Lane Community College in Eugene, Oregon is seeking a visionary, skilled, and inclusive leader to join our team. The Vice President for Finance and Operations (VPFO) will oversee a broad and dynamic portfolio of work, including finance, budget, physical plant, and public safety, as well as a variety of entrepreneurial ventures and community partnerships, toward fulfillment of the College vision of transforming lives through learning.
The Vice President of Finance & Operations (VPFO) reports to the President and is a member of the President’s Cabinet. The VPFO is responsible for organizing, developing and administering the comprehensive financial and operating services of the College to reach institutional goals. The person in this role will promote an ethic of partnership and governance with faculty, staff, and students.
The VPFO supervises and oversees a budget of approximately $200 million and voter-approved bond funds of over $100 million. This role is critical in budget planning and resource allocation, finance and procurement, facilities management and planning, and management of a variety of entrepreneurial programs. The person in this role will provide fiscal and operational guidance and policy recommendations to the President and Board of Education.
The VPFO ensures that the college is effective in its use of resources to achieve its mission and that services optimally support student learning and success. The Vice President provides the leadership necessary to move staff forward in the implementation of policies and practices that support, promote and achieve the goals of the College Strategic Directions.
Diversity Statement: Lane Community College provides pathways to upward social and economic mobility for a diverse and dynamic student body with a broad range of educational goals. We are committed to building an antiracist institution and community through a framework of social justice. We foster cultural competency through continuous self-reflection and supported learning opportunities.
Five (5) years of increasingly responsible multi-fund management, senior level leadership experience, including responsibility for fiscal control and other general management functions.
Leadership in the development, analysis, and implementation of effective and fiscally sustainable budget and administrative strategies.
A record of collaboration with bargaining units.
Internal Number: 210014
About Lane Community College
Lane is the community’s college: we provide comprehensive, accessible, quality, learning-centered educational opportunities that promote student success.
Nestled in the Willamette Valley, between the Cascade Mountains and the Pacific Ocean, Lane Community College serves more than 25,000 students per year through transfer, career technical, and personal enrichment programs. Home to more than 228,000 people, the Eugene/Springfield area is the second largest population center in the state, and Lane serves a 4,600 square mile area, an area larger than the states of Delaware and Rhode Island combined.