Coordinator of Acquisitions
Jamaica, New York
The Coordinator of Acquisitions is responsible for the management of
system wide acquisitions data and ordering workflows and systems.
Performs a strategic planning role within Technical Services Department
(TSD) and a management role with staff, processes, evaluation and
quality control in New Books and Ordering units of TSD. Demonstrates
initiative that supports strategic plans. Supervises, trains, develops
and evaluates staff. Performs other duties as assigned.
This position requires four years experience in a complex production
environment, at least three years experience in a supervisory role and
a Bachelor's degree. Ability to communicate and plan effectively.
Strong technical background and ability with advanced knowledge of MS
office applications, experience with SAP and ILS systems preferred.
Must be able to lift 30 lbs. Candidate with an ALA accredited MLS
About Queens Library: Situated in New York City, the Queens Library has
one of the highest circulations of any library in the world and serves
more than two million people in one of the most ethnically diverse
counties in the United States. The Library pulses with the
multiculturalism and excitement of life in "the greatest city in the
Queens County is one of the five boroughs of New York City. Situated
across the East River from Manhattan, Queens enjoys 7,000 acres of
beautiful parks, 196 miles of waterfront and an excellent mass transit
system. Queens has diverse and charming neighborhoods, excellent
shopping and a wealth of ethnic eateries and shops reflecting the
unique multicultural mosaic that defines Queens.
To apply, please send your resume with cover letter to:
Human Resources Department
89-11 Merrick Boulevard, Jamaica, NY 11432
The Queens Library is an Equal Opportunity Employer