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.

    Responsibilities

    • 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

    Attributes

    • 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.