Loyola University Maryland invites nominations and applications for the position of Vice President for Finance and Administration and Treasurer.
Reporting to the President, the Vice President for Finance and Administration and Treasurer serves as the chief financial and investment officer for the University. The Vice President has oversight for the offices of financial and treasury services, budget and planning, technology services, human resources, facilities, and campus services, which includes events and project management. The Vice President has six direct reports and is responsible for nearly 300 employees, manages the University's annual operating budget of nearly $300 million, and oversees the management of an endowment of approximately $250 million as of December 31, 2019.
The next Vice President for Finance and Administration and Treasurer will oversee the campus master plan and work closely with both the Audit, Finance, Physical Plant and Equipment Committee and the Investment Committee of the Board of Trustees. The Vice President will play a key role in implementing strategic priorities and managing related finances.
The successful candidate will have outstanding financial and administrative management skills, experience in endowment management, a record of building and leading diverse teams, a commitment to environmental sustainability, and a track record for driving innovation and establishing additional streams of revenue. Candidates must embrace transparency, be accustomed to communicating effectively with a range of internal and external constituencies, and demonstrate a desire to be an active participant in a thriving and mission-driven academic community. The desired candidate will bring experience with revenue generation strategies, including but not limited to: fundraising, corporate sponsorships, company partnerships, community events, grants, and foundations. Candidates with no prior higher education experience are encouraged and welcomed to apply.
Loyola University Maryland, located in the northern neighborhoods of the vibrant city of Baltimore, aspires to be a leading national liberal arts university in the Jesuit, Catholic tradition. Founded in 1852 to serve a primarily local, commuting population, the University is recognized today as a prestigious, highly selective master's comprehensive university with a strong residential, liberal-arts-based undergraduate program and professional graduate programs at the master's and doctoral levels. Loyola has been ranked among the top five universities in the North region by U.S. News & World Report for the past decade.
Loyola enrolls more than 3,900 undergraduate and 2,200 graduate students in its three schools: Loyola College of Arts & Sciences, the Sellinger School of Business & Management, and the School of Education. In keeping with the University's Jesuit tradition, its educational philosophy focuses on the care and education of the whole person – in mind, body, and spirit – and its mission centers on preparing its students to learn, lead, and serve in a diverse and changing world.
The review of credentials will begin immediately and will continue until the position is filled. For best consideration, please send all nominations, inquiries, and expressions of interest in confidence by April 17, 2020 to:
Loyola University Maryland welcomes applications from all backgrounds who can contribute to its educational mission. Loyola is an Equal Employment Opportunity Employer and welcomes applications from underrepresented groups, regardless of religious affiliations.