Property Support Assistant - Fixed Term Contract (8 Weeks)

  • CMR Surgical
  • Cambridge Office, 118 Greenhaze Ln, Great Cambourne, Cambourne, Cambridge CB23 5BH, UK
  • Jun 23, 2022
Full time Property

Job Description


Why join us?

CMR is an exciting and evolving company to be joining right now.  Our commitment to our goal of building a world-class medical devices company is underpinned by the ground-breaking innovation of our next generation of surgical robots and a diverse team of talented and supportive individuals. Everyone at CMR has the passion and desire to make a real difference to the way minimal access surgery is developed and delivered.

We’re breaking new ground which makes working here exciting, it provides autonomy, opportunity and makes the things you do visible – if you’re great at managing your own time, are creative, patient and resilient, we think you’ll fit right in.

The Role

We’re looking for an exceptional Property Support Assistant to join our Property Development Team, based in Cambridge. Reporting to our Head of Property and Development you will be expected to assist the team with administrative and practical tasks.


  • Assisting with the planning and requirements for CMR’s property projects
  • Collating key information from our property portfolio including energy performance, O&MS, legalities, and recent pictures
  • Devising a system to log and track contractor visits to all sites
  • Assisting with the formation of a global design brief for our ever-expanding overseas portfolio
  • Attending sites if required to carry out ad hoc tasks – ensuring that facilities are functional and to the right specification, accepting and checking deliveries etc.
  • Involvement in the facilities management and maintenance aspects of our property as required, in collaboration with our Facilities team; ensuring our property meets the needs of CMR and its people.

We’re a high growth company and roles can change and evolve. You’ll need to be willing to turn your hand to anything within the Property and Development remit that supports the team with delivering its objectives.

About you

To be successful in this role, you’ll need to have/be:

  • Comfortable taking ownership and full responsibility for tasks and projects
  • Strong problem-solving skills, Able to gather all the information available, identifying problems and working with business leaders to suggest commercially viable solutions.
  • Comfortable multi-tasking and adopting several different process management tools.
  • Experienced managing an often heavy and varied workload across multiple operating platforms.
  • Strong IT skillset.

Disabled people, women and those from Black, Asian and minority ethnic backgrounds are under-represented in our team so we particularly encourage applications from people in these groups. 

The Package

We offer a competitive salary and a great benefits package including non-contributory pension, private healthcare and a bonus scheme. In addition, you’ll be joining a company with a fabulous culture of ambition, creativity and teamwork. CMR is committed to promoting a diverse, open and collaborative work environment – a place where we can be ourselves and succeed on merit. We believe an environment like this is where ideas can truly flourish and balanced with a healthy dose of fun, it ensures that our people stay and develop. We welcome applications to join our team from all qualified candidates, regardless of their characteristics.

Interested? We’d love to hear from you!