Head of Estates and Capital Projects

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29 September 2017
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Job Description

We are currently working with a leading Further Education Provider based in the South West London. They have an exciting estate covering a large area catering for thousands of student providing a wide range of teaching and leisure facilities.

This is an opportunity to lead on a diverse, technically complex, and live estate with all the challenges and rewards that provides. If you are interested in variety and would like the opportunity to lead on full estate and capital projects then this is the role for you.


You will be responsible for creating and implementing structures, policies, standards and procedures to manage the entire estate. You will lead on the Strategic planning for the estate and ensure that there is a tied in robust capital projects plan.

You will lead the team on the project management of the all capital works whilst providing professional and technical support to the wider estates team as well.

This role encompasses the total FM & projects for the estate including, cleaning, security, M&E engineering, building fabric, capital projects, compliance, and Grounds Maintenance.

Person Specification

You should have proven experience of managing capital, estates, and Facilities. You will be an inspiring leader that can motivate, encourage and support staff to deliver an exceptional physical environment.

You will have held a similar position at another diverse technically complex live estates previously e.g. NHS, Police, Fire Service, University, College, and so forth.

If you are an ambitious person who would relish the opportunity to shape your role and career with a client that wants to invest in it estate and provide the best environment for all of its stakeholders then this is the place for you.

For a confidential discussion and/or to apply, please contact our advisor Ben Lurton at the Management Recruitment Group on 0207 959 2368 or ben.lurton@mrgpeople.co.uk

If you are seeking a career move but this position is not right for you please browse the other vacancies on our website. We are specialists in Building Surveying Recruitment and have a range of posts available. We also welcome speculative applications.

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