Senior Director I

Denton, TX
Aug 22, 2017
Executive Administration Jobs
C-Level & Executive Directors
Institution Type
Four-Year Institution


Requisition Number

Job Title
Senior Director I

Official Title
Senior Director I

Position Number

Union Administration - 163110


Is this an internal posting only?

Work Schedule
Monday - Friday 8 am - 5 pm

Department Overview
The University of North Texas has an enrollment in excess of 37,000 students and is located in the DFW Metroplex. UNT is a tier one research University with 63 degree programs rated within the top 100 in field of study. UNT is a residential campus with 6,200 beds, with an additional 500 beds under construction. Additionally, the campus is also located in Denton County, the top rated county in the US for economic development and growth

Job Description
The Union Administration Department at the University of North Texas is seeking to hire a Senior Director I to join our team.

The Senior Director is responsible for all aspects of the University Union, Gateway Center, Coliseum and Center for Student Affairs at Discovery Park.

Responsibilities of the position include, but are not limited to:
* Responsibilities include program development, budgets, contract management, strategic planning, staff supervision and development, marketing, publications, customer service and conference and event management. As a member of the Auxiliary Services Team, through the Division of Student Affairs, the Director plays a critical role in managing collaborative events with internal and external partners. These partnerships include Athletics, Student Organizations, Dining Services, Retail and Bookstore Operations, Academic Departments, and community organizations and events.
* Provide direction and vision in the following areas: campus programming, including the University Programs Council and Mary Jo & V. Lane Rawlins Fine Arts Series, the Union Board of Directors, concerts, commencement, 31 high school graduations, Union Art Gallery, technical services, ticket sales, one stop conference and event management, scheduling, and custodial, and facilities management.
The UNT Union, Gateway Center, Coliseum, and Center for Student Affairs at Discovery Park staffing consists of 70 full-time employees. The Union won the 2017 ACUI Facility Design Award of Excellence and houses 13 dining locations, Design Works (graphic design and video studio), an Apple authorized campus store, Bookstore, Bank, Syndicate Pub, Meditation Lounge, 2 ballrooms, and a series of 20 additional meeting spaces.
* The University Union, a 314,000 square foot facility.
* The Gateway Center is a 28,000 square foot, multi-level facility located on the entrance to campus that serves as a conference and event center.
* The UNT Coliseum is a 9,900 seat multipurpose venue dedicated to providing the highest quality customer service and maximum value in all that it does.

The University of North Texas System is firmly committed to equal opportunity and does not permit - and takes actions to prevent - discrimination, harassment (including sexual violence), and retaliation on the basis of race, color, religion, national origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, age, disability, family status, genetic information, citizenship or veteran status in its application and admission processes, educational programs and activities, facilities, and employment practices. The University of North Texas System immediately investigates and takes remedial action when appropriate.

The University of North Texas System also takes actions to prevent retaliation against individuals who oppose a discriminatory practice, file a charge, or testify, assist or participate in an investigative proceeding or hearing.

Minimum Qualifications
The successful candidate will possess a Bachelor's Degree in related field and eight years of closely related professional experience.

Preferred Qualifications
The preferred candidate will possess the following additional qualifications:

* A graduate degree.
* Degrees in Higher Education Administration or related field.
* At least 8 years of related progressively responsible experience that demonstrate supervision, financial management, strategic planning and personnel development.

Special Instructions to Applicants
Applicants must submit a resume with their online application.

Is this a security sensitive position?

Driving a University Vehicle?

Job Open Date

Job Close Date
Open Until Filled

Pay Rate
Salary Commensurate with Experience

Pay Basis

Job Type
Full-time Permanent

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