Advertised Salary Range: Salary commensurate with qualifications.
Advertised Job Summary:
The University of South Carolina is accepting applications for The Secretary of the University and of the Board of Trustees. The Secretary serves at the will of the Board of Trustees and is one of the principal officers of the University, acting as the official liaison between the Board of Trustees and the University’s administrative officers, faculty, staff, and students. The Secretary serves as the coordinator of the Board and its members for all official functions and activities of the Board or with which the Board is involved. The Secretary is the officer of the Board with whom the authority resides for signing contracts and agreements that are binding on the University.
The Secretary maintains the operational and administrative mechanisms of the Board and the Office of the Secretary of the Board of Trustees, so that the Board may focus on its fiduciary duties, its governance functions, and its strategic role to the University of South Carolina System.
The Secretary offers strategic advice to the Board's Chair, Vice Chair, and Committee Chairs, at the request of those officers.
Advertised Minimum Qualifications :
A Bachelor's degree and 8 years of relevant experience in administrative service, public administration, or business management.
Full/Part Time: Full Time
Internal Number: 94545
About The University of South Carolina
The University of South Carolina System is comprised of the state’s flagship university in Columbia (founded in 1801 and currently one of the top 50 “Best Colleges” according to U.S. News and World Report), three regional comprehensive universities (USC Aiken, USC Beaufort and USC Upstate), and Palmetto College consisting of four two-year campuses (USC Lancaster, USC Salkehatchie, USC Sumter, USC Union and Fort Jackson/Extended University). Together, the USC System institutions offer more than 450 degree programs on campus and online and are uniquely positioned to meet the state’s educational, cultural, health and research needs. The System employs nearly 14,000 people who work daily to improve the lives of students, fellow South Carolinians and the world. Our diverse engaged faculty and staff enjoy a dynamic and intellectually stimulating work environment.