Coleman Lew + Associates, Inc., an executive search and leadership development firm, has been retained to assist the Niles Public Library District in the search for Library Director. Located in Niles, IL, the Niles Public Library District includes 59,000 people living in the Village of Niles, Des Plaines, and Glenview. In addition to purchasing and lending items, the Library provides ancillary services, such as meeting rooms, computers, WiFi, photocopiers, and voter registration.
Reporting directly to the Board of Trustees, the Library Director will be responsible for 100 plus employees along with the planning, developing, and directing of all library functions to effectively and efficiently serve the public needs. We are seeking an experienced administrator and strong communicator with progressively responsible library service, preferably in tax levying library districts.
Your help in identifying qualified candidates would be greatly appreciated. A position description is attached: Library Director Position Description. Please share this description with any interested parties, including posting this opportunity in your career center and/or website. Confidential referrals and inquiries may be directed to me or my colleague, Janny DeLoache, at the address below, phone number at 800.533.9523, or via email at firstname.lastname@example.org.