University Librarian

Gold Coast, Australia
11 Sep 2017
End of advertisement period
03 Oct 2017
Contract Type
Fixed Term
Full Time
  • Strategic leadership opportunity
  • Innovative, modern University
  • Gold Coast location

About the University

As Australia’s first private, non-profit university, Bond University seeks to be recognised internationally as a leading independent university, imbued with a spirit to innovate, a commitment to influence and a dedication to inspire tomorrow’s professionals who share a personalised and transformational student experience.

About the Opportunity

The University Librarian will provide strategic leadership and direction to the Library Services function. 

This key position will be responsible for the overall management and operation of the Main and Law Libraries as well as the Balnaves Foundation Multimedia Learning Centre, and will be required to have a hands-on approach to ensure alignment of the strategic, operational and budgeting plans of Library Services with the University’s plan.

Skills and Experience

The ideal applicant will have strong executive leadership experience along with the demonstrated ability to manage staff, resources, relationships, change and projects effectively. It is essential that the successful applicant has the capability to work collaboratively with others to support the education, research and community engagement functions of the University. Previous management and leadership experience in a senior role in a University or academic Library is highly desirable.

How to apply

This process is being exclusively managed by Slade Executive on behalf of Bond University. To submit your application for this position, please press the "Apply now" button and attach a current resume together with a cover letter outlining your relevant experience and skills.

Applications must be submitted by 5pm, Tuesday, 3 October 2017.

For a confidential discussion and to obtain the Information Book, please contact:

Andrew Barr

Senior Consultant – Education

Slade Executive

(03) 9235 5128

Bond University is an equal opportunity employer.