Human Resources

Technical Resources Manager - QMUL16552

Department: Faculty of Science & Engineering
Salary: £46,489 - £51,899 per annum (Grade 6)
Reference: QMUL16552
Location: Mile End
Date posted: 19-Dec-2018
Closing date: 21-Jan-2019

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The Faculty of Science and Engineering has five academic Schools offering comprehensive and diverse taught programmes. The Faculty is committed to offering world class taught programmes and is continually seeking ways to enhance the student experience and optimise our graduates’ outcomes. The Faculty’s research profile has strengthened considerably within the last ten years and we are focusing on establishing QMUL as one of the leading institutions for Science and Engineering in the UK. 

QMUL has recently signed the Technician Commitment to demonstrate its belief that the visibility, recognition and career development of our technical colleagues are vital to our success. In the Faculty of Science & Engineering, this new role of Faculty Technical Resource Manager (FTRM) has been created to act as the Faculty oversight for developing and managing all aspects of our technical services, ensuring that the Faculty has a comprehensive, robust and sustainable model to support its research, learning and teaching plans. Working with the Faculty Executive and Schools, the FTRM will ensure our technical resource is deployed efficiently, effectively and equitably across the Faculty.

The FTRM will have dotted line management of all the Technical Services staff within the Faculty and will be responsible for developing and implementing a strategy for training, development and career progression for technical staff across the Faculty.

The post-holder will be expected to establish strong links with colleagues in Central Professional Services and other faculties involved in technical services, working collaboratively to maximise efficiencies and outputs across the University and actively engage in projects to future proof operations.

Applicants for the position should have significant, recent experience in a senior technical management role, have a flexible and proactive approach to problem solving and the ability to contribute to strategic decision-making.

This role is offered as a full time position. The salary will be in the range £46,489 - £51,899 per annum.  Benefits include 30 days annual leave and a defined contribution pension scheme.

Candidates must be able to demonstrate their eligibility to work in the UK in accordance with the Immigration, Asylum and Nationality Act 2006. Where required this may include entry clearance or continued leave to remain under the Points Based Immigration Scheme.

Informal enquiries should be addressed to Anne Parry at

Further details and an application form can be found at:

Deadline for submission of your application is Monday 21st January 2019. Interviews are expected to take place on Tuesday, 29th January 2019.

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