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Business Services Manager

  • Location: London
  • Organisation: British Universities and Colleges Sport (BUCS)
  • Salary: £30,000 - £40,000 per annum
  • Closing Date: 18 February 2019 | Business Development & Sales

Business Services Manager

Salary: £30,000 - £40,000 per annum

Location: Central London

British Universities & Colleges Sport (BUCS) is the national governing body for HE sport in the UK. Representing over 170 HE institutions, BUCS delivers activity in 50 sport and physical activity programmes to a student population of 100,000 annually. 

BUCS is celebrating its Centenary in 2019 and is in the process of modernising its processes and systems to take it forward into the next decade, as well as carrying out a thorough review of all its sporting competitions, to ensure best value for students and institutions.

Competition Management Platform is being piloted and will be rolled out across the organisation in September 2019. Modern financial systems with cloud-based workflow have been introduced recently. The next stage of the evolution is to implement a CRM and completely new CMS platforms.

This role will be a key part of this evolution, focusing on increasing the effectiveness of the financial and IT services and information management, as well as business operations in general. The successful candidate will manage key functions, using innovation to enhance the customer experience and bring efficiency and cost-savings to internal operations. 

Working across the whole organisation, this is a fantastic opportunity to shape and influence the efficiency of a national sporting organisation.

To view the full job description and person specification, click here.

Working at BUCS

BUCS prides itself on being an ambitious and challenging place to work whilst aiming that staff also enjoy work, have development opportunities, and have fun.  Please click here for some of the staff benefits of working at BUCS.

Please click here to see the BUCS Values which drive how we operate both internally and externally. 

If you have any queries about the role, please email 

How to apply

Send a CV, covering letter and Equal Opportunities form to

All three elements (CV, cover letter and equal opps form) must be submitted to be a valid application. CVs alone will not be accepted.

Applicants should have the right to work in the UK and will be asked to provide proof of their eligibility to work in the UK before employment is confirmed.

Closing date for applications is 9am Monday 18 February 2019

Data Protection statement

Any personal data submitted to BUCS in the course of this recruitment process will be held securely and processed solely for the purposes of recruitment. It will be held for the duration of the recruitment process, and if employed by BUCS, for the duration of the contract of employment and to fulfil the statutory, or recommended, retention periods when no longer an employee of British Universities and Colleges Sport. BUCS will comply with data protection legislation at all times and in line with BUCS Privacy Policy

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