National Librarian recruitment process is under way

The search is on to find the next National Librarian and Chief Executive of the National Library of Scotland.

Following the retirement of Martyn Wade, who joined the Library in 2002, Perrett Laver is undertaking the recruitment process for his successor.

The new post-holder has a key role to play in meeting the challenges of harvesting digital information, and in making the changes appropriate to an organisation that is embarking on a new stage of its ambitious corporate strategy.

In an environment of rapid change and challenges, the job involves carrying forward with the Library's Board a new vision for the organisation, delivering its strategic and corporate objectives, and leading the Library's 270 staff.

For more information about the role and details about how to apply, please refer to the website of our advisers, quoting reference 1548.

14 March 2014

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