualified applicants should forward a resume (include email contact information), a cover letter that addresses each of the position requirements, and the names and contact information of three professional references to:

Hancock County Library System Search Committee
Bernie Cullen, Chairman
312 Hwy 90
Bay St. Louis, MS 39520
Email: tcbbcullen@yahoo.com