University of Reading - Thames Valley Science Park - Building Services

Reading Enterprise Centre, part of the new Thames Valley Science Park, is a vibrant business centre that is home to around 35 technology based companies and is located on the University campus at Whiteknights.

As part of the TVSP Facilities and Operations team, the job purpose is to provide reception, building support and administration services to ensure the smooth running of the centre. While the core hours of the job are expected to be from 11am to 5pm, the job holder will work as part of a small team supporting both the Enterprise Centre and the new Science Park in Shinfield and will be required to work flexibly from time to time to provide cover.

You will have:

  • Personable disposition to work in a customer interface role and an ability to provide a high level of customer service.
  • General office and front of house experience including reception duties and dealing with building management issues.
  • Ability to work using own initiative: self - motivated with a “can do” attitude

Informal contact details
Contact role: Facilities & Operations Manager
Contact name: Andy Cameron
Contact phone: 0118 935 7180
Contact email:

Alternative informal contact details
Contact role: Head of Business & Operations
Contact name: Ian Evans
Contact phone: 0118 935 7246
Contact email:

Closing date: 18th December 2017
Interview date: 11th January 2018

The University is committed to having a diverse and inclusive workforce, is a Stonewall Diversity and Global Diversity Champion, and supports the principles of the Race Equality Charter and Athena SWAN. Applications for job-share, part-time and flexible working arrangements are welcomed and will be considered in line with business needs.

Applications from job seekers who require sponsorship to work in the UK are welcome and will be considered alongside all other applications. However, non-EEA candidates who do not already have permission to work in the UK should note that this role is not recognised as a graduate level job by UK Visas and Immigration and the Tier 2 sponsorship route is not available for non-graduate level occupations. There is further information about this on the UK Visas and Immigration Website.

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