Strategic Space Manager
Your new organisation
Swansea University is a research-led university that has been making a difference since 1920. The University community thrives on exploration and discovery, and offers the right balance of excellent teaching and research, matched by an enviable quality of life. The University has enjoyed a period of tremendous growth, and we have achieved our ambition to be a top thirty research University, soaring up the 2014 Research Excellence Framework league table to 26th in the UK from 52nd in 2008. Additionally, an ambitious Campus Development Programme is well underway – one of the largest knowledge economy projects in the UK and within the top five in Europe. It involves the creation of the Bay Campus, a brand new £450 million development on the eastern approach to the city, together with the transformation of our existing Singleton Park Campus. Swansea's multicultural dual-campus community provides a global perspective and opportunities to gain skills that last a lifetime.
Your new role
You are required to provide a professional space management service to ensure the University can optimise all of its space. You will be able to analyse and predict safe use trends to support Business and Strategic Planning. You will also be required to provide space management information reports to both Colleges and Professional Services. You will have line management responsibilities and his role is seen as a key player within Estates Services and the continued success and development of the University with impressive growth plans over the coming years.
What you'll need to succeed
You will have demonstrable knowledge and experience of space management practices and techniques. You will have a sound understanding of the principles of agile working techniques and strategies. You will have advanced knowledge and practical use of computer systems. Particularly in the use of specialist space management software, AutoCAD, and Microsoft Office.
What you'll get in return
This role comes with a whole range of benefits that working within Higher Education can support. There is growth potential with this role as the salary has a banding starting at £33518 reaching up to £38833 per annum. University pension contributions of 18% and 31 days annual leave plus 8 bank holidays. Plus varied other benefits flexible to be suited to your personal situation.
What you need to do now
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