Jo Phillips

Apprentice Operations Manager

Business Engagement

I have worked for Staffordshire University since 2007. Prior to working at the University I was employed by a large blue chip company for 22 years. I was Office Manager responsible for all office and administration matters, a position I held for 10 years. Managing and developing the relationships between customer accounts and the co-ordination of Area Managers to maximise sales potential.

Academic qualifications

  • Post Graduate Certificate in Leadership and Practice

  • AAT NVQ Level 2 – Foundation

  • AAT NVQ Level 3 – Intermediate

  • AAT NVQ Level 4 – Technician

  • NVQ Supply Chain Management Level 2

Enterprise and commercial interests

The For Business team are the gateway to the fantastic facilities, learning and development courses and support services available from Staffordshire University. The For Business team provides a window to a range of offerings which aim to support the business community, helping them to grow and thrive.

in the UK for Quality Education

Sustainable Development Goal 4, Times Higher Education Impact Rankings 2023

for Career Prospects

Whatuni Student Choice Awards 2023

for Facilities

Whatuni Student Choice Awards 2023

for Social Inclusion

The Times and The Sunday Times Good University Guide 2023

of Research Impact is ‘Outstanding’ or ‘Very Considerable’

Research Excellence Framework 2021

of Research is “Internationally Excellent” or “World Leading”

Research Excellence Framework 2021

Four Star Rating

QS Star Ratings 2021