Chief Operations Officer
- Chief Operations Officer JobID: 8906
- Position Type:
Administrative/Chief Operations Officer
- Date Posted:
- Date Available:
- Closing Date:
Open Until Filled
THE DISTRICT PROFILEThe Tucson Unified School District is an urban school district encompassing 230 square miles in southeast Arizona, Pima County. The District serves 47,347, 61% Hispanic, 21% white, 9% African American, 4% Native American, 2% Asian American, remaining 3% multi-racial/ethnic heritage. In the upcoming 2017-18 school year, the District will be operating 10 high schools, 10 middle schools, 47 elementary schools, 16 K-8 schools, 6 alternative schools and 2 infant and Early Learning Centers, for a total of 89 schools and programs.
Established in 1867, TUSD is committed to excellence in student and staff performance providing a safe and collaborative learning environment which supports academic achievement and social development for all students.
The Chief Operations Officer develops and executes the operational strategies to support the District’s vision and strategy. This position is responsible for providing leadership and coordinating the work in operational, non-instructional departments, such as Student Transportation, Custodial, Engineering, Facilities, Planning, and Energy/Natural Resource Conservation, material storage and distribution.
Master’s Degree in Business Administration, Public Administration, Finance, Accounting, Economics or related field.
Five (5) years of progressive management experience.
Ability to use high level interpersonal skills in order to maintain effective relationships.
Experience developing and managing budgets.
Experience facilitating the development and implementation of a strategic plan.
Five (5) years of school district operations experience.
Experience working with information systems.
Experience with Labor Relations.
ADDITIONAL REQUIREMENTS UPON HIRE
FBI fingerprint background check (at employee’s expense).
Proof of immunity to rubeola (measles) and rubella (German measles), or proof of MMR immunization.
LOCATION - Operations - Tucson Unified School District - 1010 E. 10th Street
SPT - Exempt
12 month position
Salary commensurate with experience
Please be sure to upload cover letter, resume and 3 letters of reference to your application
Tucson Unified School District is committed to a policy of nondiscrimination based on disability, race, color, religion/religious beliefs, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, age, or national origin. This policy will prevail in all matters concerning Governing Board, District employees, students, the public, educational programs and services, and individuals with whom the Board does business.