Director of Business Services

Pennsylvania State University
Pennsylvania, United States
Salary Not specified
Dec 14, 2020
Employment Level
Employment Type
Full Time

Director of Business Services

Penn State Schuylkill is seeking a Director of Business Services to lead our business and housing operations. Reporting to the Chancellor, the Director of Business Services and Housing Manager (DBS) assists the Chancellor and supports the Directors in:
  • Administering the daily operations and the strategic initiatives of the campus
  • Provides leadership to the campus Business Services team
  • Collaborates with offices across campus

This individual develops and implements procedures to improve operational efficiencies, business growth, and financial success, works to ensure compliance with University policies and procedures including, but not limited to, University Administration, Environmental Health and Safety, Emergency Management, Physical Plant, Risk Management and Finance and Business. As the Housing Manager, this individual manages the Nittany Apartments, collaborating with offices across campus such as finance, physical plant, and student affairs, and with Penn State Housing and Food Services.

The successful candidate will have a strong commitment to the continued development of a welcoming and inclusive campus environment. This position will be filled as a level 2, or level 3, depending upon the successful candidate's competencies, education, and experience. Typically requires a Bachelor's degree plus two years of related experience, or an equivalent combination of education and experience for a level 2. Additional experience and/or education and competencies are required for higher level jobs. Degrees in business, accounting, or finance and related experience is strongly preferred. Requires some evening and weekend availability and the successful completion of the three publicly available clearances. Applicants are asked to submit the following:
  • Letter of application
  • Resume
  • List of five professional references

Penn State Schuylkill, located in East-Central Pennsylvania, is a four-year campus of the Pennsylvania State University with a mission to provide affordable high-quality education, research that improves lives, and community engagement. With just over 600 students, the campus offers the advantages of a small college; students build strong relationships with faculty and are involved in clubs, research, community service, and intercollegiate athletics. Students can complete one of 14 four-or two-year degrees at the campus or the first two years of 160 Penn State degrees. Penn State Schuylkill is located in scenic Schuylkill County with a low cost of living, abundant outdoor recreational opportunities, and easy access to Philadelphia, New York City, and Washington, D.C. For additional information about Penn State Schuylkill, please visit our web page at

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Penn State is an equal opportunity, affirmative action employer, and is committed to providing employment opportunities to all qualified applicants without regard to race, color, religion, age, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability or protected veteran status.