The University of Southern Maine is seeking an individual to fill the role of Director of Auxiliary Services.
The Director of Auxiliary Services is responsible for the leadership and management of the universities auxiliary enterprises which supports the educational, social, cultural, and recreational interests of USM and public communities. These services meet student, community and employee needs and facilitate student development while generating revenue for the university. The Director of Auxiliary Services also leads the University’s community outreach efforts through the development of noncredit instructional programs that serve the lifelong learning and continuing education needs of the southern Maine region.
Auxiliary Services is a diverse group of units offering services and educational opportunities to the University and community. Auxiliary Services includes the USM bookstore, fitness centers, food service operations, parking, vending, conference services, summer camps as well as non-credit units; Maine Senior College Network, Osher Lifelong Learning Institute, professional & continuing education and institutes.
The University of Southern Maine (USM) is Maine’s Metropolitan University, dedicated to providing students with a high-quality, accessible, affordable education. USM’s strategic focus is in alignment with the Coalition of Urban and Metropolitan Universities and we are seeking to become a Carnegie Engaged University by the year 2020. USM offers Baccalaureate, Master's, and Doctoral programs, providing students with rich learning and community engagement opportunities in the arts, humanities, politics, health sciences, business, mass communications, science, engineering, and technology. Further information on USM can be found at www.usm.maine.edu.
USM’s three environmentally friendly campuses are unique, yet all share the extensive resources of the university — and all are energized through strong community partnerships. Offering easy access to Boston, plus the ocean, mountains and forests of coastal, inland and northern Maine, USM is at the heart of Maine's most exciting metropolitan region:
- Our Portland campus is located in "one of America’s most livable cities," according to Forbes magazine, which also ranks Portland among the top 10 for job prospects. A creative and diverse community on Maine’s scenic coast, Portland is nationally known as a culinary hot spot!
- USM’s beautiful residential Gorham campus supports and celebrates excellence in academics, athletics, music and the arts and is home to ten Living Learning Communities and six Residential Communities.
- Our Lewiston campus is home to USM’s innovative and richly diverse Lewiston-Auburn College. This Central Maine campus integrates classroom, community and workplace, and provides a small college experience with the resources of a large university.
Master's degree in business, accounting, retail management, or directly-related field plus five (5) years full-time experience documenting progressively increased responsibility in: profitability analysis, supervision, retail management, and contract administration, OR Bachelor's degree in business, accounting, retail management, or directly-related field plus seven (7) years full-time experience documenting progressively increased responsibility in: profitability analysis, supervision, retail management, and contract administration.
Apply online at: https://usm.hiretouch.com/view-all-jobs. You will create an applicant profile and complete an application. You will need to upload a cover letter, resume/curriculum vitae and a list of the names and contact information for three references. You will also need to complete the affirmative action survey, the self-identification of disability form, and the self-identification of veteran status form.
Review of applications will begin February 19, 2017. Materials received on or after that date will be considered at the discretion of the university.
USM is an EEO/AA employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, age, disability, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law.