Director-Library (Springfield)

Oversees all operations of the Health Sciences Library & Educational Technology. Provides leadership and vision for the planning and development of these services and ensures that they support the mission of the Hospital and St. John's College. Represents affiliate in local, state, regional and national library communities.  Provides oversight and leadership within assigned area of responsibility.  Assists in the management of the overall operational, budgetary, and financial responsibilities and activities. Plans and implements systems that accomplish work objectives and fulfill the mission and goals efficiently and effectively. Plans and allocates resources to effectively staff department and meet productivity and quality goals. Plans, evaluates, and improves the efficiency of processes and procedures to enhance speed, quality, efficiency, and output.  Formulates business decisions that are financially responsible, accountable, justifiable, and defensible in accordance with organization policies and procedures. Establishes and maintains relevant controls and feedback systems to monitor the operation of the department. Reviews performance data that includes quality, satisfaction, engagement, and financial reports. Monitors and measures productivity, goal achievement, and overall effectiveness. Participates in the preparation and maintenance of reports necessary to carry out the functions of the area of responsibility. Prepares periodic reports for management to track goal accomplishment.  Leads colleagues using performance management and development process. Plans and directs the activities of the accounting department to ensure timely and accurate financial transactions and provision of information to management and external parties. Oversees business operations of the affiliate and exercises discretion and independent judgment. Evaluates performance and professional development of staff. Supervisory authority includes authority to hire, transfer, suspend, layoff, recall, promote, discharge, assign, reward, discipline, responsibly direct or adjust grievances.

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