Estates Project Manager

Closing date: 29/02/2016
Salary: £ 35000

Job description:

The L.E.A.D. Academy Trust is a registered charity created in 2011.  We aim, through outstanding leadership, to provide the highest quality education to enable every pupil to realise their full potential.  The Trust currently consists of twelve academies that are based in the East Midlands delivering education to 3,500 children.  Our academies share similar characteristics and serve diverse, multi-cultural communities.  Within the Trust we have a Teaching School that delivers educational urban leadership development programmes and the licensed leadership curriculum.

The L.E.A.D. Academy Trust is seeking to appoint an Estates Project Manager to deliver a professional estates and facilities management function in respect of the identification, development and implementation of schemes for maintenance, refurbishment, alterations and new build projects.

This role would suit a forward thinking, entrepreneurial and dynamic individual.

The successful candidate will;

  • Lead the management of capital projects from inception to completion, ensuring briefs are appropriately scoped ensuring schemes are delivered on time, on budget and to specification.
  • Lead in the sourcing, procuring and management of all contractors and suppliers involved in capital projects.
  • Lead the management of capital and revenue budgets for projects being undertaken, including tracking of expenditure, forecasting and reporting, working to ensure projects are delivered within identified resources.

This is a rare and exciting opportunity for an experienced, qualified professional with drive, ability and imagination seeking a fresh challenge and who can make a real and direct impact.

We are looking for someone who:-

  • is experienced in building professional partnerships and relationships and has significant experience in property management;
  • has the ability to work successfully with a diverse community that have a variety of needs;
  • has the ability to work as part of a forward looking strategic team. 

In return the successful candidate will:-

  • be a member of a strong and dynamic team of professionals;
  • work with a supportive Board of Trustees;
  • be provided with excellent career opportunity to further develop your knowledge and skills. 

This is a superb opportunity to develop and progress professionally and to impact upon children’s learning.

How to apply:

Please note that we are unable to accept CV’s.

Please click on the link below for the application pack:
Application Pack

Alternatively, please contact Hannah Bingham by emailing hannah.bingham@leadacademytrust.co.uk or telephoning 0115 8225445 for an application pack.  

Closing date: 29th February 2016 at noon.

The L.E.A.D. Academy Trust is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and we expect all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. This post is subject to an enhanced DBS check.

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