Vice President for Administration and Finance

Salisbury, MD

Salisbury University

Vice President for Administration and Finance

Salisbury University, a member of the University System of Maryland, is a regionally accredited four-year comprehensive institution offering 58 distinct graduate and undergraduate programs. Located on the historic Eastern Shore, SU's beautiful campus is some 30 miles from the Atlantic beaches and 2.5 hours from Baltimore and Washington, D.C. The campus is located in an area with a culturally diverse population with rich cultural experiences.

Salisbury University is seeking qualified applicants for the position of Vice President for Administration and Finance

Primary Job Duties: Provide vision, executive leadership, and management/oversight while advancing SU's commitment to diversity and inclusion of the administrative functions of the University including finance and budget, human resources, capital projects, information technology, facilities, grounds, auxiliary services, sustainability, and campus safety/law enforcement.  Lead the development and implementation of campus-wide strategies and plans for financial management and physical development.  Participate in campus and USM planning and decision making as member of the SU Executive Staff.  Represent the interests of the University in the local community, in the System, and state-wide.

Minimum Qualifications: Bachelor’s degree in Accounting, Finance or Business and over ten years of related experience. 

Must be detail oriented and have customer service, organization and planning, prioritization, problem solving, follow through, time management, and oral and written communication skills. Also, must be flexible and possess the ability to successfully handle multiple tasks/projects simultaneously and work well under pressure, work independently and in a team-oriented environment and possess skills in successfully leading diverse teams and advancing an inclusive organization. Proficiency with Microsoft Office Suite is required. 

Preferred Qualifications: CPA and/or CIA preferred.

This is a full-time, exempt, State position with a full benefits package. Salary will be commensurate with experience and qualifications. 

Applications will be accepted via Salisbury University's Online Employment Application System. Please visit our website to apply online. See the FAQs of the Online Employment Application System for more information and instructions.  To be considered an applicant, you must apply online and submit a cover letter and resume.  All documents that you wish to provide must be attached to your application in the Online Employment Application System. Please do not send any documents via E-mail.  Three professional references will be requested and required before the final stages of the search. Candidates will be notified prior to references being contacted.

Applications received by August 16, 2020 will be given full consideration. The position will remain open until filled.

Diversity and inclusion are core values of SU. We strive to create an environment where the richness of ideas, backgrounds, and perspectives of our community is harnessed to create value for our institution, today and in the future.  To this end, the University recruits exceptional and diverse faculty, staff, and students from across Maryland, the United States, and around the world, supporting all members of the University community as they work together to achieve institutional goals and vision. To learn more about the University’s commitment to fostering a diverse and inclusive campus, please visit or the Office of Diversity and Inclusion.

Posted: 07/17/2020