Director, Campus Planning and Space Utilization

Chapel Hill, NC

Posted: 11/23/21
Deadline: 11/29/21
Salary: Commensurate with experience
Reference Number: req57

About This Organization

The UNC System Office includes the offices of the President and other senior administrators of the multi-campus University of North Carolina System. The UNC System is a treasured public institution dedicated to serving the people of North Carolina through world-class teaching, research, and community engagement. Today, nearly 250,000 students are enrolled in our 16 universities across the state and at the NC School of Science and Mathematics. System Office staff is responsible for executing the policies of the UNC Board of Governors and providing University-wide leadership in the areas of academic affairs, business and financial management, long-range planning, student affairs, research, legal affairs, and government relations. The UNC System Office also has administrative oversight of a number of University affiliates, including PBS North Carolina, the North Carolina Arboretum, the NC State Education Assistance Authority, and University of North Carolina Press.

Job Duties

The position reviews the standards for developing campus master plans, is responsible for the annual facilities condition and space utilization report, and reviews millennial campus development (collaborations with the private sector and other entities which enhance an institution’s research and teaching missions and drive economic development in the area) to ensure it is consistent with master plans and Board policy. This position coordinates the University’s campus master plans and facility planning efforts to improve and maximize the efficient use of campus spaces. This position reviews real property transactions, including acquisitions, dispositions, leases, and millennial campus transactions in support of the campus master plans and systemwide objectives. The position maintains the computerized capital asset management database and is responsible for analysis to support facilities needs assessments and future requests for campus expansion or new or replacement facilities. The position is also responsible for real property transactions for the System Office and its affiliates. As a member of the Finance Division, this position works collaboratively with the Sr. Assoc. Vice President for Capital Planning and Finance, the CFO, the UNC System institutions to collect, and the capital planning and projects unit to coordinate and analyze data that is essential to campus planning and facilities assessment at the 17 UNC system institutions and affiliates.

Required Qualifications

Bachelor’s degree in architecture, urban design, urban planning, or a closely related field, and have a minimum of 8 to 10 years of professional-level experience in campus or urban planning, land use planning, complex real property transactions, facility data management, facilities assessment, space utilization analysis, or related fields.


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