[Metadatalibrarians] Job posting- Head of Acquisitions & Collection Development

Veve, Marielle m.veve at unf.edu
Wed Jun 22 18:03:29 PDT 2016

Apologies for cross posting.
The University of North Florida Library in Jacksonville invites applications for Head of Acquisitions and Collection Development. The Head of Acquisitions and Collection Development 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 of a wide variety of library materials, print, microform, electronic resources, etc. They oversee many of the direct contacts the library has with vendors. The position coordinates budget activity for the library materials budget and several other funds such as Auxiliary, Foundation, Sponsored Research, and Distance Learning to ensure the best use of library funds. The position also actively participates in collection development activities for the library and serves as a library liaison. The position works closely with all parts of the library, particularly as co-chair of the Collection Development Committee and with the administration office in managing the budget. 

ALA-accredited Master's of Library Science degree or equivalent, plus at least 5 years of experience in acquiring academic 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.

Salary range: 
$60,000 negotiable 

For the full job description visit: 

UNF is an Equal Opportunity/Equal Access/Affirmative Action Institution.  

Application deadline:
Review of applications begins on July 13, 2016 and continues until position is filled.

How to apply:
Applicants must complete an online application, as well as upload supplemental documents at https://www.unfjobs.org/applicants/jsp/shared/position/JobDetails_css.jsp?postingId=326239 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 at unf.edu. 

Marielle Veve
Metadata Librarian
Thomas G. Carpenter Library
University of North Florida
1 UNF Dr., Jacksonville, FL 32224
m.veve at unf.edu   904-620-5726

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