FLA Executive Director Position

The Florida Library Association seeks a dynamic, experienced individual to lead FLA and manage our office in Tallahassee. The Executive Director supervises one FT and one PT employee, contract service providers, and an annual budget of $300,000. Primary responsibilities include leading and managing Association business, membership and organizational development, conference management, fundraising and revenue generation, communication, advocacy and public relations, and working with our many talented volunteers.

The Florida Library Association is a non-profit membership organization serving librarians and library staff in public, academic, school, and special libraries throughout the state of Florida. Governance of the Association is by a Board of Directors holding the elected offices of FLA. The Association has several standing committees that include Finance, Advocacy & Legislative, Conference, Intellectual Freedom, Leadership Development, Membership, and Marketing. The Association currently has a membership of approximately 950 individual and institutional members.

Compensation and Benefits: Salary Range is $45,000 - $55,000, plus benefits package including personal leave and holiday pay, health insurance allowance, professional development opportunities, and retirement. Salary has potential for increase based on increased revenues for the association.

To Apply: Interested individuals who meet the criteria should submit a single email containing a cover letter, resume, and employment application (see form below) in either Microsoft Word or PDF formats to [email protected]  No phone calls please.

Closing Date: Consideration of candidates will begin on February 3, 2018 and continue until the position is filled.  Previous applicants need not apply.

To learn more about the Florida Library Association, please visit http://www.flalib.org/.

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