Senior user (student)

  • Represents the interests of all those within the student body for whom the project will achieve an objective or who will use the outcome of the project to deliver benefits.


    • Chairs any project-related student user groups or forums
    • Works collaboratively with the Senior User (Staff)
    • Right to attend user groups and forums chaired by Senior User (Staff)
    • Ensures project requirements are fully and accurately specified in the Business Case
    • Specification of the quality of the outcomes
    • Resolve student user requirement conflicts
    • Monitoring that the quality, functionality and ease of use of the outcomes meets student user need
    • Ensures release of required user resources to the project


    • Comes from within the student body and has ability and willingness to understand the business area responsible for benefit delivery
    • Has credibility within the student body
    • Pragmatic
    • Negotiation skills
    • Able to coordinate student resources to provide input to the project.