Vice President for Finance and Administration

Husson University (, a private university in Bangor, Maine is accepting nominations and applications for the position of Vice President for Finance and Administration.

Reporting to the President and serving on his Cabinet, the Vice President for Finance and Administration assumes general responsibilities for the leadership, strategic planning and management of the University’s financial and accounting affairs, technology services, safety & security, and auxiliary operations. Serving as Treasurer of the University, and in that capacity as a corporate officer, the Vice President for Finance and Administration operates in a fiduciary and advisory role for the Retirement Plan.

The selected candidate will have a Master’s degree (CPA/CMA preferred), a minimum of seven (7) years of senior level experience as a financial and administrative executive, experience managing large budgets and portfolios, proven strategic leadership experience, higher education experience and experience with grant and federal funding is preferred.

Since its founding in 1898, Husson University has transformed students’ lives by inspiring and preparing students for professional careers as part of an education informed by the sciences and humanities.  Boasting an enrollment of almost 3,000 undergraduate students and about 800 more enrolled in graduate programs, the University offer 70 undergraduate, graduate and professional degrees as well as a wide range of certificate programs. The University has a long-standing commitment to extraordinary teaching and experiential learning where students learn hands-on in all of their programs in the areas of business, legal studies, communications, education, health, pharmacy, science and humanities, and technology. The University is also committed to ensuring that a Husson degree remains accessible to its students.  The careful stewardship of university resources has enabled Husson to remain the lowest-priced private university accredited by the New England Commission of Higher Education in Maine. Husson’s campus is located in the beautiful city of Bangor, a short drive from the Maine coasts, forests, and mountains.

Husson University is being assisted by the partners of Hyatt-Fennell; Cheryl Hyatt and Jack Calareso.  Submit application materials to Applications will include a letter of interest, a current résumé/cv, and contact information for five professional references. Applications will be reviewed as they are received and should be submitted by November 5, 2021 to receive full consideration. All applications and nominations will be considered highly confidential.

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