Full time permanent post
Do you have the drive and ambition to join our talented Information Services Team at one of North Wales’ leading Higher Education Institutions? At Wrexham Glyndwr University we have ambitious plans to expand and invest both in terms of student numbers and a whole range of new, flexible learning models. To support and enable this we are embarking on a range of transformational changes which underpin our Campus 2025 and Digital Enhancement Strategies. This is an exciting time for the University and we are now looking to enhance our capabilities in Information Services with the appointment of a new Applications and Integrations Manager.
This is a key appointment for the University, reporting to the Information Services Director and, accountable for leading a functional area responsible for the development, integration and support of all software and data solutions. To be successful in the role you will have full project management and service management life cycle experience and be able to apply best practice of both of these disciplines in a flexible and pragmatic way to ensure the delivery of high quality solutions and services to both our Professional and Academic Service colleagues.
The successful candidate will work as part of the IS Senior Leadership Team to develop and implement improvements in IS strategy, policy, processes and governance and the development of service measures to ensure that the IS team continues to deliver innovative, high quality, cost effective business solutions.
People and budget management experience is also required to lead this function successfully, as are strong stakeholder management and communication skills.
Some hands-on experience of software development using some of the following MS Visual Basic, Java Script, MS SQL, Web applications, Database applications including Oracle, Oracle Discoverer, MS SQL Server, MS Access is essential.
Closing date for receipt of applications is 27 September 2020. The selection process will include application sifting against a set of criteria, interviews and an assessment exercise.
PLEASE NOTE CV’S WILL NOT BE ACCEPTED UNLESS ACCOMPANIED BY A COMPLETED APPLICATION FORM.
We welcome applications in Welsh and English. Any applications submitted in Welsh will not be treated less favourably than applications submitted in English.