Deputy Director of the Roehampton Business School London

London (Greater) (GB)
10 Apr 2017
End of advertisement period
10 May 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

Deputy Director of the Roehampton Business School London

Salary: (Senior Staff Band) from £61,609 p.a.

We are looking to appoint a Deputy Director to support the Director in leading and managing the work of the Roehampton Business School London in developing world-class research and excellent education for students.

We are particularly looking for applicants with substantial senior management experience and with a well-rounded understanding of current business and management education, policy and thinking, and the ability to translate that into strategic and operational planning for the Business School.

The Deputy Director will work positively with the Director and academic colleagues to coordinate and create the platform to achieve successful School and programme accreditations, NSS performance and research assessments. In particular coordinating academic staff activities or directing across the portfolio of taught Programmes will be key priorities for the person appointed. The Deputy Director will engage at a senior level with accreditation and professional bodies, organisations and academic partners and contribute to building our national and international profile.

The University of Roehampton is the most research intensive modern university in the UK, with some of the highest regarded academic departments in the country.

This is an exciting time for the university, with investment in new curricula, the construction of a new £35m state-of-the-art library and student accommodation, the development of a number of external partnerships across the globe and plans for more doctoral scholarships.

We have a strong emphasis on supporting our students to reach their full potential in order to launch themselves onto successful graduate careers. We are ranked the best modern university in London in major UK league tables and we are embarking on a radical programme of enhancement in learning and teaching across all our academic areas.

The University has a beautiful, vibrant parkland campus, is located in the heart of south-west London and offers excellent facilities for researching, learning, teaching, and working.

To find out more information about the role and what we’re looking for, visit the Working at Roehampton section of our website where you will find full details, how to apply, as well as further information about the benefits of working for us.

If you would like to have an informal discussion about the role, you can contact Professor Sharon Mavin, Director of the Business School by email:

The closing date for completed applications is: Wednesday 10 May 2017.
It is expected that interviews will be held: week beginning 12 June 2017.
The University is an equal opportunities and ‘disability confident’ employer.

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