Job Posting


Regular F./T


Surrey, BC

Deadline: September 6, 2017

Posted: August 17, 2017

Competition Number 17-120

KPU International at Kwantlen Polytechnic University has an exciting opportunity for a full-time regular International Divisional Business Manager. In this role, you will be work closely with the AVP International in administrative leadership and have oversight of the department. You will be identifying and tracking enrollment and retention issues during registration and implement solutions, analyze enrollment patterns and projections, and oversee divisional statistical and reporting requirements. You will be accountable for the day to day administration, leadership, planning, and management of partnership projects and initiatives offered by the department to meet the requirements of external partnerships, agencies, and government stakeholders. You will also recruit, select, and provide orientation to assigned staff. The successful candidate w will monitor and assess performance and employ strategies such as coaching and mentoring as appropriate to enhance performance as well as conduct annual performance reviews. You will act as the primary contact for Finance to ensure that accounting methodology, policies and procedures are well understood across the department and that procedures are followed for all financial transactions.

Please see job description located on our website for further information:

The successful candidate will hold a Masters’ degree and a minimum of 5 years’ of educational administrative experience in a relevant discipline. This position requires excellent written and verbal communication and cross-cultural skills, including a proven ability to communicate effectively in English with an ethnically diverse group of people. Fluency in a second language spoken in one of KPU’s target markets is required. The ability to provide leadership and direction; analyze situations and develop effective solutions is required. A strong ability to plan and manage multiple projects in a rapidly changing environment is required.

The salary range for this position is $74,000.00 to $89,100.00. In addition, KPU offers a competitive benefits package that includes medical, dental, extended health benefits, an annual health spending account, life insurance, AD&D, and a defined benefit pension plan.

To be considered for this exciting opportunity at one of B.C.’s Top Employers, please forward your resume, quoting the competition number 17-120 to
Please note this position will remain open until filled.
The successful candidate may be required to provide copies of post-secondary transcripts.

All qualified candidates are encouraged to apply; however priority will be given to those legally eligible to work in Canada.