09 May, 2019

Software Manager

£21,417 - £24,665 yearly
  • Leeds University Union
  • Leeds University Union, Lifton Place, Leeds, UK
Full time IT & Digital Leeds University Union Jobs

Job Description/Duties

£21,417 - £24,665 per annum 
Full time - 36.5 hours per week 
Closing Date: 9am Monday 3 June 2019
Job ref: 05/19

We have an exciting opportunity in our newly created Platforms Team, part of Leeds University Union’s Digital Services function.

As Software Manager you will:

  • Drive implementation including delivering user training
  • Liaise with suppliers
  • Maintain LUU’s register of data held within our software and platforms
  • Procure new software
  • Act as system administrator

A new kind of role for LUU, the Software Manager will develop experience in:

  • Cloud computing
  • Data warehousing
  • Embedded systems (ePOS/tills)
  • SaaS platforms
  • System administration
  • User Experience (UX)

Leeds University Union is a charity with a turnover of £13million per year that aims to ensure that 38,000 students love their time at Leeds. We employ over 500 staff and our enterprise IT encompasses food retail, restaurants, finance/HR systems, digital signage and we have plans to grow our digital expertise and capability.

It’s a fun place to work with a focus on health and wellbeing and your personal learning and development. Staff get 26 holidays a year and a further 14.5 days off when the university is closed for Bank Holidays, Easter and Christmas periods (this includes an extra day after the Easter and August bank holidays).

If this sounds like the role for you, then please do apply! In your application, please explain how you meet the person specification and what you can bring to the team here at LUU.

To apply, please visit our website using the link provided. 

Please note that we do not accept CVs.

If you haven’t heard from us within four weeks of the closing date then, unfortunately, you haven’t been successful on this occasion.

Closing date:  9am Monday 3 June 2019   

Interviews:  TBC within June       

LUU is committed to equality and valuing diversity within its employees. We particularly welcome applications from ethnic minority candidates who are currently underrepresented at this level at LUU.


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