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Health Care Provider
Health Care & Medicine
CAO-Johnson Comprehensive Cancer Center
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UCLA Health | Los Angeles, CA
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Job Description

Job Duties
As a member of the Jonsson Comprehensive Cancer Center (JCCC) senior leadership team, the Chief Administrative Officer (CAO) provides extensive operational and administrative oversight in a complex matrixed cancer center. The responsibilities of the position are broad and diverse, encompassing financial management, human resource management, systems development, space and facilities management, program planning and development, research coordination, education and training, and patient care program support. The role, in conjunction with the Director, is also responsible for strategic plan development, monitoring and assessment. The incumbent participates in senior-level policy formulation decisions, short and long term planning, and represents the center and University on a number of advisory and leadership agencies. A critical function of the CAO role is to ensure the JCCC meets and maintains National Cancer Institute (NCI) comprehensive designation.

Job Qualifications
Master's degree strongly preferred 10 years of leadership experience in a large institutional health care environment. Strong financial management skills and background, with experience in the areas of fund management, budgeting and forecasting. Excellent communication skills, written, verbal and presentation/public speaking abilities. Excellent interpersonal skills to maximize functional interaction and to establish and maintain cooperative working relationships with a wide variety of individuals and groups. Cancer center experience, with thorough knowledge and expertise in federal rules and regulations governing

About UCLA Health

For more than half a century, UCLA Health  has provided the best in healthcare and the latest in medical technology to thepeople of Los Angeles and throughout the world. Today we are one of the most comprehensive and advanced healthcare systems in existence. We are comprised of Ronald Reagan UCLA Medical Center, UCLA Medical Center, Santa Monica, Resnick Neuropsychiatric Hospital at UCLA, Mattel Children’s Hospital UCLA, and the UCLA Medical Group, with offices throughout the region.

Ronald Reagan UCLA Medical Center is consistently ranked by U.S.News & World Report as one of the top five hospitals in the nation and the best medical center in the western United States. The doctors, scientists and caregivers of UCLA are leaders in their fields. Every day, they perform pioneering work across an astounding range of disciplines, from organ transplantation and cardiac surgery to neurosurgery and cancer treatment. Year after year, our people have achieved medical breakthroughs and earned the highest industry honors. And we’re just getting started.

The dedicated professionals of UCLA Health are committed to healing humankind, one patient at a time, by improving health, alleviating suffering, and delivering acts of kindness on a daily basis.