May 5, 2014

Monday, May 5, 2014

KU Shared Service Center – Build the Foundation:   evaluate job functions, redesign business processes, and create training materials

  • This project is complete

KU Regional Shared Service Center Implementationto streamline job functions and improve business processes

  • A number of units that will be supported by the Campus Administration & Operations SSC completed the activity assessment.
  • The Campus Administration Leadership Team met and received project updates on waves 1 and 2.
  • The staff in the Higuchi Biosciences Center, which will be supported by the Biomedical Research SSC, completed the activity assessment.
  • The Biomedical Research SSC implementation team met with leadership and PIs from the Bioengineering Research Center to discuss the SSC implementation.
  • The SSC Leadership continues to partner with OIRP to develop tools for metric tracking.
  • SSC leadership met with leadership from the Libraries and separately with Student Housing to discuss their respective SSC implementations.
  • SSC leadership met with Human Resources leadership to discuss opportunities for further collaboration and streamlining of processes.

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