Director of Administrative Computing and Analytics

Charlottesville, VA
Mar 18, 2017
Institution Type
Four-Year Institution

Working Title: Director of Administrative Computing and Analytics

Position Type: University Managerial and Professional Staff

Department: School of Medicine, Institutional Analysis and Computing

Location: Charlottesville

Posting Date: 07-19-2016

Posting Summary:
The School of Medicine (SOM) at the University of Virginia seeks a Director of Administrative Computing and Analytics. Reporting to the Chief Operating Officer at the School of Medicine, the Director of Administrative Computing and Analytics is responsible for establishing the strategic direction, budget prioritization, and management of services for the innovative and effective use of computer technology supporting our administrative mission, including Decision Support, Finance, Human Resources, Space Management, Admissions and Registrar functions.

To achieve this goal the Director must understand the strategic direction and objectives set by the SOM and be able to work collaboratively with others at the University to oversee technology initiatives that support and enhance those goals while maintaining alignment with overarching Health System standards, technologies and strategies. The Director will lead the Business Intelligence and Data Management team in addition to managing and maintaining administrative applications and associated hardware. The Director will provide leadership and oversight to the planning and implementation of software solutions that support the strategic, institutional effectiveness, and organizational excellence initiatives at the School.

The qualified candidate must have a Bachelor's Degree or equivalent experience (4 years of relevant professional experience). In addition, required experience includes 3-4 years relevant technical and managerial experience leading Business Intelligence and Administrative Computing functions. Experience in an academic medical center, university, biomedical research or healthcare IT environment. Experience with process automation. Demonstrated understanding of Decision Support, Finance, Human Resources, Space Management, Admissions and Registrar functions. Ability to work in a complex environment with a highly heterogeneous mix of hardware, software, resources, and user needs.

Applicants should complete a staff application through the Jobs@UVa website and provide a cover letter, resume, and a list of three references. To apply visit and search for posting #0619244.

This position is restricted and contingent upon the continuation of funding.

Required Knowledge, Skills and Abilities:
1. Excellent oral and written communication skills
2. Demonstrated ability to communicate with, and influence, key stakeholders in the research arena including faculty, deans, department chairs, and other IT professionals.
3. Demonstrated ability to work and lead in a team environment as well as individually
4. Demonstrated ability to "see the big picture" and think strategically while at the same time being thorough and detail oriented.
5. Strong leadership skills and ability to manage by influence.
6. Strong project and vendor management skills
7. Demonstrated ability to learn quickly
8. Disciplined, data-driven approach to decision making.

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