University of California, Santa Barbara


The Director of Capital Development is responsible to the Executive Director, Budget and Planning for planning and development of the University's capital programs, working closely with senior management, Academic Senate committees, and officials from University of California Office of the President.  The Director of Capital Development provides leadership and resolution for all planning issues related to UCSB capital improvement programs; project scope, budget allocations, and scheduling; donor-funded capital projects; real estate acquisition planning; and campus space planning and space inventory.  Major responsibilities include: managing the campus consultation process for prioritization and approval of capital projects; developing and supervising major capital improvements; reviewing design development documents to ensure adherence to the capital program's scope, budget and schedule; coordinating with the Directors of Campus Planning and Design, Design and Construction Services, and Facilities Management in determining the scope, budget and scheduling of the capital projects; and providing primary staff support to the Campus Planning Committee (CPC) and the CPC Subcommittee for Donor Funded Projects and other Chancellor's advisory committees as requested.


Requirements: 15+ years of progressive experience in Capital Planning, Project Management, Financial Analysis and Space Planning. Advanced knowledge of planning, design, construction, environmental issues, legal issues, applicable laws and regulations, planning, and state/federal legislative processes. Advanced organizational, analytical, written and interpersonal communication skills, including strong negotiating skills and highly developed political acumen. 


Notes: Fingerprint background check required. 


Salary competitive, commensurate with 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 4/4/19, thereafter open until filled. 


Job #20190141