Group Maintenance & Special Projects Manager

London South Bank University (LSBU) is one of London's largest and oldest universities with over 23,000 students and 2,000 staff.   Since 1892, the University has been providing vocationally-relevant, accredited and professionally recognised education. The University has a large and diverse Central London estate portfolio with over 20 buildings totalling 120,000m2 in size. LSBU has invested heavily in the development of the University estate over the last decade and has ambitious development plans. 

Based within Estates and Academic Environment (EAE) the role will be responsible for the delivery of high-quality maintenance and minor works projects to the LSBU Group. LSBU Group is a family of education providers, led by London South Bank University. We work to a shared educational framework across secondary, further, higher education and beyond.

Reporting to the Group Deputy Director of Estates and Academic Environment, the postholder will be responsible for minor works and projects for all Group properties and take responsibility for the delivery of maintenance activities at Lambeth College and the South Bank Academies.  You would lead both in-house & contracted teams, across all aspects of planned and reactive maintenance, including minor works and renewals.

This is a role that will offer the individual real autonomy across a technically complex and varied portfolio. The successful candidate will possess a recognised building services qualification (to at least HND level), membership of a relevant professional body with a strong track record in providing technical advice across a comparable multi-site portfolio. You will have extensive knowledge across the full range of building services infrastructure including the management of specialist external contractors and consultants.

For a confidential discussion please contact our advisor Michael Hewlett or Matt Giles of The Management Recruitment Group on /

Closing date for online applications is Sunday 7th March 2021

The Management Recruitment Group has been exclusively retained for this campaign. All direct and third-party applications will be forwarded to them.

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