Assoc Vice Chancellor for Finance

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Posting Details

Position Title Assoc Vice Chancellor for Finance External Link to Posting Department Controller - 35100 Vacancy Number E308 Position Number 29 Location of Workplace Main UNCW Campus Brief Summary of Work for this Position

This position provides counsel to the Vice Chancellor of Business Affairs on division matters and provides counsel and advice to all divisions of the university on financial matters. Position has direct responsibility for all financial matters for the university including the development and maintenance of sound financial plans that ensure the financial integrity of the university. Position provides leadership for the accounting, student accounts, cashiering, payroll, collections, financial reporting, budget development and maintenance, and purchasing.

Minimum Requirements

Four-year degree in accounting, finance, business administration, or related discipline. Five years of progressive fiscal responsibility in higher education is required, along with demonstrated skills and proficiency in supervision.

List the knowledge, skills, and abilities required to perform the essential functions of the position

Demonstrated dynamic and innovative leadership, interpersonal and superior communication skills, with evidence of building collegial relationships and effective work groups across divisional boundaries as a collaborator. Must have familiarity with office productivity software and the ability to prioritize, manage and successfully complete multiple tasks. Thorough knowledge of accounting theories, principles, and systems design and knowledge of governmental accounting and business operations. Ability to interpret and apply complex laws and regulations to accounting situations.

Preferred formal education, professional skills and work experience

Earned MBA or closely related degree. Ten years of progressive fiscal responsibility in higher education.

Primary purpose of the division, department, and/or grant

The Business Affairs DIvision is responsible for a wide range of business and administrative functions of the university, including but not limited to procurement, financial affairs, physical resources, capital management, security and safety services, building management and construction, information technology services, and auxiliary services.

College/School Information University Information

The University of North Carolina Wilmington, the state’s coastal university, is dedicated to learning through the integration of teaching and mentoring with research and service. Guided by our Strategic Plan, the university is committed to nurturing a campus culture that reflects its values of diversity and globalization, ethics and integrity, and excellence and innovation. A public institution with nearly 17,000 students, the university is focused on supporting and enhancing the student-centered learning experience that has been a hallmark since its founding in 1947. UNCW offers an array of programs at the baccalaureate and master’s levels, and doctoral programs in marine biology, educational leadership, psychology and nursing practice. UNCW is one of the 17 institutions that make up the UNC System.

EEO Statement

The University of North Carolina at Wilmington is committed to and will provide equality of educational and employment opportunity for all persons regardless of race, sex (such as gender, gender identity, marital status, childbirth, and pregnancy), age, color, national origin (including ethnicity), religion, disability, sexual orientation, political affiliation, veteran status, military service member status, genetic information, or relationship to other university constituents – except where sex, age, or ability represent bona fide educational or occupational qualifications or where marital status is a statutorily established eligibility criterion for State funded employee benefit programs.

Applicant Instructions Months Per Year 12 Months Position Type Permanent Anticipated Ending Date if Time-Limited Positions Job Posting Date 12/27/2018 Priority Consideration Date 02/01/2019 Priority Consideration Information

Priority consideration will be given to applications received by the Priority Date; however, applications will be accepted until the position is filled.

Address application documents to Applicant Documents Required Documents
  1. Resume
  2. Cover Letter
  3. List of 3 Professional References
Optional Documents
    Posting Specific Questions

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    1. * How did you learn of this opportunity with UNC Wilmington?
      • UNCW LinkedIn Page
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      • UNCW Website
      • Carolina Job Finder / Employment Guide
      • Direct Contact from UNCW HR Representative / Recruiter
      • UNCW Employee Referral
      • Craigslist
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      • Chronicle of Higher Education
      • Other
    2. * Do you hold a four year degree in accounting, business administration, or related discipline?
      • Yes
      • No
    3. * Do you have a minimum of five years of progressive fiscal responsibility in higher education?
      • Yes
      • No
    4. * Do you have a minimum of ten years' of progressive fiscal responsibility in higher education?
      • Yes
      • No




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    Posted: 3/13/2019
    Application Due: 3/29/2019
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