The Associate Vice President for Campus Services will be responsible for a wide range of University support services including facilities, operations, food services, sustainability, transportation and housing.
RESPONSIBILITIES AND TASKS:
The AVP is responsible for oversight of all Campus Services Departments including: Facilities and Operations (including Campus Planning), Faculty Housing, Transportation, Food Service, and Sustainability.
Assessment of efficiencies within each Department is required with the goal being to optimize the services provided by each Department while at the same time optimizing the functional and financial efficiencies.
Within the Campus Services and within the university, the AVP will support open communication and address synergies to optimize the available skills and knowledge in support of the educational mission.
The AVP will work collaboratively with other senior administrators across the University to ensure that all services are planned and delivered efficiently and to the highest standards.
The AVP will work with national and International professional organizations, universities and governmental entities to optimize the services provided by each Department within Campus Services and will support Campus Services Department Directors in such collaborative, learning interactions as well.
Campus Services will reach out to the internal and external communities to provide support and service as befitting the role of AUC within Cairo.
Closer integration of campus services and development of long-term service plans with a strong emphasis on staff development will be early priorities.
A minimum of an undergraduate degree in engineering, management or other relevant academic field from a US accredited university.
At least 15 years of progressive management experience.
In-depth knowledge of planning, administration and budgeting within higher education is preferred
Outstanding strategic thinking and conceptual skills;
Demonstrated problem solving, leadership and decision-making capabilities;
Fluency in oral and written communication;
Exceptional presentation skills.
Internal Number: 50029564
About The American University in Cairo
Founded in 1919, AUC is a leading English-language, American-accredited institution of higher education and center of intellectual, social and cultural life of the Arab world. Its community of students, parents, faculty and staff, trustees, alumni and other generous sponsors represent more than 60 countries. The University stands as a crossroads for the world’s cultures and a vibrant forum for reasoned argument, spirited debate and understanding across the diversity of languages, facilities and human experiences.