The University of Nevada, Las Vegas invites applications for Associate Vice President, Financial Planning, Budget, and Analysis (Chief Budget Officer) [R0113011]
PROFILE of the UNIVERSITY
UNLV is a doctoral-degree-granting institution of approximately 30,000 students and more than 3,900 faculty and staff that is classified by the Carnegie Foundation for the Advancement of Teaching as a research university with high research activity. UNLV offers a broad range of respected academic programs and is on a path to join the top tier of national public research universities. The university is committed to recruiting and retaining top students and faculty, educating the region's diversifying population and workforce, driving economic activity through increased research and community partnerships, and creating an academic health center for Southern Nevada that includes the launch of a new UNLV School of Medicine. UNLV is located on a 332-acre main campus and two satellite campuses in Southern Nevada. For more information, visit us on line at: http://www.unlv.edu
COMMITMENT to DIVERSITY
The successful candidate will demonstrate support for diversity, equity and inclusiveness as well as participate in maintaining a respectful, positive work environment.
ROLE of the POSITION
The successful candidate for this position will have the relevant technical and operational expertise specific to the position and will be a highly effective leader and communicator. Candidates will be assessed on functional and leadership competencies.
The associate vice president reports to the senior vice president for Business Affairs and is a thought leader who develops and implements an institutional funding model that is grounded in transparency, creates incentives to grow resources while managing costs, encourages innovation, and aligns resources with the institution's strategic vision and goals. This position plays a critical role in leading financial analysis, modeling, and planning that clearly show resource availability, thereby facilitating administrators' ability to enact plans to achieve the institutional vision.
As the university's chief budget officer, the AVP oversees the budget office and is responsible for leading the management, planning, analysis, execution, reporting, cost containment of, and accountability for university resources, in collaboration with the Office of the Executive Vice President and Provost (EVPP). Responsibilities include:
The AVP recommends policies and procedures and subsequently monitors revenues and expenditures of all authorized budgets to encourage expansion of the institution's resource base and ensure adherence to policies and procedures, fulfillment of reserve requirements for designated units, and prudent and mission-consistent use of unexpended funds.
The Business Affairs division is committed to building a positive, productive and healthy organization that enables our team to serve the institution effectively. This requires exceptional leadership and communication skills, as well as a commitment to service and effective business processes.
Commitment to service and effective business processes
Educational and experience requirements.
Candidates will be assessed on functional and leadership competencies.
Salary competitive with those at similarly situated institutions. Position is contingent upon funding.