Job offer in england Assistant Director – Operations and Maintenance at Coventry University

Coventry University is looking for a motivated and experienced person to join our Estates team as Assistant Director – Operations and Maintenance.

The successful candidate will lead and champion the effective and efficient operation and maintenance of Group buildings, taking strategic responsibility for various operations and maintenance teams, responsive maintenance, electrical maintenance and building management systems. They will lead on the review, development and improvement of the Operations and Maintenance Team and its processes.

Applicants will be qualified to degree level in an appropriate discipline or have equivalent managerial experience in a senior position as well as membership of appropriate professional bodies. They should have experience of running a significant estate with a variety of buildings and related systems and of managing and motivating staff as well as working to and meeting challenging budgets and programmes.

About Us

Coventry University is entering the next stage in our ambitious plans to secure future growth and success.  Focusing on Research, the Student Experience, International Growth, Innovation and Enterprise, we will be investing GBP 350million over the next five years in our academic capacity and capability while further developing our world-class facilities.

Our staff and students are already achieving great things. Coventry University has been awarded top modern university for seven consecutive years (Guardian University Guide 2013-19), 6th place for student experience (Times and Sunday Times Good University Guide 2018), and we have risen to 13 in the Guardian University Guide 2019.

Find out more about working for the University:

Closing date: 27th August 2018

Interview date: 13th September 2018