Executive Manager, Cultural Development and Community Engagement
Permanent full-time, Executive Salary Package including Fleet Vehicle
The Geelong Regional Library Corporation is one of Victoria;s largest library networks, covering some 5,500 square kilometers, providing library and heritage services to people living in urban, rural and coastal areas. The current service includes a central library, the Geelong Library & Heritage Centre, 15 community libraries, two mobile libraries and a Home Library Service. With a commitment to ongoing professional development and a dynamic workplace, GRLC provides opportunities for a highly rewarding and fulfilling career.
The Executive Manager, Cultural Development & Community Engagement will be an exceptional candidate, tasked with the development and leadership of strategy that maximises community engagement and strategic partnerships. The position will be accountable for ensuring uncompromising community-focussed lifelong learning and cultural programs, enabling the Geelong Library & Heritage Centre and our regional library network to realise its full potential in the provision of learning, heritage and cultural benefit to the community. The successful candidate will be a strong leader with the ability to think strategically, develop key business relationships, lead high performing teams, managing stakeholders with skill. Critically, the successful individual will have an outstanding ability to manage multiple high level projects and services to tight deadlines.
This position is part of the Executive Team and requires a relevant tertiary qualification, deep understanding and appreciation of the role of public libraries, business acumen and extensive experience in cultural development.
Applications should be made via our website www.grlc.vic.gov.au where a Position Description will be available and the application process is detailed. Applications must include a cover letter, current curriculum vitae and a statement that addresses the key selection criteria.
Closing date for applications is the 2nd of November 2018.
The GRLC is a child safe and child friendly organisation committed to ensuring that all children who visit our libraries have the right to feel and be safe.