Head of Campus and Commercial Services at Newman UniversityWritten by Anjali Dattani
Newman University is seeking to recruit a highly motivated Head of Campus and Commercial Services.
The post holder will lead on the Campus and Commercial services across the University, managing significant contracts and leading teams of people and processes. You will also be responsible for income generating business streams across various departments ranging from accommodation, sports facilities, conferences and various food outlets, and under your leadership will increase income generation in these areas. The successful candidate will have significant experience of managing commercial and soft services, with formal training and education relevant to this role e.g. HNC, HND.
Management experience in a similar environment is also essential, together with the ability to deliver growth within business areas, recognise opportunities and develop proposals to increase income generation. The post holder will be experienced in managing risks and compliance, and will have proven skills and abilities to lead teams of staff and external suppliers to deliver the highest quality services for students, staff, visitors and our partners. The role is extensive and varied so excellent communication skills and the ability to promote teamwork and engagement are essential. You will also enhance the student, staff and visitor experience at the University and have a great passion for enhancing the customer experience.
Working hours are operated on a rota basis from Monday to Friday; however the post will also involve some evening and weekend work during peak times.