Associate Vice President of Facilities Planning and Management
University of Kentucky HealthCare Enterprise
March 6, 2018
Full Time - Experienced
The University of Kentucky HealthCare Enterprise (UKHC) is seeking an Associate Vice President of Facilities Planning and Management. This position reports to the Executive Vice President for Health Affairs and coordinates all activities with the University of Kentucky (UK) Chief Facilities Officer. There is an indirect/dotted line to the UK Chief Facilities Officer, and there is a strong focus on maintaining service-oriented and supportive relationships with UKHC clinical operations teams, finance, legal, and regulatory affairs. This position will partner with a wide range of constituents to ensure UKHC is achieving its short-term and long-term facilities plans.
This position requires leadership and vision in strategic facilities planning. Responsibilities include, but are not limited to: short-term and long-term facilities planning for all on-campus and off-campus areas of UKHC, including Ambulatory, Community Practices, Hospitals, and the Health-Related Colleges; oversight of owned and shared responsibilities for leased (UK, Kentucky Medical Services Foundation, etc.) UKHC real estate properties; project budgets for facilities infrastructure planning and development, including property acquisition, lease management, and minor projects/renovations in partnership with UK Facilities Management and the UKHC operations and finance teams; project planning and activation (facility and equipment); leading and overseeing strategic facilities projects; and leading collaborative efforts to align strategic facilities planning and development with primary contacts and relationships.
The ideal candidate will have demonstrated extensive, expert, and in-depth knowledge of healthcare strategic facilities planning, development services, and regulatory requirements associated with planning, constructing and renovating, implementing, and operating clinical care delivery sites and locations. Additionally, the ideal candidate will have a proven track record of strategic focus, asset optimization, project management, budget responsibility, entrepreneurial thinking, and collaboration.
Master of Science degree plus 10 years of experience is required. Master of Science degree in engineering, healthcare, business, or related area of study is highly preferred.
UKHC is a comprehensive healthcare system consisting of the medical, nursing, health sciences, public health, dental, and pharmacy patient care activities of the University of Kentucky in Lexington, KY, and in several off-site locations. UKHC is expanding through the construction of a new properties and potential future acquisitions.
UKHC recognizes a set of values that guide us in our daily interactions. By applying for a position within UKHC, you are indicating your commitment and expressing your agreement to our five values: diversity, innovation, respect, compassion, and teamwork.