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Person Responsibility Planning Support Officer for: Contact Information

Betty Anyika

Project Manager- Projects and Change

  • Project Manager for Postgraduate Taught Study

Tel: 0114 22 21058

Rebecca Barker

Governance Officer and PA to the Deputy Director

  • Senate Nominations Committee
  • Administrative support for meetings (including maintenance of electronic files and minute books)
  • Maintenance of Governance and UEB web pages
  • Maintenance and oversight of UEB business cycle spreadsheet
  • Annual Review of Committee Memberships
  • University Calendar
  • Almanac

Tel: 0114 22 21741

Amerjit Basi

Head of Policy and Projects

  • Leading the Policy and Projects Team
  • Co-ordination and provision of required policy briefings (including as required for the VC or for key external colleagues.)
  • Environmental scanning and policy work
  • Co-ordination and preparation of responses to Government and other sector body consultations
  • Maintaining a UEB strategic projects spreadsheet for UEB/MMM
  • Support change projects

Tel: 0114 22 21216

Rhiannon Birch

Deputy Director of Strategy, Planning and Governance

  • Deputy to the Director
  • Co-ordinate Faculty Planning support
  • Management of projects (including Management Information and Non-Standard)
  • Oversight of the Planning Round (including Professional Services Planning Round)
  • Data Governance
  • Risk Management (including working with Risk Review Group
  • Service evaluation and IiP
  • Chair of the University Data Assurance Group
  • Member of the Senate Budget Committee and UEB Sub Group (Student Numbers and Fees)
  • Secretary to the Learning Infrastructure Space Management Group

Professional Services

Tel: 0114 22 21200

Felicity Bingham

Data & Management Information Analyst 

  • MI/BI Project Officer;
  • Reporting, MI and Visualisation Development
  • Management Information for Departments, Faculties and Central Services
  • Data Governance
  • Information Structure Development

Tel: 0114 22 21714

Matthew Borland

Senior Governance and Policy Officer

  • Senate
  • Senate Budget Committee
  • UEB and UEB-HoDs
  • Council Newsletter
  • Producing policy briefings or presentations to inform bids, policy proposals and consultation responses

Tel: 0114 22 21201

Rebecca Carpenter

Senior Strategy & Planning Officer - Reporting and Insight

  • Competitor Analysis (e.g. league tables, HESA PIs, HEIDI)
  • Statutory returns (HEBCI / Annual Monitoring Statement)
  • Faculty facing Planning Support Officer
  • Risk Management support for Risk Review Group
  • Institutional KPIs

Faculty of Arts and Humanities

Tel: 0114 22 21063

Tom Chapman

Data & Management Information Analyst

  • MI/BI Project Officer;
  • Academic planning systems development and implementation
  • Improvement of University data;Improvement of University Management Information and Business Intelligence.

Tel: 0114 22 21713

Kathryn Clements

Governance Assistant

  • Assistance with the:
    o administrative support for meetings, including maintenance of electronic files and minute books
    o maintenance of SPG and Governance web pages
    o Annual Review of Committee Memberships
    o Almanac

Tel: 0114 22 21716

Angela Davison

Executive Assistant to Director of Strategy, Planning and Change

  • Executive Assistant to Director of Strategy, Planning and Change

Tel: 0114 22 21215

Samuel Dent

Project Manager

  • Project Manager for Credit Transfer

Tel: 0114 22 1715

Richard Eastall

Senior Strategy & Planning Officer - Academic Planning and Performance - mat cover

  • Academic Planning Round - management and operational support
  • External comparator Performance Review Data
  • Data and analysis for strategic decision making
  • Support to UEB Sub-Group (Student Numbers and Fees)
  • Business Planning
  • Fees (Setting, modelling and business analysis)

Faculty of Science

Tel: 0114 22 21068

Laura Filsak - currently on maternity leave

Senior Strategy & Planning Officer - Academic Planning and Performance

  • Academic Planning Round - management and operational support
  • External comparator Performance Review Data
  • Data and analysis for strategic decision making
  • Support to UEB Sub-Group (Student Numbers and Fees)
  • Business Planning
  • Fees (Setting, modelling and business analysis)

Tel: 0114 22 21068

Laura Lane

Senior Policy Officer

  • External environment for inclusion in the VC’s report to Council
  • Prepare presentations by request (including for the VC to deliver to Council, Senate or UEB/HoDs)

Tel: 0114 22 21218

Hugh Mather

Strategy & Planning Analyst - Reporting and Insight

  • Extracting and validating data from multiple electronic sources
  • Preparation, presentation and analysis of management information, performance indicators and benchmarks
  • Assist with the compilation and administration of statutory data returns
  • Transferring & validation of data into new Planning & BI/MI tools

Tel: 0114 22 21217

James Mumford

Acting Head of Academic Planning and Performance

  • Academic Planning Round - management and operational support
  • Faculty facing Planning Support Officer
  • Performance Review Data
  • Data and analysis for strategic decision making
  • UEB Sub-Group (Student Numbers and Fees)
  • Business Planning
  • Fees (setting, monitoring and business analysis)

Faculty of Medicine, Dentistry and Health & Engineering

Tel: 0114 22 21056

Jessica Nightingale

Policy Officer

  • Producing briefings or presentations on selected topics in report or PowerPoint format
  • Drafting internal horizon scanning bulletin
  • Co-ordinating receipt of the updates required to ensure the UEB strategic projects spreadsheet can be kept up-to-date

Tel: 0114 22 21219

Kate Robinson

Strategy & Planning Analyst - Reporting and Insight

  • Statutory returns: Medical and Dental Survey
  • Management information reporting (including data and analysis for strategic decision making)
  • Student number reporting
  • MI development

Tel: 0114 22 21059

Mark Shephard

Head of Reporting & Insight

  • Leading the Reporting and Insight Team
  • Delivery of statutory returns including HESES, HEBCI, Medical & Dental Survey and ITT
  • Faculty facing Planning Support Officer
  • Student number reporting and target setting
  • Management information and performance reporting (including data and analysis for strategic decision making, league tables & KPIs)
  • Data Strategy
  • MI Development

Faculty of Social Sciences

Tel: 0114 22 21061

Catherine Spencer - currently on maternity leave

Senior Strategy & Planning Officer - Reporting and Insight

  • Statutory returns: Medical and Dental Survey
  • Management information reporting (including data and analysis for strategic decision making)
  • Student number reporting
  • MI development

Tel: 0114 22 21059

Sue Stephens

Head of Governance

  • Leading the Governance Team
  • UEB Secretary (including support to MMM and forward planning of UEB business and agendas with the VC and DVC)
  • Co-ordinate agenda for UEB/HoDs meetings
  • Chair of Council Committees (3Cs), Council and Council Nominations Committee
  • University's regulatory framework (Charter, Statutes, Regulations, etc)
  • University Calendar
  • Almanac

Tel: 0114 22 21208

Tony Strike

Director of Strategy, Planning and Change

  • Head of Department (including leadership, co-ordination and oversight, budget and staff management)
  • Strategic planning framework
  • Strategy implementation
  • Enabling the use of KPIs and benchmarking for actionable insight
  • External horizon scanning, engagement and analysis
  • Key link with external sector bodies and agencies (including co-ordination of HEFCE annual visit)
  • Policy advice and contributor to HE policy debate
  • Change projects

Tel: 0114 2221211

Amy Sutherland-Jarvest

Project Manager

  • Project Manager for Nanjing

Tel: 0114 22 1206

David Swinn

Senior Governance and Policy Officer

  • Audit Committee
  • Board of the Advanced Manufacturing Institute and AMI Governance Sub-Group
  • UEB
  • USPS Trustee Board
  • University's Regulatory Framework/Calendar
  • Producing policy briefings or presentations to inform bids, policy proposals and consultation responses

Advanced Manufacturing Research Centre

Tel: 0114 22 21213

Jackie Toyne

Project Manager - Projects and Change

  • Project Manager for Degree Apprentices Policy and Projects

Tel: 0114 22 21060

Jim Wade

Strategy & Planning Analyst - Planning and Performance

  • Extracting and validating data from multiple electronic sources
  • Preparation, presentation and analysis of management information, performance indicators and benchmarks
  • Assist with the forecasting of income including modelling different income scenarios
  • Provide advice and guidance in relation to the completion of academic planning documentation and templates
  • Assist with the fee setting process, providing competitor analysis

Tel: 0114 22 21214

Vacancy

Head of Academic Planning and Performance

  • Leading the Planning and Performance Team
  • Academic Planning Round - management and operational support
  • Performance Review Data
  • Data and analysis for strategic decision making
  • UEB Sub-Group (Student Numbers and Fees)
  • Business planning
  • Fees (setting, monitoring and business analysis)

Tel: 0114 22 21210