6. Administration Group
A new Administrator, Bruce Shakespeare, started in September 2002. Bruce leads the Administration Group, which comprises a team of 12 FTEs and covers the areas of Finance, Personnel, Buildings Maintenance, Secretarial Support and Reception. As well as providing essential support services to the whole of OUCS, the Group has been responsible for the successful completion of new building works, the introduction of new University compliant personnel procedures and laying down the Department's foundations for the forthcoming OSIRIS project (the University-wide financial system which will replace PROPHECY in August 2003).