The Chief Administrative Officer (CAO) reports to, and is directly responsible to, the Cancer Center Director for all matters pertaining to the administration of the research, clinical, training & education, and strategic planning programs of the Chao Family Comprehensive Cancer Center (CFCCC). The principal role of the CAO is to support the Director in fulfilling the mission of the Chao Family Comprehensive Cancer Center within the University of California Irvine (UCI), including but not limited to the UCI College of Health Sciences and the School of Medicine, and to oversee the full range of activities and responsibilities of the CFCCC research administration. The CAO is responsible for the entire scope of planning, operations, and resource management for CFCCC's research enterprise. The CAO works directly with the Director in defining and prioritizing specific needs related to the Center's mission and in developing objectives and strategies to meet those needs. The CAO directs and plans all financial operations, oversees technology support operations for research operations, provides leadership for management of all space, facilities, and capital needs; has management responsibility for all finances, programs, research operations, and human resource issues (both academic and staff) in the CFCCC. Together with the Medical Director of the Stern Center for Cancer Clinical Trials & Research and the CFCCC Administrative Director of Clinical Research Operations, the CAO oversees operational efficiency, financial performance, and strategic planning for the CFCCC clinical trials office.The CAO partners in the oversight, management, and development of administrative, programmatic and clinical research operations of the CFCCC as they relate to the Cancer Service Line of the UCI Medical Center and UCI Health. In this role, the CAO participates in the development and execution of action plans for specified cancer clinical services, operations, and facilities, in partnership with the Senior Director of Cancer Services for UCI Health and/or UCI School of Medicine (SOM) Medical Staff. Attends and participates in the regular meetings of the UCI Health Cancer Center Operations Committee and the regular meetings of the CAOs of UCI SOM and UCI Health. With the Director, prepares the annual State of the Unit report to the SOM. Assesses organizational readiness to implement action plans. Coordinates with SOM Chairs, Departments and Faculty and interacts with various Medical Center Directors and functions to identify obstacles and facilitate implementation of business action plans.The University of California, Irvine is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer advancing inclusive excellence. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, age, protected veteran status, or other protected categories covered by the UC nondiscrimination policy.Salary: Commensurate with experienceTotal Hours: 8-5, M-FCareer Position.Travel to Irvine campus and external work sites.Participation & presentations at meetings at the state and national levels.Final candidate subject to background check.As a federal contractor, UC Irvine is required to use E-Verify to confirm the work status of individuals assigned to perform substantial work under certain federal contracts/subcontracts. Please attach your resume.Click here to see the Uci Cancer Center website.View Job Description for the position requirements.
Internal Number: 2019-0111
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