613.867.7789 info@cfla-fcab.ca

The Canadian Federation of Library Associations / Fédération Canadienne des associations de bibliothèques (CFLA-FCAB) invites applications for the position of Executive Director- Independent Consultant (Executive Director). The Executive Director will provide the strategic and administrative leadership to build and sustain the Federation.

This position will execute the CFLA-FCAB’s vision and mission and oversee the administration, programs, and strategic plan of the Federation.  This is a 1-year contract position of 21 hours/week, with the possibility of renewal. The Executive Director reports to the Board of Directors and, within established policy, acts as the principal representative of CFLA-FCAB.

The successful candidate will be an experienced professional with deep understanding of the library community, its values and issues, and able to advance the CFLA-FCAB mission and strategic priorities.

The CFLA-FCAB is the united voice of Canada’s libraries and works to influence public policy, advance library excellence, and raise the visibility of libraries in Canada to advance national intellectual, social, economic, and cultural success. Established in 2016, the CFLA-FCAB Board of Directors work collaboratively with member associations to advocate on behalf of public, school, and academic libraries, library workers, library trustees, and archives from coast to coast to coast.

Please see the job description for more details.