Information Team Manager

Location
United Kingdom
Posted
May 10, 2017
Closes
May 22, 2017
Organization Type
University and College
Hours
Part Time

Job Purpose

  • The post-holder will be responsible for the implementation of Careers Network strategy around the provision of careers information, which includes: the website, Canvas (VLE), and online and face-to-face student information support and enquiry services.
  • The post-holder will manage the work of the Information Services Coordinator, Information Resource Officers, Web and Database Co-ordinator, and the E-Learning Coordinator, and deputise as appropriate for the Careers Information Services Manager.


Person Specification

  • First degree or equivalent qualifications.
  • Library or information experience preferably in an educational context.
  • A minimum of two years’ experience in staff management within the last five years.
  • An excellent level of IT and website skills including skills in the use of databases, spreadsheets, PowerPoint and content management systems for website editing.
  • Proven experience of developing online, video, and paper-based resources for a student and/or graduate audience.
  • Evidence of networking skills across a variety of teams.
  • An excellent, proven customer focussed approach.
  • Confident in negotiating with academics, fellow professionals and external partners.
  • Self-starter, able to work independently and in a collaborative team environment.
  • Proven ability to prioritise work and work under pressure in order to meet deadlines.
  • Evidence of project management skills.
  • Accuracy and attention to detail.
  • Proven experience of utilising persuasion/negotiation skills.
  • Evidence of organisational and interpersonal skills.
  • Excellent written and oral communication skills.
  • Proven experience of analytical and problem solving skills.
  • A positive and flexible attitude to change, continuous improvement and innovation in administration.