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Selection Manager

Posted by: Chattahoochee Valley Libraries

Posted date: 2017-Jul-25

Location: Columbus Public Library/Chattahoochee Valley Libraries

NEW POSITION! The Chattahoochee Valley Libraries seeks qualified applicants for Selection Manager. This professional is responsible for the selection of materials in a variety of formats and age ranges for seven libraries and two bookmobiles. This includes print, a/v, electronic resources, and coordination of children and teen materials. With a budget of over $900,000, the Selection Manager works with staff and the public to select items in-keeping with professional standards, demand, and emerging trends. The Selection Manager is part of the Technical Services team, collaborating to ensure efficient and accurate access to the collection. The Selection Manager reports to the Technical and Statistical Coordinator.
The successful candidate has strengths in: communication, organization, managing a budget, knowledge of popular materials, and public library trends.
Job Title Selection Manager
Start Date
Library/Institution Name Columbus Public Library/Chattahoochee Valley Libraries
Salary $45,081 - $52,490
Certification Required? Yes
City Columbus
State GA
Job Type Job Type -> Full-time
Type of Library Job Classification -> Public
Qualifications Masters of Library Science from an A.L.A. accredited program required. Previous experience selecting in a public library setting preferred.
Application Instructions Online applications may be completed at the website listed below.

Paper applications may be printed at or picked up at any library branch location. Incomplete application packets will not be considered. Applicants may hand carry or mail applications to 3000 Macon Rd. Columbus, GA 31906 Attn: Personnel
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