The Department of Libraries is looking for a smart, motivated, and service-minded individual who will support the work of the State Librarian, administer central office functions, and be an active member of the Department team to ensure that Vermont citizens have access to quality information and library services. This is a great opportunity to be part of an organization which is currently engaged in change and strategic planning to improve services and programs. The Executive Assistant to the State Librarian performs administrative, public relations, clerical and technical work at a professional level for the Department of Libraries. Duties include serving as the prinicipal assistant to the State Librarian and overseeing daily central office operations with regular contact and communication with the general public, libraries statewide, state agencies, partner organizations, elected officials, and media outlets. Duties are performed under the general direction and supervision of the State Librarian and cover a wide range of administrative activities which may include employee supervision, management of financial spreadhseets, accounting, and grants management.