The main responsibilities of this function include:

  • Researching and mapping national strategic objectives and targets to inform institutional planning.
  • Drafting and presenting key strategic documentation to the University Senior Management Team and other statutory bodies including the Higher Education Funding Council for Wales (Hefcw).
  • Providing advice, support and guidance to others in the University with responsibility for drafting and presenting strategy and policy.
  • Co-ordinating and responding to data requests from statutory bodies including as the Higher Education Statistics Agency (HESA) and HEFCW.
  • Monitoring and reporting on the University's Strategic Plan targets, Fee and Access Plan targets, Key Performance Indicators and other performance measures.
  • Analysis and interpretation of data to support evidence based strategic planning and decision making.
  • Quality assurance of data used in external publications e.g. university league tables.
  • Co-ordination of the Key Information Sets (KIS) data collection and return for publication on the Unistats website.

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