Senior Director in Faculty Operations and Planning
Simon Fraser University

Organizational Profile:

SFU’s Faculty of Education aspires to be a leader in education that is anchored in research and scholarly inquiry. It is committed to leading-edge and internationally recognized scholarship across many disciplinary areas and communities, and to distinctive programs that support learning in schools and many other professional settings.

The Faculty is committed to scholarly excellence, leading-edge pedagogy, innovative curriculum, engagement with teachers, differentiated staffing and a participatory democratic culture. A global leader in educational research and a pathfinder in Canada's teacher education, the Faculty is committed to ethical practice, equity, social justice and diversity.

About the Role:

Reporting directly to the Dean, Faculty of Education, the Senior Director, Faculty Operations and Planning oversees and provides the executive and strategic direction for the Faculty’s operations. The position is accountable for the Faculty’s financial, capital, resource, research, industrial, technological, and administrative systems and controls.This is an excellent opportunity for a highly motivated professional who brings extensive strategic operational and administrative leadership skills. The preferred candidate will have a master’s degree in Business Administration, Commerce, Finance and/or Educational Leadership. The preferred candidate will have seven to ten years of related experience in a post-secondary environment, including financial analysis, strategic business planning, personnel/staffing management and information systems management. The role requires excellent interpersonal, people leadership, negotiation and communication skills along with demonstrated project and strategic planning skills. An equivalent and/or related combination of education and experience will be considered

Please note: The position is open until filled. Please do not apply directly through this posting. Should you be interested in learning more about this unique opportunity with Simon Fraser University, please contact Carol Robinson at 604-998-4032 or forward your resumé, a letter of introduction and the names and contact information for three references, in confidence, to 

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