1. Directs one or more functional areas within an administrative department of the University and ensure compliance with University policies and procedures. 2. Directs analytic and research support for educational policies and planning and develops and approves administrative policies affecting assigned functional areas of the University. 3. Directs and establishes parameters for major projects for the department and University. 4. Interprets federal policies and regulations and educates staff and administration about regulations, restrictions, and the legal responsibilities of the University. 5. Directs and implements policy and program modifications and develops standards to ensure compliance with federal, state and local regulations. 6. Develops and administers an operating budget for the assigned department consistent with University policies and procedures. 7. Develops cost savings objectives and goals; authorizes major purchases and negotiates contracts that range from routine to complex in nature. 8. Establishes and implements long- and short-range goals for the functional area consistent with University goals and objectives. 9. Directs the development of related automated systems to support the function; determines office policies and procedures for use of automated systems. 10. Directs the evaluation and selection of vendors and negotiates contract details including work steps and pricing with the vendors on behalf of the assigned functional area. 11. Works with internal and external contacts to solve problems that range from routine to complex in nature. 12. Represents the University in discussions and negotiations with various governmental agencies. 13. Directs a staff of exempt and nonexempt employees. 14. May perform other duties as assigned.
Preferred Education: Bachelor's degree and 10 years of fundraising experience including 6 years of experience managing/leading a team of fundraising professionals. Global orientation, experience working across countries and regions, and fluency in more than one language.
Preferred Education, Experience and Skills: Bachelor's degree and 10 years of fundraising experience including 6 years of experience managing/leading a team of fundraising professionals. Global orientation, experience working across countries and regions, and fluency in more than one language.
Required Skill/ability 5: Ability to represent the School well in working collegially with peers and colleagues within and outside the University. Domestic and possibly international travel required.
Posting Position Title: Director 3
Required Skill/ability 3: Excellent computer skills including well developed knowledge of Microsoft Office programs and Internet search engines, ability to use development databases, and electronic business systems. Superior organizational skills; ability to prioritize, manage and coordinate multiple items/projects.
Work Week: Standard (M-F equal number of hours per day)
University Job Title: Assistant Dean, Development
Required Skill/ability 1: Highly developed oral and written communication skills. Demonstrated commitment to diversity and inclusion. Highly developed project management skills.
Required Skill/ability 4: A leader with a positive and can-do attitude that supports the mission of the school. Ability to handle crises as well as a wide range of short-and long-term management issues.
Required Skill/ability 2: Superior interpersonal skills and professional demeanor required to interact effectively with faculty, staff, students, alumni, and dignitaries in a complex, fast-paced and changing environment. Ability to deal with complex issues and sensitive situations that require confidentiality.
Bachelor's Degree in related field. Seven years of experience or an equivalent combination of education and experience.
Internal Number: 60257BR
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