Head of Student Systems & Data

West Yorkshire
£54,949 - £61,823
25 Nov 2022
End of advertisement period
21 Dec 2022
Academic Discipline
Social Sciences, Education
Contract Type
Full Time

The University of Bradford is looking to appoint a student data and systems expert to this exciting new role within the directorate of Registry & Student Administration. Reporting to the Academic Registrar, the Head of Student Systems & Data will form part of the directorate senior management team, leading on the development of systems and processes that safeguard and optimise the robustness and quality of student data as a strategic asset.

The successful candidate will have experience of leading complex student systems developments from a business perspective, implementing data management best practice and applying data governance principles within a higher education environment. In post, you will take a lead role in the delivery of the University's SITS Programme and the successful implementation of Data Futures.

The directorate of Registry & Student Administration provides end-to-end administrative functions and processes from enrolment to graduation, and the Head of Student Systems & Data will work very closely with other senior managers and colleagues across professional services and faculties to ensure the provision of a sector-leading Student Systems & Data function. Interviews will be held in person on campus on Monday 9 January 2023.

The University of Bradford offers hybrid working arrangements, a generous leave entitlement (including Christmas & Easter closure days), staff pension, discount schemes and a free counselling service. You will also have access to our beautiful campus, including use of the Library, on-site gym, physio and optometry clinics and our very own Theatre in the Mill.

We welcome and encourage job applications from people of all backgrounds and are fully committed to supporting all our employees so that they feel able to be their whole self at work. We particularly welcome applications from Black and Minority Ethnic (BME), Disabled and LGBTQIA+ candidates.

Informal enquiries prior to application can be made to Marian Hilditch, Academic Registrar, at