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IT/AV Manager (Fixed Term)

The Faculty of Education seeks to appoint an IT/AV Manager. The Faculty is one of the largest groups of educational researchers and teacher educators in the country and is a vibrant and very active academic community. The IT/AV office provides the IT and AV services and infrastructure for the Faculty and, as such, is a key and highly visible service.

We seek to appoint an IT specialist with experience of managing a complex technical remit and an operational team. The Faculty is engaged in a five-year strategic plan and the person appointed will have a proactive approach to keeping all aspects of the IT/AV service under review and developing provision appropriately so that the service is fit for purpose

Our successful candidate will be educated to degree level or equivalent, or have equivalent professional experience, and will have experience of managing both a complex technical remit and an IT operational team. You will have the verbal and writing skills to be able to present ideas clearly and to create and maintain good relationships with a range of people. You will also need a range of specialist knowledge and skills which are set out in the further particulars for the post which are available below.

Fixed-term: The funds for this post are available for 3 years in the first instance.

To apply online for this vacancy, please click on the 'Apply' button below. This will route you to the University's Web Recruitment System, where you will need to register an account (if you have not already) and log in before completing the online application form.

Informal enquiries may be addressed to the Head of Faculty, Professor Geoff Hayward or the HSS IT Business Manager, Mr Jay Pema

Interviews are scheduled for Thursday 11 May 2017. Candidates will be invited for interview in the week beginning Monday 24 April 2017 - due to staff availability it will not be possible to contact candidates before then.

Please quote reference JR11502 on your application and in any correspondence about this vacancy.

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