COO Portfolio

This is a newly created role with a broad remit. It will have responsibility for Human Resources, Estates & Facilities, Information Technology,  Catering & Retail Services, and Health & Safety, and be a champion for professional services across the University.

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The professional services community at Harper Adams University supports over 5,000 students and a workforce of employees, contractors and industry partners of around 800. Spread over a campus of 494 hectares and with bold ambitions for the future, the University requires excellent professional services to maintain its standing as a research-led institution and its growing international reputation.

Harper Adams University is a complex organisation working in highly regulated disciplines. The COO will play a key role implementing the University‚Äôs strategic vision, leading change across the entire institution to improve end to end processes for our students, employees, partners and visitors.