Executive Manager Digital Solutions and Innovation

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Geelong Regional Library Corporation, VIC


Executive Manager Digital Solutions and Innovation

Permanent full-time, 76 hours per fortnight

Established in 1997, the Geelong Regional Library Corporation (GRLC) is a consistently recognised industry leader in Victoria. Leading the way to enable our community to thrive, we take our mission to heart to be an exemplary library service and create opportunities for our community to read, learn, work and connect with each other and the world.
Not only are we the custodians and distributors of accumulated knowledge and resources, we are also leading the way in all things technology and innovation to ensure inclusive access of this knowledge for all of us to be enriched, empowered and inspired in our lives.
We enable a safe space for all users to have the best library experience at all ages and have an incredibly rich calendar of learning and cultural programs throughout our network inclusive of the Geelong Library and Heritage Centre, our 16 community branches, 2 mobiles libraries and digital services across 4 local government areas.
We are honoured to undertake delivering on our important responsibilities and proud of strong established relationships based on respect, care and kindness.

Come plan and lead the future of GRLC in the innovation and digital space. As a strong advocate for ‘Libraries Change Lives’, we embrace the role of libraries at the heart of our communities and technology as a strong driver for transformation, innovative service delivery and business practices. We need a leader who understands the vital importance of public libraries in communities and who can develop and implement strategy that enables the community and the organisation to realise potential. Known for our leadership we are ready for another ambitious leap forward with the right person in the role.  As the Executive Manager you will work as an integral part of the Executive and lead a dedicated and knowledgeable Digital Solutions and Innovation Team.The Position Description and the application guide are linked below. Applications must include a cover letter, current resume and statement addressing the key selection criteria. 

Please note, applications which do not address the key selection criteria outlined in the Position Description cannot be considered.

Applications close Friday 10 July 2020

The GRLC is a child safe and child friendly organisation committed to ensuring that all children who visit our libraries have the right to feel and be safe.
Geelong Regional Library Corporation values equal opportunity and strives to create an inclusive and welcoming work environment that represents the diverse community we service. Applicants from Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people are encouraged to apply.

We encourage expressions of interest and applications from people with a lived experience of disability, or long term illness or injury and people of all abilities, cultures, age, sex and gender. We welcome applications from individuals who may be returning to the workforce after a period of absence.

If you require additional support to make an application, or would like to obtain  more information, or seek an adjustment to the selection process based on your specific needs,  please contact a member of the People team on 03 4201 0600 to discuss at any time. We will endeavour to accommodate any reasonable request.