Employer: University of Lincoln  

University of Lincoln

Location: Lincoln

Salary: Up to £60,000 pa (with Market Forces) plus excellent benefits

Closing date: 1 Feb 2022

Contract Type: Permanent 

Hours: Full Time 

Job Function: Project Manager 

The University of Lincoln is seeking to recruit a Project Manager to join its Estates Team.


Situated in the heart of a beautiful and historic city, the University of Lincoln has established an international reputation for the quality of our teaching and research. Crowned Modern University of the Year in The Times and The Sunday Times Good University Guide 2021, we are an ambitious, fast-paced dynamic organisation that strives to improve the student and staff experience and engagement with the wider Lincoln community. 

The University of Lincoln comprises of an extensive estate across multi-campus sites, including city centre buildings of iconic distinction, parkland, agricultural environments, and student accommodation.  The University has an ongoing commitment to invest in its Estate whether through the completion of a number of multi-million-pound projects both new build and refurbishment together with a host of minor capital and revenue projects. 

The Project Manager will lead on the delivery of a wide range of exciting projects, including refurbishments and new build ventures. You will be responsible for ensuring that each scheme is completed to its design specification, within budget constraints and to the agreed time frame.   You will focus primarily on providing support and guidance to the project team with respect to all project related issues, client liaison and general programming of works.

The successful candidate will have excellent client and stakeholder management skills, together with wide estates experience as well as technical knowledge of new build construction and refurbishment / fit-out.  You will be familiar with a wide variety of construction contract forms and procurement strategies with substantial experience acting as a Project Manager on construction projects with a construction value in excess of £10m.

The candidate brochure can be viewed at https://online.flippingbook.com/view/473334079/

To arrange a briefing discussion please contact our retained advisor David Craven of MRG on david.craven@mrgpeople.co.uk / 07932717438.  Applications should consist of a CV and Covering Letter and should be sent to universityoflincoln@mrgpeople.co.uk.

The closing date for applications is 1st February 2022.

Interviews will take place on 2nd March 2022.

We strive for a diverse workforce with the very best employees and are committed to creating an inclusive environment for all. The University encourages applications from underrepresented groups inclusive of Black, Asian and other minoritised/marginalised ethnic groups, all gender identities and expressions from the LGBT+ community, candidates with a disability, and those that practise different faiths and beliefs, to enhance our One Community where we strive to be kind, patient, and supportive of each other.

Please note: If you are not a British or Irish citizen you will require permission to work in the UK. This will normally be in the form of a visa, however, if you are an EU/EEA/Swiss citizen and resident in the UK before 31 December 2020, this may be your status under the EU Settlement Scheme. Please refer to UK Visas and Immigration for further information and to consider your eligibility requirements to work in the UK prior to your application.