LEEDS BECKETT UNIVERSITY

Director of IT

Location
Leeds, West Yorkshire (GB)
Salary
Competitive remuneration 
Posted
21 Jul 2022
End of advertisement period
26 Aug 2022
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

Director of IT

Competitive remuneration 

Leeds Beckett University is committed to making a positive and decisive difference to people, organisations and communities through excellent education and research. We aim to be recognised globally as an inclusive anchor for the Leeds City Region, and as an outstanding university that supports its diverse student community to achieve excellent outcomes, and that generates research of impact and significance.

We are now seeking to appoint our Director of IT who will lead the transformational development of our data, digital and infrastructure capabilities to support the long-term success of our University. 

We are looking for an experienced technology leader who can position IT as a strategic enabler across all aspects of our activity including the student experience, learning & teaching, research & innovation and partnerships.

You will bring experience of leading best and emerging practice across various technology platforms, and will have the ability to secure the confidence of senior colleagues across the University and work collaboratively across our staff and stakeholder communities. 

You will be strategically focused, have proven transformational delivery experience and outstanding interpersonal skills. You will be passionate about higher education and supporting the development of a stronger digital culture within the University.

Reporting to the Deputy Vice-Chancellor, Resources, the Director of IT will play a full role in the leadership of the University through the Resources Group, working collaboratively with other professional services Directors. 

If you are excited by this opportunity and ready to make a significant contribution to our University community then we would be delighted to hear from you. 

You can find out more at https://andersonquigley.com/leeds-beckett-it/ 

For a confidential discussion, please contact our advising consultants at Anderson Quigley: Elyse Turner-Pearce on +44 (0)7808 648 559 or Elliott Rae on +44 (0)7584 078 534.

The closing date for applications is noon on Friday 26th August 2022. 

We pride ourselves on being an equal opportunities employer, committed to being as diverse as possible within our employee network. We do not discriminate based on a person’s ethnicity, gender, disability, sexual orientation, or any other protected characteristic and therefore encourage applications made by anyone who comes from diverse backgrounds, communities and underrepresented demographics.
 

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