Commercial Property Manager

Contract Type: 
Part time
Application deadline: 
Tuesday, 1 February, 2022 - 12:00
Salary Scale
Pro Rata
Groundwork NE & Cumbria


Job title:                           Commercial Property Manager

Salary:                              £31,000 to £33,000 per annum, pro rata

Hours:                              30 hours per week

Reporting to:                    Director of Finance & Corporate Services

Location:                          The Greenhouse Business Centre, Annfield Plain / Flexible


About us

Groundwork works across the UK mobilising practical community action to poverty and the environment.  We believe no one should be held back by their background or circumstance; that environmental breakdown impacts worst on those that have least and that building resilient communities will help us tackle national and global challenges. 

We provide training and create jobs and encourage social action; reduce energy use and waste; re-connect people with nature and transform whole neighbourhoods.  We support communities so they are strong enough to shape their own destiny and everyone can reach their potential.

About the role

An exciting opportunity has arisen for a Commercial Property Manager to be responsible for our commercial business rental units across the North East & Cumbria Trust, including the flagship Greenhouse Business Centre at Annfield Plain alongside three other units

This role will have overall responsibility for the daily management of our Business Centre, leading a team of staff to ensure a high quality, professional and profitable business, catering and events service is provided to customers.

With an innovative and entrepreneurial approach the post holder will lead and develop activities and events and drive the ongoing improvement and development of our commercial properties.

About you

We are seeking someone who has significant experience working in a similar role overseeing successful commercial, hospitality or business centre management including provision of events, catering and resource management. You will have excellent commercial awareness and effective budget management skills as well as being innovative with an entrepreneurial approach to developing and driving new business. Being an effective communicator and negotiator is essential as well as being a ‘people' person with a positive and enthusiastic approach.

For an informal discussion about this role please contact John Heatherington, Director or finance & Corporate Services at

Want to apply?

Great.  All you need to do is complete the application pack that’s available on our website;

Commercial Property Manager - Groundwork

All completed applications should be emailed to

Closing date:           Midnight on Monday 31st January 2022

Make yourself at home

We want you to be yourself at Groundwork and we value everything that makes you unique. We recognise and celebrate your difference and together we make Groundwork a special and great place to work.

Groundwork NE & Cumbria is committed to safeguarding and protecting the welfare of children, young people and vulnerable adults and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.