Chief of Staff - UC Health (0559)

Updated: 2 months ago
Location: Oakland, CALIFORNIA
Chief of Staff - UC Health (0559)  
Staff - Career  
Monday - Friday
8 AM to 5 PM  
Health Sciences and Services  
Oakland, CA  
Salary commensurate with experience  
The Chief of Staff reports to the Executive Vice President of UC Health, who provides leadership and strategic direction for UC's six health centers, five of which are academic medical centers, and its 19 health professional schools. The EVP is the Senior Executive of UC Health, which supports operational initiatives at individual campuses and development of systemwide initiatives, promoting collaboration among the university's health professional schools and providing oversight on the business and financial activities of the clinical enterprise.
The Chief of Staff serves as senior advisor and counselor for the EVP of UC Health, and provides the highest level of analytical, strategic, and implementation support with respect to current and emerging issues of importance in areas of local, statewide, and national healthcare and health sciences. S/he collaborates with stakeholders in varying University of California leadership positions, including the President of the University, the Academic Senate, the Regents, health center CEOs, chancellors, health professional school deans and leadership of the divisions of the UC Office of the President, among others. S/he collaborates with them in execution of programs and strategic initiatives.
This position may manage and administer independent program(s) and/or participate on committees and task forces, typically with organization-wide impact. The person in this position regularly works on highly complex issues of problems which require analysis of unique issues/problems without precedent and/or structure. As such, the the Chief of Staff will have the ability to represent the EVP in various forums in the absence of the EVP and may represent the organization in location-wide and systemwide meetings and discussions. The incumbent will be recognized as an influential leader and have the ability to make final decisions for the organization and ensures achievement of objectives. Erroneous decisions will have a serious impact on the overall success of the organization.
The Chief of Staff for UC Health, oversees, through subordinate staff, daily division operations to include human resources activities, budget planning and execution, coordination of all Regents activity, and other administrative services.
The Chief of Staff responds to a variety of issues, handles sensitive negotiations with little or no precedence; requiring expedient and diplomatic action; applies breadth of institutional knowledge to develop sound long and short term plans; builds relationships with key constituencies and stakeholders; identifies, formulates and advises on policy and its implementation.
The Chief of Staff exercises a high level of judgement in selecting methods, techniques, and evaluations criteria for obtaining results. The position requires the utmost integrity, honesty, flexibility, and ability to work well with a wide range of internal and external stakeholders.
Travel outside of normal business hours  
Successful completion of a background check is required for appointment to this critical position.  
To apply for this position, please be prepared to attach your resume and cover letter as part of the application process.  
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