Georgia Institute of Technology — Associate Vice President for Campus Services

Founded in 1885, Georgia Institute of Technology is one of the nation’s premiere research universities. The Institute consistently ranks among U.S. News & World Report’s Top Ten public universities. Comprised of six colleges—Architecture, Engineering, Sciences, Computing, Business, and Liberal Arts, Georgia Tech enrolls over 29,000 academically talented undergraduate and graduate students, and is rated among the top universities in the nation for graduation of underrepresented minorities in engineering, computer science, and mathematics. The Georgia Tech campus occupies 400 acres in the heart of the vibrant city of Atlanta, which is well-known for its excellent quality of life. Innovative in its outlook, Georgia Tech is committed to improving the human condition through advanced science and technology.

Reporting to the Senior Vice President, Administration, the Associate Vice President for Campus Serviceswill determine policies and provide leadership for a diverse portfolio of customer-focused service units, typically resourced through auxiliary or fee funds including Auxiliary services (retail operations and vending); Bookstore; BuzzCard Campus ID/declining balance card; Campus Recreation Center; Dining Services; Parking and Transportation Services; Stamps Health Services; Student Center; and Student Housing, including residence life. The Associate Vice President leads organizational effectiveness efforts to ensure quality, increase efficiency, contain/reduce costs, and increase value for customers; collaborateswith academic, admissions and student life leaders to develop shared programming, supports institutional priorities and initiatives and creates an environment that encourages students’ academic success; ensuresfinancial sustainability and planning for business units, including capital and operational budgets and long-term plans; and leads efforts to strategically and tactically consolidate services with a focus on support of students and institutional academic and student life programming. The supervised departments employ over 475 full- and part-time employees with annual revenue that exceeds $170million.

A bachelor’s degree and a record of progressively increasing responsibilities that includes at least 10 years of experience in directly managing large, complex, high volume auxiliary enterprises in higher education with demonstrated successful outcomes are required. A master’s degree is preferred. The successful candidate will possess an understanding of a variety of business models; an understanding of decentralized budget and financial systems that are associated with each business model; extensive knowledge of campus auxiliary services key performance indicators; the ability to promote excellent interpersonal relationships; experience briefing senior leadership, media, students, and the academic community; and strong analytical, written, and verbal communication skills.

Review of applications will begin December 19, 2018 and will continue until the position is filled. A resume with an accompanying cover letter may be submitted via the Spelman Johnson website Nominations for this position may be emailed to Mark A. Hall at Applicants needing reasonable accommodation to participate in the application process should contact Spelman Johnson at 413-529-2895.

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