Campus Operations Manager
All campuses

Job reference: 06171

Location: All campuses

Closing date: 20/11/2019

Salary : PM Grade 2 (£57,477 - £64,109 p.a.)

Employment type: Permanent

Department: Professional Services

School/Section : Campus Services

Nottingham Trent University is a large, vibrant, modern university with a culture that is inclusive, supportive and focused on success. We are a complex organisation with a wide variety of security needs.

The overarching purpose of the role is to deliver a service, which promotes a safe and secure environment for the estate and its community, which includes students, staff and visitors. It is essential that you possess the ability to form and maintain highly effective working relationships with internal and external stakeholders. You must have a track record of developing and implementing practical solutions for strategic and operational change.

Operationally, you will have lead accountability for the areas of security, reception, postal and car parking.

You will lead and manage a team of 75 people, across three sites, this requires a logistical and highly organised approach to allocate resources with security coverage required 24/7. You will manage their performance, encourage and inspire them to deliver excellent service.

We are looking for an individual who has the ability to deal calmly, tactfully and diplomatically with challenges whilst having the tenacity to ensure policies and procedures are implemented and enforced on a consistent basis. You will be able to win the co-operation of others through motivation and enthusiasm in order to deliver positive results.

You will have accountability for significant budget so significant experience of successfully managing large budgets would be essential.

In addition to the reactive elements of the role, you will have the ability to devise solutions and continuously seek to improve working practices and processes in order to enhance efficiency, safety and well-being.

Campus Services provides a wide and diverse range of services to ensure the development and maintenance of the University estate, along with the provision of excellent customer service in order to build an inspiring work place for staff and students.

The successful candidate will embrace this role and the challenges it brings to strengthen the team and deliver a vital service that touches on all areas of the university.

  • Interviews will take place on Tuesday 26 November 2019

If you have any specific questions in relation to this position, please contact Michael Lees, Head of Campus Services on +44 (0) 115 848 4875 or via e-mail

Successful applicants will usually be appointed to the base of the advertised salary grade, except in justifiable circumstances.


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