Project Manager / Senior Surveyor

University of Hertfordshire - Estates, Hospitality and Contract Services

Salary: UH8 £38,833 pa to £41,212 pa depending on skills and experience with potential to progress to £49,149 pa on achieving designated skills and experience

Grade: UH8

FTE: Full time position working 37 hours per week (1.0 FTE)

The University of Hertfordshire is a forward-looking and business facing organisation with an exciting and extensive masterplan programme of major capital projects. The appointee will work within the Department of Estates, Hospitality and Contract Services which provides a professional and customer focused infrastructure service.

The Department wishes to supplement its existing capital projects staff by recruiting to the position of Project Manager.

Main duties & responsibilities

The postholder will be responsible for the timely, efficient and cost-effective delivery of building surveying services, relating to the University’s maintenance and estates policy.

Skills and experience needed

The successful candidate will have extensive knowledge of property/estates matters with substantial proven practical experience of Project management which is essential.

Qualifications required

Degree level standard or equivalent. Working towards a recognised professional qualification.

The University of Hertfordshire is the UK’s leading business facing University and an exemplar in the sector. It is innovative and enterprising and challenges individuals and organisations to excel. The University of Hertfordshire is one of the region’s largest employers with over 2,600 staff and a turnover of almost c. £240m. With a student community of over 25,000 including more than 2,500 students from eighty-five different countries, the University has a global network of over 175,000 alumni. It is also one of the top 100 universities in the world under 50 years old, according to the new Times Higher Education 100 under 50 rankings.

Contact Details/Informal Enquiries: For an informal discussion on what the role entails please contact Derek Victor, Assistant Director, Infrastructure and Sustainability tel 01707 286067.

The University offers a range of benefits including a pension scheme, professional development, family friendly policies, child care vouchers, a fee waiver of 50% for all children of staff under the age of 21 at the start of the course, discounted memberships at the Hertfordshire Sports Village and generous annual leave.

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