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Where to find us

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

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

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
  • UEB Sub-Group (Student Numbers and Fees)

Tel: 0114 22 21201

Rebecca Carpenter

Senior Strategy & Planning Officer - Reporting and Insight

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

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

  • Academic Planning Round - management and operational support
  • Faculty facing Planning Support Officer
  • External comparator Performance Review Data
  • Data and analysis for strategic decision making
  • Business Planning
  • Fees (Setting, modelling and business analysis)

Faculty of Engineering

Tel: 0114 22 21068

Laura Filsak

Senior Strategy & Planning Officer - Academic Planning and Performance

  • Academic Planning Round - management and operational support
  • Faculty facing Planning Support Officer
  • External comparator Performance Review Data
  • Data and analysis for strategic decision making
  • Business Planning
  • Fees (Setting, modelling and business analysis)

Faculty of Science

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)
  • Risk Management support for Risk Review Group
  • Institutional KPIs

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
  • Competitor Analysis (e.g. league tables, HESA PIs, HEIDI)
  • Statutory returns (HEBCI / Annual Monitoring Statement)

Tel: 0114 22 21217

James Mumford

Senior Strategy & Planning Officer -  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
  • Business Planning
  • Fees (setting, monitoring and business analysis)

Faculty of Medicine, Dentistry and Health

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