Executive Director – LA Law Library

Client: LA Law Library
(Los Angeles, California)
Position: Executive Director
Closing Date: Closed

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LA Law Library is seeking an exceptional and dynamic leader to serve as Executive Director (ED). The Executive Director reports to the Board of Trustees and is responsible for a budget of $9.6M and oversight of a team of 55 staff members who together uphold the vision, mission, goals, and objectives of the Library. This top management professional is responsible for continuing the success of this 132-year-old institution, leading, developing, and implementing programs and initiatives as well as advocating for funding and legislation for the benefit of County Law Libraries throughout the state. The successful candidate will be an engaging and dynamic communicator, telling the story of the Library and its patrons and, also frequently interacting with legislators, stakeholders, and partner agencies, as well as attorneys in private practice and law firms. Most importantly, the next ED will have a passion for and focus on Access to Justice for vulnerable and underserved populations.

Requires MLIS, MBA, or advanced degree in law, judicial administration, business, economics, marketing, or communications and 7 years of demonstrated organization and management of business, firm, or law library programs. Familiarity with laws and practices pertaining to public agencies and prior experience in law libraries or the legal field is preferred.

The annual salary range for this position is $200,000 to $225,000 DOQ. LA Law Library also offers an attractive benefits package, including CalPERS Retirement.