Coordinator Resources and Technology

Closing Date
Contact Officer
Kylie Carlson, Senior Coordinator Community Engagement and Partnerships
Contact Number
(03) 9426 5695
Yarra City Council, VIC


Coordinator Resources and Technology

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  • Job no: 494869
  • Work type: Full time
  • Location: Melbourne
  • Categories: Management, Administration, Community, Information Technology, Services

Coordinator Resources and Technology

Permanent Full Time - 38 hour week (flexible)

Band 7 - $97,402.78 - $108,990.80 + Super + RDO

Yarra Libraries is a dynamic public library service, providing a welcoming inclusive and stimulating environment where lifelong habits of learning and self-expression are encouraged, a love of reading is nurtured, and where library users can meet their educational, informational and recreational needs.

Yarra Libraries has a valuable role to play in supporting our community as they learn, discover, imagine and engage.

Yarra Libraries sits within the Community Wellbeing Directorate and is responsible for the provision and management of public library services to the community, through five static libraries at Carlton, Collingwood, Fitzroy, North Fitzroy and Richmond and a virtual presence at

The Coordinator Resources and Technology is responsible for providing leadership, guidance and support to the Library Management team to ensure that the most effective and efficient services are delivered to the Yarra community. A key focus of the incumbent is to ensure the outputs of the information Services and the library collection are well maintained and innovative.

Yarra Libraries is an exciting and progressive Organisation. We pride ourselves on inclusive culture and diversity. We aim to continually improve service to all of our Yarra community.  

This position is a crucial part of the Library Management Team and you will;

  • Effectively manage the ongoing strategic development and operation of all Yarra Libraries Information Management systems and functions. This includes the Library Management System (LMS); leading the development of the Yarra Libraries Information Technology Strategy and associated projects.
  • Strategically manage the development and maintenance of library collections, electronic resources and the online library to ensure that they meet the requirements of the community and industry best practice. This includes the management of collection specialist staff, collection policy, budget, supply chains and contract management.
  • Provide leadership in all aspects of Library Customer Experience including services delivered to all five library branches - Carlton, Collingwood, Fitzroy, Bargoonga Nganjin (North Fitzroy) and Richmond.
  • Through your sound advice and active contribution, enable the Yarra Libraries strategic vision and direction to be achieved through the provision of exemplary leadership, guidance and support.

For further information see the position description or contact Kylie Carlson, Senior Coordinator Community Engagement and Partnerships on (03) 9426 5695.

 703700 - Position Description Coordinator Resources and Technology (002).pdf

Applications close on 2 September 2020. 

In your application, the selection panel will assess your CV against the technical skills, abilities, and qualifications of the Position Description as well as your separate responses to the Key Selection Criteria.

Yarra City Council is committed to being a child safe organisation and supports flexible and accessible working arrangements for all. This includes people with a disability, Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islanders, culturally, religiously and linguistically diverse people, young people, older people, women, and people who identify as gay, lesbian, bisexual, transgender, intersex or queer. We draw pride and strength from our diversity, remain open to new approaches and actively foster an inclusive workplace that celebrates the contribution made by all our people.

Advertised: 26 Aug 2020 AUS Eastern Standard Time
Applications close: 02 Sep 2020 AUS Eastern Standard Time

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