Graduating in 2012, Charlotte worked in retail management for 3 years and spent a further 2 years working in sales before moving to London to pursue a career in property recruitment.
Starting her career with an international company in 2015, she has worked with a number of public and private sector organisations within property.
Charlotte joined MRG as a Practice Manager solely specialising in Student Residences in conjunction with our established higher education business.
She is responsible for interim and permanent campaigns for mid to senior level management across student residences; including roles within Operations, Maintenance & Engineering, Student
Experience, Student Welfare and wider Facilities Management.
Join an industry leading team focused on providing a world class student experience.
University Partnerships Programme (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 of student accommodation.
We are excited to be recruiting a General Manager for our flagship London accommodation, Garden Halls, which is a long term partnership (50 years) with the University of London, a collegiate body consisting of 17 specialist institutions. Students from all the Colleges and Institutes are also University of London students, making them part of a community of over 120,000 and giving them access to many services in London. Garden Halls is an award-winning development that provides contemporary accommodation to students from all the colleges creating a vibrant cosmopolitan community.
Reporting the Regional Director, this role will manage all aspects of Garden Halls. You will be responsible for the delivering both the hard and soft services for over 1,200 rooms. The General Manager is fundamental to setting and delivering the highest possible standards of service to the students, through the management of the in-house delivery team and out sourced catering service. The role will be the key liaison between UPP and the University of London, ensuring that the contract is being delivered and the partnership continues to flourish.
The ideal candidate will have worked at a senior level within facilities management and have experience in setting the highest possible standards of delivery, managing both directly employed teams alongside specialist contracts. You will be a strong leader with a proven track record of creating a culture of excellence within a 5-star environment; ideally with a background in delivering contractual output led KPIs.
How to apply
For further information or a confidential discussion please contact our advisor Charlotte MacGregor at The Management Recruitment Group at firstname.lastname@example.org or alternatively 020 8892 0115. The Management Recruitment Group (MRG) has been exclusively retained for this appointment. All direct and third-party applications will be forwarded to MRG.
We are an equal opportunities employer and welcome applications from all sections of the community.
Closing date for applications is Sunday 10th February 2018.
Sales Manager - National
Student Roost an owner and operator of purpose-built student accommodation across the UK. We’re not quite the new kids on the block, having already created a portfolio of over 17,000 beds and ambition to increase that in the near future; but we’re at the very beginning of building our brand, our culture and our DNA. That makes it a really exciting time to join us.
Already, we’re made up of really good people and we’re a business who will endeavour always to do the right thing, in the right way – truly putting students’ experience, welfare and safety at the top of our agenda.
The Sales Manager is a new role reporting to the Director of Operations with responsibility for ensuring that we fill all our properties all year round. You will identify revenue gaps across our cities and create sales strategy in order to maximise income, championing our summer business working with third party providers to actively promote our brand. The Sales Manager will be the heartbeat of our sales experience working with our property teams to drive innovation and best practice. You will ensure our sales process at every level provides a first-class experience to all our customers.
The successful candidate will possess a track record in managing the sales process across a comparable environment ideally in student accommodation, international summer schools, hospitality or leisure. You will have excellent interpersonal and communication skills and strong commercial ability. The role will suit individuals with a high level of credibility, strong networking skills and the capability to deliver excellence.
For a confidential discussion and/or full job details please contact our advisors Charlotte MacGregor (email@example.com) Hayley Mintern (firstname.lastname@example.org) of The Management Recruitment Group on 020 8892 0115.
Application is via CV and covering letter.