Head of Estates Planning & Compliance

Keele, Newcastle-under-Lyme
Grade 9: £51,630 to £59,828 p.a. plus excellent benefits
01 Oct 2018
01 Nov 2018
Contract Type
Full Time

Keele University is renowned for its exciting approach to higher education, innovative research, beautiful campus, strong community spirit and excellent student experience.  With a turnover in excess of £150 million, over 10,000 students and a total staff of approximately 2000, the University provides high quality teaching across a wide range of academic and vocational subjects and promotes world-class research.  Further information can be found at http://www.keele.ac.uk.

The University is seeking to make the key appointment of the post of Head of Estates Planning and Compliance within the Estates and Development Directorate. In this influential role the postholder will lead a range of functions including estates strategic planning, space management, estate data management & reporting, health & safety and compliance management, energy management and finance.

The successful candidate will have proven experience of planning and administration in an estates environment for an organisation with a large scale, complex property portfolio.  You will have demonstrable experience of utilising management information systems and reporting on estates information together with experience of estates compliance management.

It is essential that the successful candidate possesses excellent interpersonal and communication skills and the ability to work successfully with a diverse range of stakeholders at a senior level within a large, complex organisation.

Keele University values equality and diversity across our workforce and to ensuring our staff community is reflective of the diversity of our student population. In support of these commitments the University welcomes applications from individuals of Black, Asian and ethnic minority backgrounds for all roles.

For full post details please visit: www.keele.ac.uk/vacancies

For a confidential discussion and/or the full briefing particulars, please contact our retained advisors Ben Duffill (ben.duffill@mrgpeople.co.uk) and Marcus May (marcus.may@mrgpeople.co.uk) at The Management Recruitment Group on 0203 962 9900.   Applications should consist of a CV and covering letter and should be sent to ben.duffill@mrgpeople.co.uk.

Closing date for applications: 28 October 2018

Interviews will be held on: 19 November 2018

Post reference: KU00000