New College of Florida is a national leader in the arts and sciences and is the State of Florida's designated honors college for the liberal arts. Consistently ranked among the top public liberal arts colleges in America by U.S. News & World Report, Forbes and The Princeton Review, New College attracts highly motivated, academically talented students from 38 states and 20 foreign countries. Students are intellectually independent and highly motivated. A higher proportion of New College students receive Fulbright awards than graduates from virtually all other colleges and universities. New College of Florida is accepting applications for an Associate Vice President for Administrative Affairs (AVPAA).
Reporting to the Vice President for Finance and Administration, this position assists the Vice President in providing executive leadership in support of the College's business and financial operations. The AVPAA directs all budgetary aspects of the College, including planning, developing, coordinating and implementing the annual Operating Budget for all College budget entities and internal budget allocations for all major fund entities. Major budgeting functions of this position include, but are not limited to interpreting laws, rules, policies and procedures relating to budgetary issues; preparation, analysis and submission of the Legislative Budget Requests to the Board of Governors; preparation and administration of the College's annual operating budget; and development of College policies and procedures for operating budgets and budget processes including preparation of various budget reports and analysis throughout the year. In addition, the AVPAA supervises the directors of Information Technology, Campus Police, and Environmental Health & Safety/Emergency Management. This position also provides administrative support to the Vice President, handling complex and routine assignments including preparation of reports.
A master’s degree in an appropriate area and seven years of appropriate experience or a bachelor’s degree in an appropriate area and nine years of appropriate experience is required. Experience in higher education administration is preferred.
New College of Florida is committed to the principles of equal educational and employment opportunities for, and nondiscrimination towards applicants and employees with respect to race, color, religion, age, disability, sex, marital status, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, and veteran status, as provided by law, and in accordance with NCF’s respect for personal dignity. It is NCF’s goal to create and maintain a work and study environment that is positive and free of unlawful discrimination.
For more information and to apply, visit www.ncf.edu/employment. The position is open until filled. However, to ensure full consideration by the search committee, applications should be received by June 1, 2020.
About New College of Florida
For over 50 years, New College of Florida has been a creative force in shaping the lives of more than 5,000 students, unleashing their talents and enabling them to become their “highest and best selves,” as one alumna put it. New College relies on a simple formula: putting academically talented students together with highly qualified faculty members and letting them pursue subjects of mutual interest. With a total enrollment of 800-850 students and a student-to-faculty ratio of 10:1, New College offers a personal and collaborative learning environment, where faculty and students engage in in-depth exploration of ideas and subject matter, and where students have the freedom to chart their own academic course.
As the State of Florida's legislatively-designated "honors college for the liberal arts," New College is the only public college or university in the state whose sole mission is to provide an undergraduate education of the highest caliber to leading students from around the country. Located on a beautiful 110-acre campus on sunny Sarasota Bay, New College provides an ideal learning environment for intellectually curious, motivated students who thrive on active learning and are drawn to an intellectually rigorous curriculum.