This is a description of a Staff Position Classification. It is not an announcement of a position opening. To view descriptions of current openings, please go to UNMJobs and Search Postings to view positions that are currently accepting applications.
The following statements are intended to describe, in broad terms, the general functions and responsibility levels characteristic of positions assigned to this classification. They should not be viewed as an exhaustive list of the specific duties and prerequisites applicable to individual positions that have been so classified.
Manages the establishment and administration of a defined set of professional/operational services, programs, and initiatives of key significance to a major, self-contained operational component of the University. Primary responsibilities are focused on one or more broadly defined core functional areas, such as faculty and staff human resources management, specialized administrative/financial management, business development and management, or academic/student support services. Assumes a leadership role in the provision of professional services specific to the functional area of focus, ensuring that existing and emergent programs and services are in compliance with relevant laws and regulations, institutional policies, and best practices and that they are in direct support of the overall goals and objectives of the enterprise. Collaborates directly with senior leadership on the development of strategies to enhance the value and cost-effectiveness of all outcomes within the functional area of operation, and participates in overall decision making as a member of the senior management team of the enterprise.
The University of New Mexico provides all training required by OSHA to ensure employee safety.