National Library of Australia
Australian Capital Territory
- Opportunity to lead, deliver and take strategic responsibility
- Join an innovative and collaborative workplace
- EL1 - $99,538 - $118,340
The Library is evolving to meet the demands of the 21st century, with a recent review providing a blueprint for building a modern, sustainable and high functioning organisation now complete. There are exciting opportunities available to join the Library.
As a world leading library, the National Library of Australia offers an innovative and collaborative workplace where exceptional team players and technical specialists can flourish. As part of the Section Leadership team, you will help support organisational reform and work collaboratively with your team to shape the Library’s future.
We are looking for an Executive Level 1 Assistant Director, Program Management Office who will demonstrate our Business and Leadership Functions and uphold the APS and Library Values.
Working with a considerable degree of independence, the role has people, program and stakeholder management responsibilities. Adaptability, strategic thinking, and the ability to collaborate will be key to your success.
This important role requires qualifications or equivalent experience in business, program management, or project management and experience and detailed knowledge of contemporary program management models and practises.
This vacancy will be filled immediately and a merit pool may also be established and used where possible to fill similar vacancies during the subsequent 12 months.
The role of the National Library of Australia, as defined by the National Library Act 1960, is to ensure that documentary resources of national significance relating to Australia and the Australian people, as well as significant non-Australian library materials, are collected, preserved and made accessible either through the Library itself or through collaborative arrangements with other libraries and information providers. The Library has four strategic priorities:
1. We collect today what will be important tomorrow
2. We connect with communities, and connect communities with their national collections
3. We collaborate with others to maximise the national impact of cultural collections.
4. We build capability to maximise return on the nation’s investment in the Library.
Open a new chapter in your career and apply now. Further information can be found in the EL1 Information Pack on the Library’s website.
Contact officer: Kate Glynn 02 6262 1143 or by email [email protected]