Associate Director of Capital Projects

Associate Director of Capital Projects
Competitive salary

The University of Greenwich is seeking to appoint to the post of Associate Director of Capital Projects to play a leading role in the delivery of the University’s ambitious estate strategy.

The University of Greenwich is one of the largest universities in the UK and works with universities across the world delivering its programmes. With breath-taking heritage campuses, it combines the old with a new, dynamic vision for the future:  high quality curriculum design and delivery, research-informed teaching, technology-enhanced learning, students as partners, and promoting student success within a cross-cultural context. The Greenwich campus is based on a UNESCO World Heritage Site and we are custodians of 16 listed buildings with special architectural or historic interest.

Reporting to the Deputy Director of Estates and Facilities (Capital, Property and Space), the role is responsible for delivering the university capital project plan, with planned capital investment in the region of £300m over the next decade.  The role will lead an internal capital projects team that is supported by a diverse external supply chain partners in the delivery of a broad range of estate capital projects including new-build, redevelopment, refurbishment, fit-out, life-cycle and decarbonisation schemes.

We are seeking an individual with proven experience in a comparable leadership role and with a track record in delivering large-scale capital programmes.  The role is responsible for a diverse multidisciplinary team of internal team members and a broad spectrum of external delivery partners, therefore exceptional leadership skills are crucial to be a success in the role.

Now is an exciting time to be joining the team, with several new appointments in key estates leadership roles and advancement of the estates strategy and capital plan.  To learn more the candidate brochure can be viewed at Associate Director of Capital Projects

For a briefing discussion please contact our retained advisors Nicholas Coppard (nicholas.coppard@mrgglobal.com ) and Ben Duffill (ben.duffill@mrgglobal.com ) at MRG. ?Applications should consist of a CV and covering letter and should be sent to nicholas.coppard@mrgglobal.com  and ben.duffill@mrgglobal.com   

Closing date for applications is Sunday 26th May 2024.

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