Commercial and Compliance Manager

University of Leeds
February 12, 2024
Offerd Salary:£45,585– £54,395
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Contract Type:Contract and Supplie
Working Time:Full time
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Commercial and Compliance Manager

Salary Grade 8 (£45,585– £54,395 p.a. depending on experience)

The role is available to current employees within IT Services at the University of Leeds only.

This role will be based on the university campus, with scope for it to be undertaken in a hybrid manner. We are also open to discussing flexible working arrangements.

As the leader of the IT Contract and Commercial team, you will be accountable for overseeing staff and processes. Your team will own IT Contract and Supplier Management, and IT Asset Management including licensing and compliance on behalf of the University, including the optimization of costs. Your role is pivotal in ensuring IT delivers on the University's strategic aims and objectives and you will actively support the IT Leadership team with the implementation of continual improvements.

Utilising your expertise as an IT Professional, and your in-depth understanding of the IT contract lifecycle and IT Asset Management lifecycle to support and enable your team in driving value and process improvement for the University. You will also be proficient in managing the conflicting demands of operational excellence and risk management.

Working closely with the IT Leadership Team, you will work collaboratively across all functions of IT to ensure appropriate policies are in place for effective IT Asset Management and Contract and Supplier Management. You will be responsible for overseeing the implementation and ongoing enhancement of a Supplier Governance framework to support colleagues in managing suppliers more effectively including ensuring the proactive timely renewal of contracts and licence agreements, so that value is considered and optimised.

What we offer in return

  • 26 days holiday plus approx.16 Bank Holidays/days that the University is closed by custom (including Christmas) – That's 42 days a year!
  • Generous pension scheme plus life assurance– the University contributes 14.5% of salary
  • Health and Wellbeing: Discounted staff membership options at The Edge, our state-of-the-art Campus gym, with a pool, sauna, climbing wall, cycle circuit, and sports halls.
  • Personal Development: Access to courses run by our Organisational Development & Professional Learning team, and self-development courses including languages, Creative Writing, Wellbeing Therapies and much more.
  • Access to on-site childcare, shopping discounts and travel schemes are also available.
  • And much more!

    To explore the post further or for any queries you may have, please contact:

    Martin Lomas , Deputy Chief Technology Officer

    Email: [email protected]

    Location: Leeds - Main Campus

    Faculty/Service: Professional Services School/Institute: IT Section: DDO Category: Professional & Managerial Grade: Grade 8 Salary: £45,585 to £54,395 per annum Post Type: Full Time Contract Type: Ongoing Release Date: Tuesday 30 January 2024 Closing Date: Monday 12 February 2024 Interview Date: Monday 26 February 2024 Reference: CSUIT1691

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