College/Division: Division of Academic Affairs and Provost
Department: PROV Office of the Provost
Advertised Salary Range: $50,833-$72,440
Advertised Job Summary:
The Human Resources Director for the Office of the Provost reports to the Assistant Provost and Chief of Staff. This position oversees the day to day operations and provides guidance on HR procedures and interprets HR related policies for leadership and HR contacts in academic units reporting to the Vice President for Academic Affairs and the Provost. The HR Director serves as the liaison with the Division of Human Resources Service Team as it relates to employee relations, benefits, employment, and compensation issues. The HR Director works closely with the Vice Provost for Faculty on all faculty human resources related business, this includes, but is not limited to administrative appointments, emeritus request, endowed chair and professorships, leave without pay, sabbatical and tenure clock extensions.
Advertised Minimum Qualifications :
Master's degree and 2 years related experience in business, public administration or administrative services, or bachelor's degree and 4 years related experience; or equivalency.
The University of South Carolina System is comprised of the state’s flagship university in Columbia (founded in 1801 and currently one of the top 50 “Best Colleges” according to U.S. News and World Report), three regional comprehensive universities (USC Aiken, USC Beaufort and USC Upstate), and Palmetto College consisting of four two-year campuses (USC Lancaster, USC Salkehatchie, USC Sumter, USC Union and Fort Jackson/Extended University). Together, the USC System institutions offer more than 450 degree programs on campus and online and are uniquely positioned to meet the state’s educational, cultural, health and research needs. The System employs nearly 14,000 people who work daily to improve the lives of students, fellow South Carolinians and the world. Our diverse engaged faculty and staff enjoy a dynamic and intellectually stimulating work environment.