The University of Wolverhampton

Commercial Manager - Estates and Facilities

Location
Wolverhampton Campus
Faculty/Department
Estates and Facilities
Contract Type
Permanent
Advert Status
Salary
52,559 - 60,905 pa
Closing Date
29/01/2021
Job Reference
12455

Purpose of this role is to provide a professional service with respect to a range of contractual, legal, financial and administrative services, including the drafting, negotiation and preparation of a wide variety of contracts for services and consultancy arrangements. 


You will work closely with the Finance, Procurement and Legal teams and commercial partners.  You will need to provide a high level of service to support delivery of services in the Directorate, tracking finances against budgets, advise and support colleagues as necessary to negotiate contractual terms resolving issues and problems as they arise. 


With the relevant experience of contract drafting and negotiation, you will have an in-depth working knowledge and understanding of the associated risks and legal issues. You will have excellent communication and interpersonal skills, with a flexible approach to work, being able to prioritise a demanding programme of work to meet set deadlines. 


A detailed understanding of HE environment is preferable, with a high level of professionalism and keen analytical intelligence. Above all you will have a keen desire to meet targets and deadlines and to pursue excellence in all that you do and to look for continuous development. 


We build teams of people from different heritages and lifestyles whose talent and contributions complement each other to greatest effect. We believe diversity in all its forms delivers greater impact through research, teaching and student experience.

 

Please get in touch to discuss this exciting opportunity and the benefits on offer for the right candidate.

 

Salary Band dependant on experience £52,559-£60,905 per annum.


The University of Wolverhampton values a diverse workforce and welcomes applications from all sections of the community.

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