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Project Manager

  • £43,414 - £51,508
  • Permanent
  • Leicestershire, UK
  • 17481
Loughborough University is seeking to appoint a Project Manager to lead a diverse range of campus development projects.

Loughborough University is consistently placed highly in the guides and league tables on UK Universities.  This is in recognition of its strength as a research-intensive university which also provides an exceptional student experience. Notably the University has been recognised as the best university in the world for sports-related subjects. The University’s main base is a superb 523 acre single-site campus that offers great facilities for students, staff, partners, and visitors.

With an estimated estates investment programme of c. £200m over the next 5 years, the University is seeking to appoint a Project Manager to join its Estates team.  Working within a high-performing team of Project Managers, this is key role that takes responsibility for developing, defining, procuring and managing a diverse range of refurbishment, maintenance and new building projects across the University’s diverse estate portfolio.

Successful candidates will have gained recent experience in a project management role with responsibility for managing refurbishment, redevelopment and new build projects.  We are seeking a customer focused individual who has strong interpersonal skills and the stakeholder skills required to lead internal stakeholder groups as well as a number of external delivery partners.

In return, Loughborough University offers a competitive and progressive salary, generous pension, flexible working pattern with excellent leave entitlement (30 days annual leave plus an additional 14 days leave through University closure days and bank holidays), health & wellbeing benefits, and a commitment to your continuing personal development and training.  

If you are a Project Manager or aspiring Project Manager from an architecture, surveying, construction or engineering background this is an exciting opportunity to develop your career leading a range of projects in an inspiring campus environment.  The candidate brochure can be viewed at

For a briefing discussion please contact our retained advisor Nick Coppard at MRG on 0203 962 9900.   In order to apply please supply a comprehensive CV with a covering letter setting out your interest in the role.  Applications should be sent to

Closing date for applications is 27th November 2022.

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