JOB: Chief of Branches, San Francisco Public Library, San Francisco

The San Francisco Public Library is seeking a creative, community-oriented library professional to serve as the Chief of Branches. This is an administrative level leadership position and a key member of the San Francisco Public Library Executive Team. Reporting directly to the Deputy City Librarian, the Chief of Branches works collaboratively with the City Librarian and other Division Chiefs to contribute to the planning organization and overall administration of the Library System. In addition, the Chief of Branches provides direct oversight and management of the Branch Library Division which is comprised of twenty seven libraries, Mobile Outreach Services and Delivery Services.

Compensation: The normal annual salary range is $106,756 – $136,266. Appointment above the maximum of the normal range may be considered based on documented and substantiated recruitment and retention issues or exceptional skills. A special approval process is necessary for appointment above the normal salary range.

Benefits: All employees hired on or after January 10, 2009 will be required (pursuant to San Francisco Charter Section A8.432) to contribute 2% of pre-tax compensation to fund retiree healthcare. In addition, most employees are required to make a member contribution towards retirement, ranging from 7.5%-13.25% of compensation.

For a complete job description and additional information, visit the San Francisco Public Library website.