Position announcement: Serials Manager, National Library of Austalia Marcia Tuttle 28 Aug 2001 12:18 UTC

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Date: Tue, 28 Aug 2001 16:44:39 +1000
From: Chris Foster <CFOSTER@NLA.GOV.AU>
Subject: Position announcement: Serials Manager,
                  National Library of Austr alia

Serials Manager, National Library of Australia
Technical Services Branch
Executive Level 1
$60,216 - $65,034
Position Number: 855

We are seeking a manager for our Serials Section. You will oversee the
operations of units involved in the acquisition, cataloguing, processing
and indexing of serials. You will also be responsible for allocating and
managing resources, setting goals and priorities, formulating policies and
developing the serials collection.

Positions at this level work under broad policy control and direction, and
involve complex professional work and management of an organisational
element. Wide experience and knowledge of current practices and trends in
serial acquisitions and control are required as well as independent
professional judgement. Management skills and abilities necessary to
undertake the allocation and monitoring of resources and to contribute to
the development and implementation of policy initiatives or corporate
strategies are required.

Selection may be based on applications and referee reports and interviews
may not be conducted. Please include two referee reports addressing the
selection criteria with applications.

Closing date for applications: 6 September 2001.

Selection documentation for the position can be found on our web site at
http://nla.gov.au/jobs/ by emailing recruit@nla.gov.au with the position
details, or by ringing our 24 hour service (02) 6262 1461.

Conditions of employment
The Library recognises the important contribution its staff make towards
meeting its challenges, and offers a satisfying and rewarding work
environment. Staff of the Library enjoy competitive salary rates, training
and development opportunities and a range of flexible employment
conditions that help staff combine work and family responsibilities.
Further details on our conditions of employment can be accessed at
http://www.nla.gov.au/nla/agreement/ Contact officer: Christine Foster
(02) 6262 1327.

Applications quoting reference number WA855 should be addressed to:
The Recruitment Officer
National Library of Australia
Parkes Place

Please note that applications are not acknowledged.