Reporting directly to the Dean of Libraries and University Librarian, the Executive Director of Operational Excellence provides leadership and oversight of the Libraries business functions including budget, human resources, records management, security, facilities, capital project management, organizational data and assessment. The Executive Director will ensure excellence in Libraries business functions while also helping to define new operational strategies and budget priorities. The Executive Director will routinely collaborate with members of the Syracuse University Libraries leadership team and must be adept at creating and maintaining cross-departmental relationships, monitoring and disseminating information, and functioning in a dynamic and entrepreneurial environment. Responsible for a staff of six direct and six indirect reports.
Internal Number: 81909
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