Research Information Systems Manager

Edge Hill University
11 Jan 2018
10 Feb 2018
Contract Type
Full Time
Lead on the implementation of a new system.

About You

Highly motivated and organised, you will bring experience of implementing and running key IT infrastructure, preferably within a higher education setting. You will be a natural problem solver who is able to engage well with our stakeholders to ensure a positive system implementation and operation.

You will have excellent numerical, analytical and IT skills, and the ability to build and maintain highly effective working relationships with customers and colleagues. You will demonstrate both the aptitude and motivation to develop knowledge and skills of systems, report design and project management techniques. A positive, solution-focused, self-motivated approach will contribute to the delivery of high levels of professional standards and behaviours and to the continuing delivery of excellent customer service, ensuring your success in this evolving role.

About the Role

You will lead on the implementation, development and operation of the research information management systems/current research information system (CRIS). You will take responsibility for the development, launch and ongoing management of the CRIS and for the production and management of high quality research-related data for the Research Office management team and senior managers across the University.


We want you to feel happy when you come to work and proud when you go home.

From the moment you join us you have the opportunity to enhance your skills. We offer a range of specialist development sessions or courses and an award winning staff health & wellbeing programme (HR Excellence Awards 2017).

About Us

“A great success story… an institution that improves and impresses year after year” – Times Higher Education.

The University has been ranked Best University Workplace (Times Higher Education 2015), judged Best UK Employer (European Business Awards 2016) and highly commended in Times Higher Education Leadership and Management Awards 2017 for Workplace of the Year.

The Times Higher ‘University of the Year’ award celebrated our distinct role in “transforming lives” – reflecting a distinctive philosophy of creating opportunity from excellence.

Based on an award-winning campus in West Lancashire, Edge Hill University offers a stimulating and empowering environment for ambitious and high performing professionals.

For informal enquiries about this vacancy you may wish to contact Nikki Craske, Director of the Research Office by clicking the apply link below.
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