Director of Personal Finance and Financial Literacy
Position Number: 00008293
Primary Function of Organization Unit: The College of Veterinary Medicine (CVM) at North Carolina State University is a dynamic, progressive community dedicated to enhancing the career and life success of students, faculty, and veterinary professionals through initiatives in curriculum and lifelong learning, development of leadership and entrepreneurial skills, and partnerships with the community. The College interacts with the greater community through programs in animal health and wellness that serve to improve animal and human health and well being and contribute to the economy of North Carolina and beyond. Established in 1979, the college graduated its first class of students in 1985. Despite being one of the newest colleges of veterinary medicine in the US, NC State CVM has a strong national reputation for excellence in teaching, research and community outreach. U.S. News and World Report's 2015 Annual Guide to America's Best Veterinary Medicine Programs ranks NC State University's College of Veterinary Medicine as number 3 in the nation. The Office of Student Services is part of the Academic Affairs unit and is dedicated to the recruitment, support, and development of students in our veterinary professional program. The addition of financial planning and literacy services complements existing programs in career counseling, wellness, business, diversity and inclusion, and communication to ensure that NC State CVM graduates are ready to take on all aspects of their future careers.
Essential Job Duties: The selected individual will be responsible for establishing resources for personal financial planning and debt management. Services are expected to include curricular and paracurricular programs to educate students on basic financial literacy, student loan servicing and repayment options, and individual consultation services. The selected individual will work closely with the director of the business and practice management curriculum and the Director of Career Services to develop resources. The selected individual will support the college's veterinary students, graduate students and house officers (veterinarians participating in clinical training programs). Currently the 4-year Doctor of Veterinary Medicine (DVM) program is composed of 4 classes of 100 students each. The CVM currently employs approximately 100 house officers and 80 graduate students. Essential responsibilities of the position include: *Providing individual, confidential fiduciary financial planning *Developing curricular and paracurricular materials on principles of financial literacy, student loan repayment and debt management *Assisting with evaluation of salary and benefits packages associated with employment contracts of our students, graduate students, or house officers.
Minimum Education/Experience: A Bachelor's degree plus significant post-baccalaureate experience is required.
Department Required Skills: *Strong presentation, interpersonal, networking, and organizational skills *Ability to take initiative *Ability to contribute in a team environment *Strong coaching and mentoring skills
Preferred Experience, Skills, Training/Education: Five years' experience in fiduciary financial planning with in-person consultations. Familiarity with student loan repayment and servicing, employment contracts, and retirement planning.
Necessary Licenses and Certifications: Board certification as a Certified Financial Planner (as conferred by the Certified Financial Planner Board of Standards)
AA/EOE: NC State University is an equal opportunity and affirmative action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, national origin, religion, sex, gender identity, age, sexual orientation, genetic information, status as an individual with a disability, or status as a protected veteran.
Individuals with disabilities requiring disability-related accommodations in the application and interview process, please call 919-515-3148. Final candidates are subject to criminal & sex offender background checks. Some vacancies also require credit or motor vehicle checks. If highest degree is from an institution outside of the U.S., final candidates are required to have their degree verified at "www.wes.org":http//wes.org. Degree must be obtained prior to start date.
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