UCSD Layoff from Career Appointment: Apply by 08/18/2022 for consideration with preference for rehire. All layoff applicants should contact their Employment Advisor.
Special Selection Applicants: Apply by 08/30/2022. Eligible Special Selection clients should contact their Disability Counselor for assistance.
This position will work a hybrid schedule which includes a combination of working both onsite on Campus and remote.
Department of Pediatrics is one of the largest departments within the UCSD School of Medicine with comprehensive clinical programs, extensive basic science and clinical research, and diverse educational opportunities for students, residents and fellows. The internationally renowned faculty play a major role in medical and graduate student training, providing educational and programmatic offerings that span several disciplines, and provide diversity to meet the interests of a broad spectrum of students and scholars. More than one hundred trainees at the graduate student and postdoctoral level, as well as more than 300 professional, research and administrative staff who along with the department administrators interact closely with the faculty. The diverse mix of ages, backgrounds, and talents creates a robust work environment with challenging career opportunities and a commitment to continued growth potential. We constantly seek to recruit highly motivated, technologically-advanced and interested individuals to become a part of our dynamic cutting-edge research, clinical, and educational environment.
Serve as an independent, professional expert in the area of personnel administration with a specialization in clinical faculty & physician affairs (such as but not limited to: physician contracts, certificates of insurance, privileging & credentialing, voluntary faculty appointments, leaves of absence) for all divisions within the Department of Pediatrics. Provide leadership, planning, development, and comprehensive management of clinical faculty & physician personnel administration including training for faculty, physicians, and division contacts.
This position will represent the Department and serve as primary liaison in these areas for internal and external units such as the Academic Resource Center (ARC), Health Human Resources (HHR), Medical Staff Administration, Risk Management, Provider Enrollment, Rady Children's Hospital, and the Medical Practice Foundation. Responsible for contributing to policy and procedure development as well as customer service standards. The incumbent will provide support to department officials in developing recommendations that lead to major changes in the Department related to clinical faculty & physician personnel administration, as well as general Department academic affairs policies, procedures and practices. Will also conduct complex analysis of assigned areas.
This position will design, develop, and manage Department policies and processes related to clinical faculty personnel administration for pediatric specialties. This position will also work closely with senior leadership on new initiatives, policies, and processes in these areas.Uses skills as a seasoned, experienced professional with a full understanding of analytical practices, policies and procedures; researches, analyzes and develops solutions to a wide range of issues. Demonstrates good judgment in selecting methods and techniques for obtaining solutions. Primarily deals with policies, programs and proposals which are complex in nature and diverse in scope. Develops new programs, policies or procedures in the area of personnel administration as a member of the department business office in the Department of Pediatrics.
Seven (7) years of related experience, education/training, OR an Bachelor's degree in related area plus three (3) years of related experience/training.
Knowledge of common organization- or research-specific and other computer application programs. Proficient computer experience to include MSWord, Excel, Access, Outlook, all in a Windows environment.
Strong communication and interpersonal skills to communicate effectively, both verbally and in writing. Superior interpersonal skills to be effective in communicating and interacting with all levels of the organization (i.e., university and department), including academics, managers, staff and students; the ability to establish and maintain cooperative working relationships; and the skill to establish rapport and gain the trust of others.
Excellent analytical / problem-solving skills. Experience with solving complex administrative and academic issues while making recommendations for improvement.
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