Requisition Number: 0904066
Department: 51010000-SVPADM-SR VP ADMIN OFFICE
Job Type: Full-Time
Job Description: The Senior Vice President & Chief Operating Officer (COO) is responsible for general University operations in the areas of business affairs, physical facilities, safety and security, human resources, information technology, audit and real estate development. The position reports to the President of the University and serves on the executive leadership group of Senior Vice Presidents and the President's Cabinet. The Vice President for Business Affairs, Vice President and Chief Information Officer, Vice President for Human Resources, Chief Audit Executive and the Director for Real Estate all report directly to the COO.
The COO will be dedicated to the University of Florida, committed to serving its mission and promoting its vision and strategy, excited about UF's commitment to world-class research, distinctive undergraduate education, and outstanding teaching, and able to serve as a trusted and respected member of the leadership team.
Minimum Requirements: Master's degree in an appropriate area of specialization and ten years of appropriate experience; or a bachelor's degree in an appropriate area of specialization and twelve years of appropriate experience.
Preferred Qualifications: The successful candidate for this position will have outstanding administrative and management skills with a demonstrated record of success in a large and multifaceted organization. The successful candidate will be an able and experienced manager and leader capable of motivating diverse teams of employees with the skills and talent to develop and execute plans to enhance the University and to manage change within a complex environment.
Special Instructions to Applicants: Greenwood/Asher & Associates, an executive search firm, is assisting the University in the search. Applications and nominations are being accepted. Screening of applications will continue until an appointment is made and applications are encouraged to be submitted by November 11, 2013.
Application materials should include a letter addressing how the candidate's experience and skills match the position requirements and a resume. Individuals wishing to nominate a candidate should include the name, position, address and telephone number of the nominee. A letter addressing how the candidate's experiences match the position requirements is recommended.
Inquiries, nominations, and applications should be directed to:
Jan Greenwood or Betty Turner Asher, Partners Greenwood/Asher & Associates, Inc. 42 Business Centre Drive, Suite 206 Miramar Beach, Florida 32550 Phone: 850-650-2277 / Fax: 850-650-2272 Email: email@example.com Email: firstname.lastname@example.org
This search is being conducted under Florida law, including the Sunshine law and public records law.
For more information about UF, please visit http://www.ufl.edu/.