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Estates Project Officer

Salary range: 
£27,025 to £29,515 per annum

An exciting opportunity has arisen at the University of Suffolk for a suitably qualified and experienced candidate to join the Estates Department. 

Working as part of an established team, you will be required to contribute towards the provision of a full estates management service.

Responsibilities will range from architectural design, a procurement and contract administration service for construction, refurbishment and alteration projects to inspection, upkeep and maintenance of the fabric of all University accommodation and maintaining accurate built environment CAD drawings and Estate records.

The role will also require the management of external consultants and contractors associated with estate development schemes and the provision of technical guidance to in-house trades staff.

Candidates should be able to demonstrate significant experience in designing, procuring and managing projects within a diverse property portfolio, a sound understanding of relevant legislation and excellent CAD skills.

A relevant degree qualification and membership of an appropriate professional body (i.e. RICS / CIOB) would be advantageous but is not essential.

Informal enquiries can be directed to David Green, Head of Estates email or Tel 01473 338027.

Interview Date: Tuesday 12th February 2019

We are actively committed to growing and supporting a diverse workforce and welcome applications from all backgrounds and communities. We particularly welcome applications from black and ethnic minority candidates and from candidates with a disability who are currently under-represented within our workforce. 

We consider flexible working requests for all our vacancies.

Closing date: 
Thursday, January 31, 2019 - 17:00

How to apply:

  1. Read the Guidance Notes and Privacy Notice
  2. Fill in the Application Cover Sheet
  3. Fill in the Equal Opportunities Monitoring Form
  4. Attach a curriculum vitae and a covering letter setting out clearly how you meet the essential and desirable criteria for the post

EITHER return them as Word (.doc) or Rich Text Format (.rtf) attachments by email to including the post title in the email subject heading
OR by post to:

The Human Resource Team
University of Suffolk
Waterfront Building
Neptune Quay
Ipswich IP4 1QJ

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