Washington State University Vice Chancellor for Finance and Administration in Pullman, Washington

Postion Information

Summary of Duties

The Vice Chancellor of Finance and Administration is a member of the campus executive team and reports directly to the Chancellor. The successful candidate is expected to provide a positive role in leadership and management on the campus. This position serves as Chief Financial Officer for WSU Tri-Cities campus and facilitates the financial and administrative operations of the campus including responsibility for oversight of budgets, strategic planning, business services, facilities maintenance,grants and contracts administration, facilities development,long range capital planning, information technology campus, safety & security, environmental health and safety.

Additional Information


Required Qualifications

Positions require a Master Degree in a related field and a minimum of eight (8) years of related professional experience in a complex organization, with preference given to experience in a higher education setting.

Any combination of relevant education and experience may be substituted for the education requirement on a year-for-year basis.

Additional Requirements

Demonstrated high level of written and oral communication skills.

Demonstrated effective leadership abilities Experience leading diverse teams and disciplines including information technology, facilities, safety & security.

Experience with finance, budget and accounting administration.

Preferred Qualifications

Demonstrated experience and skill in collaborating with internal and external constituents; cultivate, build, and expand partnerships/relationships with the community and other WSU entities.

Demonstrated ability to communicate financial information to a variety of audiences.

Certified Public Accountant (CPA) or Certified Management Accountant (CMA)

Will this position require a background check?

This position has been designated by the department to require a background check

Posting Detail Information

EEO Statement

WASHINGTON STATE UNIVERSITY IS AN EQUAL OPPORTUNITY/AFFIRMATIVE ACTION EDUCATOR AND EMPLOYER. Members of ethnic minorities, women, special disabled veterans, veterans of the Vietnam-era, recently separated veterans, and other protected veterans, persons of disability and/or persons age 40 and over are encouraged to apply.

WSU employs only U.S. citizens and lawfully authorized non-U.S. citizens. All new employees must show employment eligibility verification as required by the U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services.

WSU is committed to providing access and reasonable accommodation in its services, programs, activities, education and employment for individuals with disabilities. To request disability accommodation in the application process, contact Human Resource Services: 509-335-4521(v), Washington State TDD Relay Service: Voice Callers: 1-800-833-6384; TDD Callers: 1-800-833-6388, 509-335-1259(f), or hrs@wsu.edu.

Employee Type: AP-Administrative Professional

University Title: Vice Chancellor

Working Title: Vice Chancellor for Finance and Administration

College/Area: WSU Tri-Cities

Department: WSU Tri-Cities

Department Link: https://tricities.wsu.edu/

Position Number: 105496

Hiring Unit: Finance & Administration

Work Location: Tri-Cities

Zip Code: 99354

This position is in a Bargaining Unit: No

Appointment Status: Permanent

Job Appointment (FTE%): 100%

Position Term in Months: 12

Monthly Salary: Commensurate with experience

Open Date: 04/16/2018

Close Date: 05/16/2018

Open Until Filled: No

Posting Number: 20134146P