Private Sector and Community Liaison Manager Ref: 5436

School/department: Housing Services, Estates and Facilities Management
Hours: Full time, 36.5 hours.  Requests for flexible working options will be considered (subject to business need).
Contract: Permanent  
Reference: 5436
Salary: starting at £30,046 to £33,797 per annum, pro rata if part time.
Placed on: 15 February 2021
Closing date:  03 March 2021.  Applications must be received by midnight of the closing date.
Expected Interview date: 12 March 2021 
Expected start date: as soon as possible.

Job description

This vacancy is only open to those currently employed by the University.

The University of Sussex is seeking an accomplished and experienced housing professional to join the Housing Services Management Team to lead, support and develop our Private sector and community liaison team.

The purpose of the role is to develop a coordinated operational and strategic approach to enhance our private sector advice service for students and to oversee an effective community engagement plan to liaise with members of the wider of the Community of Brighton and Hove in areas densely populated with students living in private rented accommodation.

Taking the team with you, caring for and seeing the potential in everyone is essential.

Please contact Rebecca Nash, Accommodation Services Manager: for informal enquiries.

The University of Sussex values the diversity of its staff and students and we welcome applicants from all backgrounds.

Download the full job description and person specification (reference number 5436) (PDF XKB)

Visa sponsorship queries:

If you require visa sponsorship from the University of Sussex to undertake this role please contact to discuss your personal circumstances and whether you meet the criteria

How to apply

Download our professional services application form - Dec 2020 [DOC 203.00KB] and Personal details and equal opportunties form [DOC 108.50KB] and fill in all sections.

You must email your completed application, and personal details and equal opportunities form, to

You should attach your application form and all documents to the email in PDF format (we are unable to accept applications as or .pages) and use the format job reference number / job title / your name in the subject line.

You can also send your application by post to Human Resources Division, Sussex House, University of Sussex, Falmer, Brighton, BN1 9RH.

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