Property Management Surveyor
Property Management Surveyor
Job reference: REQ17683
Package: Management and Specialist grade 6 from £29301 to £38183 per annum. Subject to annual pay award.
Job description: Facilities Management
GBP 29,301 - GBP 38,183 per annum (dependent on experience) plus excellent benefits
Loughborough University is consistently placed highly in the guides and league tables for UK Universities and was recently ranked 6th in the Times Higher Education Table of Tables. This is in recognition of our strength as a research-intensive university which also provides an exceptional student experience. We have in excess of 16,000 students, over 3,200 staff and are based on a very attractive campus of 438 acres.
Facilities Management are responsible for the development and maintenance of the self-contained, green campus and are planning a GBP 150m capital investment programme over the next 4 years on campus along with ambitious plans for the development of Loughborough University Science and Enterprise Park (LUSEP) . There are circa 100 commercial tenants comprising over 50,000sqm of commercial space employing circa 2,500 staff. This is an essential part of the University Strategy for growth, generates essential income and builds relationships with University partners.
We are seeking to appoint a motivated Surveyor with at least two years property management experience and ideally a qualified member of the Royal Institution of Chartered Surveyors. Although, consideration will be given to exceptional candidates who are still undertaking their Assessment of Professional Competence. Reporting to and working closely with the University Surveyor, the Property Management Surveyor will be responsible for most of the day to day management of the University commercially let assets and some other estate related legal matters.
The ideal candidate:
•Will act as a respected and effective landlord's agent with the ability to work independently with third parties to take briefs, negotiate heads of terms, leases/licenses and prepare simple template based legal agreements where appropriate.
•Will have the ability to develop and sustain good relationships with campus partners (tenants) in relation to their space and property needs, alert to opportunities for wider engagement and able to work alongside other University staff to this end.
•Will have an awareness of wider estate matters such as rating, valuation, insurance, boundaries and rights of way and a willingness to develop their knowledge and skills further.
In return, Loughborough University offers a competitive salary, generous leave and a commitment to your continuing personal development and training whilst being part of a dedicated support team. This is an exciting opportunity to manage your own portfolio of diverse and interesting property whilst working within a beautiful campus environment for one of the top universities in the UK.
Informal enquiries should be made to Mr Paul Watson, University Surveyor, by email at P.Watson@lboro.ac.uk or by telephone on +44 (0)1509 228075.
Closing date: Thursday 17 August 2017.
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