Washington State University (WSU) invites applications in the search for the newly created role of Chief Compliance and Ethics Officer (CCEO). Reporting to the University President, the Chief Compliance and Ethics Officer is responsible for oversight and coordination of compliance activities, advises on and monitors compliance with University rules and regulatory requirements. The position also promotes compliance awareness and serves as a resource in developing or improving compliance-related processes institution wide, including all state and federal anti-discrimination laws and the Office for Equal Opportunity (including Title IX and the Americans with Disabilities Act), Youth Programs/Activities, the Clery Act, Ethics/Conflict of Interest, NCAA Athletics Compliance and other programs/activities as directed by the President.
Candidates must demonstrate a record of commitment to customer service and the application of appropriate flexibility in response to issues and opposing points; diplomatic skills working with key stakeholders, including senior officials; sensitivity to and desire to promote diversity; experience interpreting and applying laws, rules, policies and procedures; ability to interact with large groups and individuals at all work levels.
WSU is a public, land grant research university with world-class undergraduate, graduate, and professional degree programs and is one of the premier academic institutions in the world, with strengths in Agriculture, Veterinary Medicine, science, the arts, and the humanities. WSU is a nationally recognized top research university, where the outstanding faculty teaches more than 27,000 students across a multi-campus system, with the main campus in Pullman and branch campuses in Spokane, Tri-cities and Vancouver, Washington.
This recruitment will remain open until the position is filled. To ensure first consideration, applications should be received by February 28, 2014. Application materials must include a letter of application addressing the required and preferred qualifications. Incomplete applications will not be considered. Salary is commensurate with experience. For a complete position description and to apply, visit www.wsujobs.com. WSU is an EO/AA Educator and Employer.