Faculty of Science, Agriculture & Engineering

Staff Profile

Louise Jones

Acceditation and Business Planning Manager

Background

Business Planning and Governance Team

Providing specialist advice in the management, monitoring and reporting of International and Professional Accreditations at Newcastle University Business School (NUBS).

Key responsibilities:

  • Working with the Director of Accreditation to maintain triple accreditation standards.
  • Production of accreditation submissions and annual progress reports in relation to AMBA, EQUIS and AACSB International.
  • Planning and delivery of projects to promote continuous improvement and enhance the School's accreditation.
  • Supporting the School's business planning process through identifying and monitoring performance against Key Performance Indicators (KPIs).  
  • Supporting the business of the School Accreditation Committee, including producing data, presentations and reports.
  • Providing expert advice on equality, diversity and inclusion as a member of the School's Athena SWAN self-assessment team.
  • Working across teams at School, Faculty and University level to deliver joint projects, share best practice and achieve strategic aims.
  • External engagement with accreditation bodies and other key stakeholders.
  • Line management of School Accreditation and Data Administrator.
  • Budget management.