News and Events

Evolution of Shared Services - August 27, 2013

In response to current budget reductions and additional learning gained through shared services implementation, the implementation and transition process are being re-evalauated to ensure that it best addresses our evolving needs and capacity in this resource-constrained environment. Our commitment to shared services is critical to our ability to achieve long-term efficiencies, but adapting the process […]

First Stop for New Hires - July 02, 2013

It’s a warm summer afternoon at the Joyner Visitor Center, and the guests smile as they climb into the air-conditioned comfort of two tour buses idling in front of the building’s glass rotunda. These aren’t prospective students checking out recreation and dining opportunities or parents assessing transportation and housing options. They’re two dozen of the […]

Grubbs to Lead Onboarding - May 07, 2013

Amy Grubbs, assistant director of employment services in the human resources division, has been named onboarding manager for University Business Operations.  She will manage the new Onboarding Center scheduled to open this month in the Joyner Visitor Center. Grubbs has significant human resources experience. In her 12 years at NC State, she managed the changes in […]

New Positions Open - April 30, 2013

NC State is accepting applications for several positions in University Business Operations. These positions are open to internal candidates only at this time. Review the position descriptions and apply: Travel Services Manager Onboarding Specialist (3 positions)

Next Steps in BOC Implementation - April 29, 2013

Charles D. Leffler, vice chancellor for finance and business, says transition teams will be established to help determine staffing for the new Business Operations Centers in the coming months. In a memo to executive officers, deans and department heads, Leffler reviewed the progress that’s been achieved to date to streamline business services at the university, […]

New Business Structure Takes Shape - March 14, 2013

If you’re only vaguely aware of something called “strategic realignment” at NC State, don’t worry—the concept is about to come into focus. In just a few months, NC State will begin rolling out a new organizational structure for delivering business services. Eventually, most finance and human resource transactions will be lifted out of individual units […]

New Model for Shared Services - January 11, 2013

The university’s top business and academic leaders have embraced a sweeping change in the way shared services will be implemented on campus over the next two years. Chancellor Randy Woodson, flanked by the provost and the vice chancellor for finance and business, met with the team guiding the effort Tuesday in Winslow Hall. All three […]

Smoothing the Path for New Hires - January 10, 2013

Ask any group of NC State employees how smoothly they navigated their first few months on the job and you’re likely to hear a common thread – a catalog of misadventures and missed opportunities. Park in an SV space when you have a C permit and risk having your car towed (don’t ask how I […]

Nikki Price Welcomed as New HR Director - December 19, 2012

University Business Operations is pleased to announce the appointment of Nikki Price to the position of director of human resources. She will begin work on Jan. 14. Price has been a valued member of the NC State community for over 12 years, most recently as the director of facilities human resources. She comes to UBOD with a […]

Meet the Teams - November 30, 2012

Finance and human resources professionals from across campus are working to standardize and streamline common processes that affect virtually everyone on campus. Meet the hardworking experts driving this important effort. The finance task force and human resources task force. The HR process review team for hiring.

Next »