FPRC OPERATIONS MANAGER
JOB NO.: 87957-AS
Work Type: Staff-Full Time
Department: SMPH/OPHTHAL&VIS SCI/GEN
Categories: Accounting, Finance, Purchasing, Health Care, Medical, Social Services, Management/Supervisory, Research, Scientific
Employment Class: Academic Staff-Renewable
Position Vacancy ID: 87957-AS
Working Title: FPRC Operations Manager
Official Title: SR ADMIN PRGM SPEC(R07BN) or ADMIN PROGRAM SPEC(R07DN) or ASSOC ADMIN PRGM SPEC(R07FN)
Hiring Department: A536000-MEDICAL SCHOOL/OPHTHAL&VIS SCI/GEN
Anticipated Begin Date: JULY 01, 2017
Term: This is a renewable appointment.
Minimum $42,167 ANNUAL (12 months)
Depending on Qualifications
Degree and Area of Specialization:
Bachelor of Arts or Bachelor of Science required, preferably in Health Administration, Business Administration, or Finance.
Master's degree in health administration, business administration, or finance preferred.
Minimum number of years and type of relevant work experience:
4 years of experience in small-to-medium size business management preferred.
Experience in management and administration of clinical research activities in a corporate or academic medical center is desirable.
The Operations Manager will direct operations within the Fundus Photograph Reading Center (FPRC), a clinical research unit within the Department of Ophthalmology and Visual Sciences (DOVS). The Fundus Photograph Reading Center (FPRC) provides medical expertise and specialized diagnostic services in support of clinical trials and epidemiologic studies of eye diseases. The FPRC serves as one of the top-ranking ocular imaging centers within the United States and provides service to the federal government, pharmaceutical industry and academic institutions throughout the United States and the world. The Department of Ophthalmology and Visual Sciences considers basic science and clinical research one of the fundamental pillars of its academic mission. One-half of its nearly 60 faculty members are actively engaged in research, evenly divided between basic research and epidemiologic or clinical research. These faculty members are supported by more than 150 other staff. This position will provide critical day-to-day leadership and decision making for research faculty and principal investigators. This position will serve as the primary decision maker for FPRC business functions.
Knowledge and Skills Required:
-Excellent communication skills and interpersonal interactions.
-Ability to understand and prepare accurate budgets, FTE projections, and financial reports when requested and in a timely manner
-Strong computer skills, especially with Microsoft Office Suite.
-High level of emotional intelligence, professionalism, and integrity.
The School of Medicine and Public Health has a deep and profound commitment to diversity both as an end in itself but, also as a valuable means for eliminating health disparities. As such, we strongly encourage applications from candidates who foster and promote the values of diversity and inclusion.
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Instructions to applicants:
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Additional Link: Full Position Details
NOTE: A Period of Evaluation will be Required
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Advertised: 17 May 2017 Central Daylight Time
Application Close: 17 Jun 2017 11:55 PM Central Daylight Time