The Virginia Maryland College of Veterinary Medicine is actively seeking a manager for its Comparative Oncology Research Center (CORC) in Roanoke, Virginia. This position will be responsible for managing the daily operations of CORC on a direct basis to ensure effective and efficient operations. The manager is responsible for developing and maintaining a culture that promotes a positive customer experience and maintaining an operation that is welcoming to clients, their pets and referring veterinarians. This position requires the ability to be on-call 24/7 to handle urgent operational and staffing issues. Other duties may be assigned by VMC leadership. Hours vary and are based upon business needs.
For more information and to apply online, interested candidates should go to www.jobs.vt.edu/hr and search for posting #AP0190196. Review of applicants will begin 7/3/2019. For more information about the VMCVM, visit our website at www.vetmed.vt.edu.
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Required qualifications: Bachelor’s degree or equivalent; experience in a managerial role in a veterinary and/or human medical office or hospital; experience with accounting software and financial terminology; working knowledge of Microsoft, Excel, PowerPoint; strong organization, communication, interpersonal and management skills; understanding and appreciation of marketing tools and techniques, particularly social media.
Preferred qualifications: Licensed or certified veterinary technician; degree in business management; certified Veterinary Practice Manager designation.
Internal Number: AP0190196
About Virginia Maryland College of Veterinary Medicine
The Virginia Maryland College of Veterinary Medicine, established in 1978, is a leading biomedical teaching and research center and the in-state veterinary college for residents of Virginia and Maryland. Unique among veterinary colleges in the U.S., the college is operated by two land-grant universities: Virginia Tech in Blacksburg, Virginia - the most comprehensive university in Virginia dedicated to quality, innovation, and results to the commonwealth, the nation, and the world; and The University of Maryland at College Park, Maryland - the state's flagship university and one of the nation's preeminent public research universities. Locations include the main campus in Blacksburg, Virginia, the Marion duPont Scott Equine Medical Center in Leesburg, Virginia, and the Gudelsky Veterinary Center in College Park, Maryland. The Comparative Oncology Research Center will open in Roanoke, VA in 2020. The college has 4 primary academic programs: the Doctor of Veterinary Medicine program– a four-year full-time professional program leading to the Doctor of Veterinary Medicine (DVM) degree; Biomedical and Veterinary Sciences program - a Virginia Tech graduate program leading to the Master o...f Science (MS) or Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) degree; Master of Public Health program - a Virginia Tech graduate program administered by the college’s Department of Population Health Sciences leading to the Master of Public Health (MPH) degree; and the bachelor of Public Health program - a Virginia Teach undergraduate program administered by the college's Department of Population Health Sciences leading to the Bachelor of Public Health (BSPH) degree.