It is a transformational time at the University of Colorado, and the Denver and Anschutz Medical Campuses are continuously strengthening their reputations as drivers of innovation, with digital education playing a key role in the future of the university. The Office of Digital Education and CU South Denver, which share a mission to serve the needs of businesses committed to advancing workforce talent, and to reach adult learners and the community with innovative educational programs, are together searching for a full-time university staff (unclassified) Senior Director of Budget and Finance. CU South Denver and the Office of Digital Education report to the Chancellors of the CU Denver and CU Anschutz Medical Campuses and are leveraging the combined expertise of these innovative units to advance the campus’ capabilities to support the needs of today’s employers. As such, both units are entering a period of rapid evolution and growth. The Senior Director of Budget and Finance for the Office of Digital Education and CU South Denver will possess a broad skill set with expertise in the full range of budget and finance functional areas with a specialty in previous experience in online environments. The investment by the campuses in the Office of Digital Education and CU South Denver, combined with recent commitments focused on online education by the University of Colorado Board of Regents, make this a rare and exciting opportunity to work with these teams.
Bachelor’s degree in business, business administration, finance, accounting, public administration, or a directly related field from an accredited institution.
Extensive, diverse and progressively responsible experience, including direct responsibility for a national, state, college or university budget or financial setting with a strong emphasis on strategy experience.
Master’s degree in business, business administration, finance, accounting, public administration or directly related field from an accredited institution.
Experience in higher education
Experience in a financial leadership role within a successful online program