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					The position for Deputy Director has been posted on the Berkeley job

website. If you or someone you know may be interested, please submit an

application through This position reports to

Walter Robinson. See below for more information:

Job Title: Deputy Director

Job ID#: 11398

Full-Time, Regular

Listing is open until the position is filled.

Departmental Overview

We are seeking a Deputy Director for the Office of Undergraduate Admissions.

The position reports directly to the Assistant Vice Chancellor and Director

for Undergraduate Admissions. The Office of Undergraduate Admissions must

provide a fair opportunity for every applicant to obtain admission to the

University, operate in a professional manner that ensures positive staff

morale and values hard work and dedication, communicate and collaborate

effectively, present a coordinated effort to standardize procedures and

document best practices, offer a variety of methods for professional

development, and provide first-class customer service in a cost-effective

and transparent manner.


. Manages day-to-day operations and represents the Office of Undergraduate

Admissions in the absence of the Assistant Vice Chancellor; has authority to
make binding decisions on behalf of the office

. Holds signature authority for budget and HR actions

. Oversees implementation and management of the complex selection cycle for

the admission and readmission of undergraduates

. Direct supervision of 5 professional staff who manage transcript

evaluation, freshman and transfer admission processes; records management,

marketing and recruitment, articulation and enrollment management

. Participates in campus/system-wide admission policy-making committees as

well as state and national committees of appropriate professional

associations; has the authority to make binding decisions on behalf of the


Required Qualifications

The successful candidate will demonstrate skill/experience/knowledge in:

. Analysis and critical thinking demonstrated by strong problem solving,

quantitative analysis, decision making, as well as strategic planning and

organizational development

. Budgeting and human resource management

. Strong verbal, written and listening communication skills as well as

interpersonal effectiveness

. Conflict management/resolution, delegation and organizational awareness

. Strong political acumen, customer service commitment and leadership

. Large, complex computer systems and information management

. Creation and integration of systems
. Operating best practices

. Cutting edge media communications and publications

.Trends and new developments in admissions and educational policy at the

undergraduate level

. Enrollment planning/management, statistics, quantitative analysis and

research methodology

. Secondary and post-secondary education that may affect application and

preparation and/or choice

. State and federal law to determine the legality of proposed changes in

admission policies

. Recruiting and diversity issues in context to UC Berkeley

. Educational access and opportunity

. Marketing and recruitment

. Educational testing developments

. Bachelor's degree required, and/or equivalent education and experience

. Advanced degree preferred

Salary & Benefits

$80,100 - $112,200 annually. Please visit the website for information on

the comprehensive benefits package offered by the University.

Criminal Background Check

This position has been designated as sensitive and may require a Criminal

Background Check. We reserve the right to make employment contingent upon
successful completion of a Criminal Background Check.

Equal Employment Opportunity

The University of California, Berkeley is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative

Action Employer.


Applicants must submit a writing sample with their application/resume (of no

more than three pages) that addresses their preparation and professional

growth in the admissions field. This information should be submitted within

the same document as resume and cover letter in a comprehensive attachment.

Applicants selected for interview will be asked to make a presentation.

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