Office of the Vice Chancellor for Student Affairs (VCSA) 

University of California, Santa Barbara


Responsible for directing the planning efforts of the Division of Student Affairs related to financial and capital resources, and sustainability in addition to formulating multi-year budgetary strategies and priorities in order to meet the division's management goals and programmatic requirements. Oversees all planning related to operating units, personnel needs, capital programs, facilities renewal, and deferred facility maintenance. Multi-year financial planning is required to successfully guide Student Affairs forward on large-scale initiatives. Serves as budgetary advisor and point of contact for all 25 Student Affairs departments, overseeing an annual operating budget of $90M, 700 FTE, and hundreds of additional casual and student employees. Works with the Vice Chancellor on the overall management of the division, resolving issues and initiating projects and directives on their behalf. 


Requirements: Bachelor's degree; advanced degree preferred. Minimum of 10 years of experience in financial field. Knowledge of University of California budget and financial management framework is highly desirable. Proficient knowledge of and experience in strategic financial and budget management. Analytical and conceptual skills applied to the resolution of complex problems with ability to identify key issues in complex situations, evaluate options, initiate strategies for resolution, measure progress, and apply course corrections as necessary. Experience understanding, establishing, implementing, and maintaining information to influence senior directors, managers and professional staff in their decision-making or to support all operations of a large enterprise. 


Notes: Fingerprint background check required. Mandated reporter for requirements of child abuse. 


Salary commensurate with qualifications and experience.  


The University of California is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer, and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law. 


Application Information: 

For primary consideration apply by 9/18/17, thereafter open until filled. 

APPLY ONLINE at https://jobs.ucsb.edu 

Job #20170425