SITS Support Officer

Bournemouth University’s vision is worldwide recognition as a leading university for inspiring learning, advancing knowledge and enriching society through the fusion of education, research and practice. Our highly skilled and creative workforce is comprised of individuals drawn from a broad cross section of the globe, who reflect a variety of backgrounds, talents, perspectives and experiences that help to build our global learning community.

We are offering an exciting opportunity for a highly motivated and professional individual to join the SITS Support and Development Team within Academic Services. As a member of the team, you will support the provision of a high quality and responsive service, ensuring that the student record system effectively supports the University’s large and diverse community throughout the academic lifecycle from application to graduation. You also will be responsible for a range of system administration tasks such as coordinating user access, data imports, testing software upgrades and contributing to the management of large and complex datasets. 

You will ideally have experience of providing advanced system support in an administrative and/or advisory role as well as thriving in a team environment where flexibility and adaptability are essential. You will be committed to working collaboratively with colleagues across the University, learning and applying knowledge of the system to support business requirements. 

The successful candidate will possess strong analytical skills, excellent attention to detail, a logical and systematic approach to problem solving and demonstrate an ability to blend business needs with innovative technological solutions. You will have excellent team working and communication skills and be experienced at organising and planning a diverse workload. 

This position does not meet the eligibility requirements for sponsorship under the Skilled Worker Route within the UK Visa and Immigration service’s Points Based System.  Therefore, BU will not be able to sponsor individuals who require permission to work to carry out this position.  

For further information please contact Jon Mildenhall, SITS Support & Development Manager, Academic Services by email: [email protected]

A detailed job description and person specification are available from our website together with an online application form. Alternatively, please email the HR Services Team at [email protected] quoting the appropriate reference (ASE215).

BU values and is committed to an inclusive working environment. We seek a diverse community through attracting, developing and retaining staff from different backgrounds to contribute to inspirational learning, advancing knowledge and enriching society. To support and enable our staff to achieve a balance between work and their personal lives, we will also consider proposals for flexible working or job share arrangements.

Closing Date: (Midnight) Tuesday 2 August 2022