The UC Berkeley Library has extended its search for a Head of Acquisitions. Deadline for the next review of applications is September 29, 2014.
UC Berkeley librarians have transitioned to a new salary scale since this job was originally posted, so please note the new salary range.
The University of California, Berkeley seeks a dynamic, user-focused, creative librarian with demonstrated management and acquisitions experience to orchestrate the acquisition and delivery of a robust digital and print collection to the Library’s research, teaching, and student community.
Reporting to the Associate University Librarian (AUL) & Director for Collections, the Head of Acquisitions (Head) provides leadership for all acquisitions activities with a view to ensuring timely access to materials. The Acquisitions Department consists of five units: Ordering & Receiving, Electronic Resources, Periodicals Receiving, Gifts & De-acquisitions, and Exchange. There are 13-15 FTE career staff and about 12 students in the department. The unit leaders report directly to the Head and supervise the staff and students in their functional areas.
For more information and to apply, visit https://aprecruit.berkeley.edu/apply/JPF00436.