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Subject: JOBS: Lib. CEO competition- Nova Scotia

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                        DEADLINE EXTENDED

                     CHIEF EXECUTIVE OFFICER

This Regional Library (with headquarters in Mulgrave, Nova
Scotia) provides public library service through seven
branches and two bookmobiles to 45,000 residents of
Guysborough, Inverness and Richmo
d Counties in
Eastern Nova Scotia.

The CEO heads a management team of four. The total staff
complement is 9 F/T and 26 P/T employees. Annual budget:
$657,000  (1996-97).  The Region participates in the
development of the province-wi
e DRA automated library
system (NcompasS), in cooperation with the Nova Scotia
Provincial Library.

Working in an era of fiscal restraint, candidates must have
significant experience in long-term planning, financial
management, library promotion and the forging of new
partnerships in support of li
rary services.  Applicants
must also have demonstrated personnel management,
leadership and communication skills.

Qualifications include an accredited M.L.S. and a minimum
of five years' experience in progressively responsible
positions, preferably in a regional public library setting.
Salary range is  $39,283
to $47,749 plus a comprehensive
benefits package. The CEO is appointed for a renewable
term of five years.

Please submit your letter of application, r,sum, and three
references by April 21, 1997 to:

Mrs. Julia MacQuarrie, Chair
Eastern Counties Regional Library Board
P.O. Box 2500
Mulgrave, N.S.  BOE 2G0
Tel. (902) 747-2597 Fax. (902) 747-2500