3/12/14 – Head of Programs & Knowledge Services
King Abdulaziz Center for World Culture, Aramco, Dhahran, Saudi Arabia
The successful candidate will be responsible for administering and coordinating the library’s public programs, such as literacy programs and the children’s literature contest. This experienced and visionary professional will play a key role in ensuring the alignment of the library’s public programs with the educational mission of the King Abdulaziz Center for World Culture.
Bachelor’s degree with qualifications in education or librarianship; or a degree in another field accompanied by sufficient relevant experience. The candidate is expected to have spent at least 5 years in librarianship, library programming, education or educational outreach activities. Some experience of managing budgets would be desirable.
Sarah P’s comments: There is no doubt that Aramco is the best employer in Saudi Arabia. Interesting to note that the job does not require an MLIS.