Digital Experience Manager
Recruitment, Communications & Marketing Professional & Business Support Grade 7 - £38,205 - £42,978 per annum, dependent on experience
As a Digital Experience Manager in the digital experience team, you will lead a small team focused on user research, user experience and content design.
You'll help us solve operational and strategic challenges by putting users at the heart of our digital services and products.
You'll create and support connections across the university, offering user- focused advice to key stakeholders.
What you'll be doing
• leading a team of UX, data and content specialists
• working with stakeholders across the University to translate business needs into user-focused digital products
• providing research and analysis to support digital decision making
• ensuring content and design standards are met across our website
• advocating for user-centred digital design across the University
• providing technology support and strategic advice to our website editors and social media users
We offer a diverse range of benefits and opportunities to pursue a rewarding and fulfilling career in a supportive environment.
You will be contractually enrolled into the Local Government Pension Scheme (LGPS) – one of the largest and most generous defined benefit pension schemes in the country.
Further details on LGPS can be found here: https: // www. lgpsmember.org/your- pension/the-essentials/key-features/
For this job, we particularly welcome applications from minority ethnic applicants who are underrepresented in this area/ this type of job at Sheffield Hallam.
The University may be able to sponsor the employment of international applicants in this role; this will depend on a number of factors specific to the individual applicant.
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Contact Person : Nathan Midgley Contact Number : Date Advertised : 05-Feb-2024 Closing Date : 18-Feb-2024 Location : Oneleven, City Campus Employment Type : Permanent - Full Time Job number : 104225
Digital Experience Manager
Sheffield Hallam University
February 06, 2024
February 18, 2024
Computer Science,Business and Economics
About the employer
Sheffield Hallam University is located in Sheffield, South Yorkshire in England. This is one of the biggest and the most diverse of the universities in England. The university is sprawled over two locations. They have a city campus that is situated in the city center near the Sheffield Railway Station and the collegiate campus is almost 2 miles away in the Broomhall Estate off Ecclesall Road in south-west Sheffield. They are the 11th biggest university in the UK, out of a total of 167 having 30,815 students, out of which 4,400 are international and 4,494 are the staff. There are 708 courses.
The former names of the university were Sheffield Polytechnic and Sheffield City Polytechnic. The university endowment is 0.52 million Pounds as of 2015. The Chancellor of the university is Helena Kennedy, Baroness Kennedy of the Shaws. The Vice-chancellor is Chris Husbands. Out of the total student strength, 24,455 were undergraduates, as of 2016-2017, and 6,365 were postgraduates. The university is associated with the Association of Commonwealth universities.
There are many research centers and the faculties have been divided into four parts, namely the faculty of Science, Technology and Arts (STA), Faculty of Social Sciences and Humanities (SSH), Faculty of Health and wellbeing (HWB) and Sheffield Business School (SBS). They have 30 centers for research, including the Art and Design Research Centre and Biomedical Research Centre, among others. Helena Kennedy is the present Chancellor who is also a broadcaster, barrister, and the life peer of the House of Lords. SHU is the leading partner for Higher Futures, the Lifelong Learning Network (LLN) for Southern Yorkshire, North Nottinghamshire and North Derbyshire.
There are many notable alumni, including Kid Acne, who is a musician and artist, Roma Bubuniak, who is an artist. The notable staff includes Alison Adam, who is the professor of society, technology and science and I.M Dharmadasa, who is an applied researcher and physicist specializing in low in cost solar cells.