Assistant Director Position – Planning and Communications

Clifton Park-Halfmoon
The Clifton Park-Halfmoon Public Library invites applications for the full-time position of Assistant Director III – Assistant Director of Planning and Communication. Reporting to the Library Director, this position is responsible for coordinating the Library’s strategic and long range planning processes, including the implementation and measurement of the plan and projects. The Assistant Director is also responsible for the development of external communication strategies including overseeing the execution of a social media strategy and the overseeing the development of content for the library’s website. The successful applicant must possess the necessary relationship management skills to make connections and use influence in order to implement strategies across the organization.

Minimum Qualifications: A Master’s degree in Librarianship (MLS) from a library school that is accredited by the American Library Association or recognized by the New York State Education Department AND 3 years of satisfactory professional library experience AND 1 year of supervisory experience.

Civil Service Position
The position of Assistant Library Director III is a competitive position within the Saratoga County Civil Service Administration.

To Apply:

Applications for the Saratoga County Civil Service Open Competitive Examination for this position must be filed by March 23, 2018. Applications may be obtained from

Mail or email a cover letter and resume to:
Clifton Park-Halfmoon Public Library
attn: Alex Gutelius, Library Director
475 Moe Road
Clifton Park, NY 12065

Applicants are encouraged to apply by April 15, 2018. Questions about the position should be directed to Alex Gutelius, Library Director or 518-371-8622

Development Director

Crandall Public Library, Glens Falls, NY
Notice of Vacancy
Development Director
$56,860 annually plus benefits

About the Position:

Crandall Public Library is seeking a

  • F/T Library Development Director to implement annual fundraising program including cultivation of donors coordinated with board, administration and volunteers;
  • develops fundraising training;
  • public relations;
  • grant proposals;
  • supervises some staff and volunteers;
  • responsible for donation database (eTapestry preferred).
  • Must be able to work independently and as part of a team, exercise professional judgment, and handle multiple tasks.

Civil Services:

Minimum qualifications: Master’s degree and one year experience in fundraising/related field or BA with 3 years related experience. Position will be filled based on Civil Service Requirements. A provisional appointment will be made with examination to be held at a later date. Candidate must meet civil service requirements for appointment following establishment of eligible list.

To Apply:

Mail or e-mail letter of application, resume, and three professional references to:
Kathleen U. Naftaly, Director
Crandall Public Library
251 Glen St., Glens Falls, NY 12801

Applications must be received by March 26, 2018.

Applications may be obtained from
EOE/AA Employer

Questions about the position should be directed to Erica Wing at or 762-8317×25.