Reporting directly to the Vice Chancellor for Health Affairs, the Chief of Staff (COS) serves as a critical strategic advisor and thought partner to the Vice Chancellor for Health Affairs (VCHA) and by extension his senior leadership team, organizing, coordinating, and translating initiatives and plans into action. The incumbent will provide executive support and counsel to the VCHA, triage legal and crisis management issues, engage constituents in a meaningful and transparent manner, and assist the Vice Chancellor in all forms of communication. The COS problem solves, identifies concerns, and evaluates complex subjects by integrating knowledge of the VCHAs goals and management style, campus unit operations, and UC policies and procedures. Where designated, the COS will lead initiatives and advisory committees and staffs critical advisory and committees which have broad impact. The COS represents the VCHA in all manner of situations with tact and diplomacy and requires a dedication to consultation and consensus-building; the COS also manages confidential and sensitive issues for the VCHA. The incumbent manages the office staff for Health Affairs and ensures that high-priority projects and initiatives are effectively and efficiently managed. 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: Annual, Commensurate with ExperienceTotal Hours: 8-5, M-FCareer Position.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.View Job Description for the position requirements.
Internal Number: 2019-1584
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