Process Improvement Specialist

Durham, United Kingdom
Grade 7, £33,199 - £39,609 per annum
17 Aug 2019
End of advertisement period
28 Aug 2019
Contract Type
Full Time

Department : Vice-Chancellor's Office

Position Type : Professional/Senior Management


Full time - 35 hours per week - Permanent 
Grade 7, £33,199 - £39,609 per annum

Durham University has an ambitious strategy that will build on our world-leading research, education, and wider student experience. Over the next ten years we will be investing in our people, estate, and IT infrastructure to ensure that we remain one of the World’s great Universities.

The Strategy Delivery Unit is focussed on co-ordinating and facilitating the implementation of this ambitious strategy. The Business Improvement Team sits within this unit and its purpose is to ensure that our services are run efficiently and effectively to meet existing and emerging needs, whilst defining the standards for service redesign and change management.

The purpose of the role is to support the process improvement activity and reviews to support the operational effectiveness of the University. This includes: assisting in the design, delivery, organisation and execution of process improvement reviews; identifying multiple sources of data to support process improvement activity, undertaking analysis and presentation of complex data sets; and facilitating process mapping activities to identify opportunities for improvement.

The post holder will work across the University and will liaise with programme and project offices embedded in other professional service departments.

Closes midday on : 28-Aug-2019