Job offer available in Scotland Head of Professional Services – Adam Smith Business School at University of Glasgow

Job Purpose

As part of the School leadership team, the postholder will play a lead role in the development and successful implementation and delivery of the School’s strategy, policies and strategic deliverables, in order to fully achieve key University/College/School priorities and achieve improvement as evidenced by external measures.

Accountable to the Head of School and Director of College Professional Services for the overall organisation, planning and leadership of School professional support services including student learning & teaching , research, external and corporate engagement, and operational support. This currently includes line management responsibility, direct and indirect, for all MPA, technical and operational staff within the School.

This is a strategic business partnering role, integral to both informing and the successful delivery of the future shape of the School and College professional services provision in line with the College and University’s strategic direction.

Standard Terms & Conditions

Salary will be on the Management, Professional and Administrative Grade, level 9, £49,772 – £55,998 per annum.

This post is full time and open ended. 

New entrants to the University will be required to serve a probationary period of 6 months.

The successful applicant will be eligible to join the Universities’ Superannuation Scheme. Further information regarding the scheme is available from the Superannuation Officer, who is also prepared to advise on questions relating to the transfer of Superannuation benefits.

It is the University of Glasgow’s mission to foster an inclusive climate, which ensures equality in our working, learning, research and teaching environment.

We strongly endorse the principles of Athena SWAN, including a supportive and flexible working environment, with commitment from all levels of the organisation in promoting gender equality.

Ref: 020078 Closing Date: 15 October 2018

The University of Glasgow, charity number SC004401.


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