Dean of Finance and Administration

Fairfield, Maine
Confidential Unit, Level 7
Oct 26, 2018
Dean of Finance and Administration
Executive Administration Jobs
Institution Type
Community College

Kennebec Valley Community College is seeking qualified applicants for the Dean of Finance and Administration position.

The Dean of Finance and Administration will be a critical part of the senior management team of the college. As the Chief Financial Officer (CFO) of the College, this position will oversee financial management including day-to-day financial functions, analysis, projections, financial reporting, and strategy; coordinate auxiliary services (college store, café, and farm operations); oversee grant finances, and direct deferred maintenance projects and civil works, as well as, human resource activities.  The Dean will oversee approximately 6 staff across the business office and human resource functions of the college operation.  In addition, the Dean will also ensure all capital project coordination, procurement management, and compliance to meet Maine Community College System (MCCS) financial objectives.  The Dean also provides accounting, reporting and treasury functions for the affiliated nonprofit KVCC Foundation.  This position will report directly to the President and be part of the KVCC confidential unit.  The Dean will participate in regular system-wide meetings and in this role be part of the statewide MCCS financial team. 

A Bachelor of Science in Accounting with 5-years of Accounting experience is required; Master of Business Administration (MBA) or Master’s in Accounting is preferred.  The ideal profile of a candidate will possess experience in accounting, supervision of finance personnel, public procurement, human resources, physical plant management, grant management, and non-profit experience.  Excellent interpersonal and computer skills are a must (e.g. Excel).

Confidential Unit, Level 7; Benefits include: Retirement choice of Maine Public Employees Retirement System (MainePERS) or Teachers Insurance & Annuity Association (TIAA) - in lieu of Social Security; full employee health/dental insurance and approximately 60% of cost for dependent coverage; life insurance paid by the MCCS; Vacation 20 days/year; Personal 2 days/year; Sick 12 days/year; and 12 paid holidays.

Initial review of applications will begin immediately and will continue until the position is filled.  To submit a complete application file, please send the following: cover letter, resume, official transcript of highest degree earned, and the KVCC Application for Employment (visit: and download form) to [email protected]

Kennebec Valley Community College is an equal opportunity affirmative action institution and employer.

For more information, please contact the Affirmative Action Officer at 453-5000.

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