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IT Database Manager at Richmond, The American International University in London

Richmond, The American International University in London, is seeking to appoint Database Manager. Richmond is a private, not-for-profit, liberal arts and business studies University. It has dual degree accreditation, awarding UK and US taught undergraduate and master’s degrees.

The Database manger will report to the Head of IT.


IT Database Manager : development, management and maintenance of the University’s SQL databases and their interation with business critical systems such as the Student Records System, Marketing CRM, Finance etc.
perform systems analysis, documentation and programming activities as required in conjunction with other IT staff and users;
provide 1st / 2nd line support to users of the University’s management information systems;
liaise with departments to determine their needs and develop and deliver appropriate solutions;
facilitate and participate in the testing/debugging of system upgrades and new functionality and diagnose and resolve problems occurring in multiple software and database platforms.
develop the capability of integration between all systems including PowerCampus, Blackboard, the University’s Portal and any other platforms which require to interact with the University’s Databases and implement in line with business requirements;
produce and analyse responses to complex queries relating to PowerCampus and assist in the writing of reports as required;
coach faculty and staff on use of systems and business processing tools;
undertake special projects and development work as required;
adhere to and promote the university’s Health and Safety policies and procedures.


proven skills and experience in the use of query languages, commercial reporting tools such as SQL Server Reporting Services to develop and produce complex reports and data analysis;
knowledge of legacy products such as Informix, Solaris and the ability to extract and transfer the information into current PowerCampus interface;
experience of 4GL or 3GL programming languages to extract and manipulate database information;
experience of working with from MS SQL Server 2008 to latest, MS Reporting and Integration Services and an understanding of MS SQL stored procedures, triggers and functions and all components of SSRS, SSAS and SSIS;
be able to liaise and communicate with current suppliers i.e. Ellucian PowerCampus, Sage, Blackboard, etc., and be the technical contact for any projects involving the optimization of current business critical systems

Desirable previous experience:

using Ellucian’s PowerCampus or a similar student information system;
experience of database design and object relational mapping and performance tuning;
designing and providing training on reporting and business processing tools;
project management using PRINCE2 or similar;
experience of Blackboard, SharePoint, WordPress, O365, version control systems.

IT Database Manager Richmond is an equal opportunities employer.

An Enhanced level Disclosure and Barring Service check will be required.

For further information about this vacancy and the University, please visit:

Closing date: 24 September 2021

Please submit an application online at ensuring you upload a current CV and supporting statement, together with details of three recent work-related references.

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