Institute Manager

Job title Institute Manager

Department Faculty of Science

Salary Starting from £39,992, rising to £47,722

Grade Grade 8

Placed on Friday 02 February 2018

Closing date Sunday 18 February 2018

Interview date Friday 02 March 2018

Reference AP5603

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The role

The Institute of Coding (IoC) is a new national initiative, led by the University of Bath, which brings together a range of universities, industry, training providers and professional bodies to address the UK’s digital skills gaps. We need an enthusiastic Manager to lead on the establishment and development of this prestigious Institute, taking responsibility for all aspects of project management.

The Institute Manager will build and strengthen relationships with all partners and other stakeholders and identify opportunities for developing additional long-term strategic partnerships.  You will work collaboratively to establish, implement and evaluate key objectives which align to the Institute’s overall vision.  You will work in conjunction with the Director and other colleagues to effectively develop and manage the Institute’s portfolio of relationships, ensuring that all activities associated with the Institute are supported to an exemplary standard and that further developments are progressed.  It follows that you will simultaneously enhance and promote the Institute’s profile, publicising its work, its strengths and its successes to both internal and external stakeholders.

You will have specialist knowledge of project management, including project finance management and stakeholder management at the interface of academia and industry. You will have significant knowledge and experience of working with academics and funders, in particular previous experience of delivering successful projects and understanding of issues relating to academic / industry collaborations.

The Institute of Coding

The Institute’s vision is to enhance the education and employability of every IoC learner, and ensure that employers and individuals across the UK can access the skills they need to compete in the global digital economy. This unique and innovative collaboration has been made possible with £20m from the Higher Education Funding Council for England and match funding from universities and industry partners.

Led by the University of Bath, the Institute of Coding will develop and deliver innovative, industry-focused higher education across the UK. It will develop industry accredited degree schemes and short courses aimed at professionals, as well as working to widen the participation of women, returners to work and hard to reach groups. Digital skills are becoming important in a range of professions so we also aim to target these groups.

This position is offered on a full time, fixed term basis to 31 March 2021.

For further information on the role, please contact Amanda Harper, Director of Administration, Faculty of Science, 01225 386422,


The closing date for this job opportunity has now passed, and applications are no longer being accepted for this position

Further details:
The University of Bath is an equal opportunities employer and has an excellent international reputation with staff from over 60 different nations. To achieve our global aspirations, we welcome applicants from all backgrounds.