Dutchess Community College — Vice President of Administration

Dutchess Community College invites applications and nominations for the position of Vice President of Administration. Dutchess Community College (DCC) serves as the community college for both Dutchess and Putnam counties, and draws students from surrounding counties and beyond. It is one of the most highly regarded of the 30 community colleges in the State University of New York system and is located on 130 acres in the Town of Poughkeepsie, in the scenic and historic mid-Hudson Valley. It is one of the largest employers in Dutchess County and plays a vital role in local economic development and the community’s cultural and social environment. The current and previous County Executives are DCC alumni, and the College enjoys a collegial and productive relationship with county government.

Reporting directly to the President and serving as an integral member of the senior leadership team, the Vice President of Administration (VPA) will play a significant role as a collaborative leader and strategic partner in shaping the future of Dutchess Community College. The successful candidate will welcome the opportunity to join a culture that is both collaborative and consensus driven and one in which ability to forge strong working relationships and partnerships across divisions is particularly valued.

Primary responsibilities include oversight of strategic financial planning and analysis of resource use and development; partnering in budget planning and oversight of budget implementation; student financial services; risk management; accounting, procurement, and business services; internal audit; facilities planning, construction, and operations; human resource services and employee relations; institutional technology; and environmental health and safety services.

For full consideration, application materials must be electronically received by June 15, 2017. To review the position profile, which further discusses the College and the position, as well as application procedures, please visit the Executive Profile linked here: http://apptrkr.com/999899

Dutchess Community College is being assisted with this search by R. H. Perry & Associates. All communications may be directed in confidence to Mr. Jesse Thompson, Senior Consultant and Director of Community College Searches, at DutchessAdminVP@rhperry.com

R. H. Perry & Associates is committed to the highest standards of professionalism in all dealings with candidates, sources, and references. We fully respect the need for confidentiality and assure interested parties that their background and interests will not be discussed without consent of the applicant prior to her or his becoming a candidate.

It is the policy of Dutchess Community College to provide equal opportunity in employment for all qualified persons; to prohibit discrimination in employment; and to promote the full realization of equal employment opportunity through a positive and continuing program.