Senior Project Manager

Senior Project Manager
c. £70,000 per annum plus excellent benefits

King’s College London is seeking to appoint a Senior Project Manager to join its Real Estate Development Team.
King’s College London is rated among the world’s top universities and ranked sixth in the UK for the quality and quantity of its research activity. Since its foundation in 1829 King’s has defined itself in terms of its service to society, and it now has some 29,000 students and more than 8,000 staff members.

King’s Strategic Vision 2029, will take the University to its 200th birthday, and has pledged that its staff and students will continue to help make the world a better place. We are seeking a Senior Project Manager to join our Estates and Development team, you will need to be a highly motivated, organised and capable individual to deliver effective and professional construction project management across the University’s substantial and varied property portfolio.

Reporting to the Associate Director for Real Estate Development, the post holder will take ownership and independently manage a wide range of construction projects from inception through to post-completion to ensure the University’s property portfolio is effectively maintained, improved and developed in accordance with agreed standards, policies and procedures; maintenance plans; and the capital investment programme.

The successful candidate will have a demonstrable track record in leading and managing estates projects from inception to completion, with proven experience in overseeing brief development, design development, procurement and contract administration of projects in the £50k to £50m value range.  Experience of working across complex healthcare and/or historic education facilities and project types would be advantageous but is not essential.

This is an exciting opportunity for ambitious project professionals to take personal responsibility for the leadership of high-profile and complex development schemes across a mixed-use Central London property portfolio.  The Candidate Brochure can be viewed here.

For a confidential discussion and the full job particulars please contact our retained advisors Charley McCarthy ( and Nick Coppard (

Closing date for applications: Sunday 21st July 2024

Equality of Opportunity is College Policy

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