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Hayley Wood
020 8892 0115

Hayley’s role as Practice Manager is to be the main point of contact for the recruitment of Bid and Business Development professionals within Facilities Management. She has 7 years recruitment experience, focusing the last 2 and half years within the facilities sector in a more ge


Job Description

REF: 13555
Posted: 16 April 2018
Closes: 31 May 2018

University Partnerships Programme (UPP) is seeking to make the appointment to the role of FM Estimator to support its growth plans.

UPP is the leading provider of on-campus student accommodation infrastructure and support services in the UK. We have more than 35,000 rooms under management or in construction through long-term partnerships with 16 leading UK universities. With over 800 employees, we work to deliver the very best student experiences, together with great universities. Our range of services includes; funding, design, build and operation university estates and infrastructure. Having invested over £2billion to date, we intend to invest another £1billion delivering great services, in long term partnership with outstanding universities.

UPP Residential Services Limited (URSL) is responsible for UPP’s provision of specialist facilities management services, ensuring the day to day delivery of high quality services to the students of our university partners. URSL is seeking to make the appointment to the role of FM Estimator to join its highly successful and growing team.

The FM Estimator will work with the URSL Bid Director, Bid Manager and other FM Estimator to devise, implement and deliver the business plan (growth) for the URSL business. You will assist the Bid Director in meeting the five year business plan by successfully converting the pipeline of new tender opportunities and generating new business opportunities with prospective clients.

We are seeking an individual with proven experience of estimating costs for winning facilities management bids, and in particular with experience of hard services FM. You will have proven analytical skills, a high appreciation of detail and data, and excellent knowledge and capability of IT systems (excel etc) related to estimating.

We are seeking a team player with excellent interpersonal and communication skills, as a key aspect of the role is the capability to work successfully with a diverse range of internal and external stakeholders.

For a confidential discussion and the full briefing particulars please contact our retained advisors Hayley Wood ( and Nick Coppard ( at The Management Recruitment Group (MRG) on 0207 959 2368. Applications should consist of a CV and covering letter and should be sent to and All direct and third party applications will be forwarded to MRG.

Closing date for applications: 18 May 2018.