Coverage:

Sectors

  • Residential
  • Hospitality
  • Commercial
  • Leisure
  • Retail

Business Types

  • Architecture Practices
  • Interior Design Studios
  • Housing Developers
  • Design & Build
  • Consultancies 

You should work with England Associates because:

Our team has a wealth of knowledge and a passion for the industry built over many years' experience. 

Taking the time to build a network of individuals, many of which are not actively looking for work but would consider a vacancy if approached direct. This allows us to be reactive to businesses that have urgent requirements without the time or internal talent to recruit the individuals they are looking for.

We provide honesty, feedback and a commitment to all candidates and clients and have built relationships on this premise. This gives us the ability to ‘sell’ the role to job seekers, and job seekers to employers, but also salary negotiation and management of counter offers.

Top job titles we recruit for:

  • Architect
  • Interior Designers
  • Interior Architect
  • Technical Designer
  • Architectural Technician
  • Architectural Assistant
  • Part I
  • 3D Visualiser
  • Design Manager (Project) 

Top tips to make your application stand out:

Have a well presented CV, you are working in a design environment after all. Ensure it is organised, well formatted and precise. CVs need a start, beginning & end around 2-4 pages is sufficient.

It is also essential you have a portfolio that includes all your own work across a good variety of skills. This is your ‘shop window’ of everything you can do.

If you have experience in multiple sectors consider tailoring your CV & portfolio for the sector specific role you are applying for.

Your specialist recruitment partners:

 

The latest Architecture & Design Jobs:


£ 43000.00 - £ 45000.00 per annum
Secretarial Assistant - Kent - FTC 6 Month - £Competitive
 
An exciting opportunity for a Secretarial Assistant has arisen with one of our key clients in the Residential Development industry for a fixed term 6 month contract covering maternity leave.
 
The ideal candidate will carry out a professional and comprehensive secretarial service to the company covering compliance, regulation and legislation requirements.
 
Daily duties:
- Assist with administration needs making sure all statutory, corporate and other regulatory compliance requirements are met.
- Assist with administration of the Share schemes efficiently.
- Complete annual launch of SAYE scheme
- Assist with admin of Groups insurance program, renewals process and assist with claims managements.
 
Requirements:
- You will be a GradICSA/finalist or ACIS (Chartered Secretary)
- Have experience in a Company Secretarial role
- A good understanding of Share Schemes
- Companies house filing
- Up to date with compliance and legislative requirements
 
For more information or to apply for this position please contact Christopher Ellis at England Associates.
£ 70000.00 - £ 70000.00 per annum
Senior Quantity Surveyor - Residential developer - £70k + package
 
England Associates are currently recruiting on behalf of an award winning national developer based in Hertfordshire.
 
Our client are one of the UK's most recognised and respected house builders with an excellent reputation for building high quality family homes, as well as having a fantastic reputation for staff development.  
 
They are looking for a Senior Quantity Surveyor to be office based but travel to a number of sites across Hertfordshire.  
 
They are looking for a candidate with previous experience of working for a residential developer, preferably with a national business.  
 
For more information on how to apply then please contact Daniel Harrington, Specialist House building recruiter on 01489 232 080 or email your C.V. to d.harrington@englandassociates.co.uk.
£ 23000.00 - £ 26000.00 per annum
Sales Negotiator - Permanent - East Kent - £24,000 + OTE    
   
An excellent opportunity has arisen with our client for a new site in the East Kent area. The ideal candidate will have current experience working with a New Homes Developer.    
   
The developer offer a great basic salary with the opportunity of on target earnings plus bonuses! Training is offered as well as progression for those whom excel in their role.    
   
This role will offer a great challenge to an experienced Sales Negotiator with targets and a driven work culture which reflects in the salary offered.    
   
Working hours are 10am - 5pm and working weekends and bank holidays.    
   
1 in 4 weekends given off.    
   
Skills required:  
- Previous Sales experience within the house building industry  
- Excellent communication skills  
- Ability to work both independently and within a team  
- Ability to build strong relationships within a professional environment      
   
For more information please apply or send your CV to c.ellis@englandassociates.co.uk or call on 01489 232080
£ 35000.00 - £ 39000.00 per annum
Shift Engineer - Electrical Bias for a SMART Flagship Building in Central London.
 
My client is looking for a forward thinking Shift Engineer with an Electrical Bias a brand new building in central london.
 
This is a permanent role and a fantastic opportunity to join a forward thinking team.
 
Please contact me ASAP for full spec
 
01489 232 080 or s.clisby@englandassociates.co.uk
£ 85000.00 - £ 90000.00 per annum
Job Title: Commercial Manager  
Salary: £85,000 - £95,000 dependent on experience + package  
Location: High Wycombe  
Start date: 1 month  
   
A main contractor in the Midlands who are owned by major Hong Kong investors are currently looking for a Commercial Manager to join the team. The financially stable, construction business are opening a brand new office in High Wycombe due to winning a number of projects in and around the Surrey and Berkshire area.  
 
 
They are looking for an individual to run the entire department, and get involved with recruiting other roles within the business.
 
Specification:   
 
  • The client are ideally looking for an individual who has worked for a main contractor - e.g. Kiers, Wates, BAM.
  • Someone who is has industrial and commercial knowledge.
  • Worked on commercial, industrial, retail and leisure projects - e.g. student accommodation or hotels.
  • Wants the individual to come from a Construction, contracting background.
 
 
If you would like more information on this role, please email your CV to e.stein@englandassociates.co.uk   
 
 
 
£ 55000.00 - £ 60000.00 per annum
Senior Buyer - Surrey - Top UK Residential developer
 
We are currently recruiting on behalf of one of the UK's most successful developers, who are seeking a Senior Buyer to join their team.
 
This role will be to lead the buying function of this top UK developer, with progression to Buying Manager/Chief buyer a very realistic long term opportunity.
 
The candidate must have previous house building experience, preferably with a larger developer.
 
If this is of interest then please call Daniel Harrington, specialist house building recruiter, on 01489 232 080.
£ 23000.00 - £ 25000.00 per annum
Sales Negotiator - Permanent - East Sussex - £24,000 + OTE  
 
An excellent opportunity has arisen with our client for a site arising in 2018 in the East Sussex area. The ideal candidate will have current experience working with a New Homes Developer.  
 
The developer offer a great basic salary with the opportunity of on target earnings plus bonuses! Training is offered as well as progression for those whom excel in their role.  
 
This role will offer a great challenge to an experienced Sales Negotiator with targets and a driven work culture which reflects in the salary offered.  
 
Working hours are 10am - 5pm and working weekends and bank holidays.  
 
1 in 4 weekends given off.  
 
Skills required:
- Previous Sales experience within the house building industry
- Excellent communication skills
- Ability to work both independently and within a team
- Ability to build strong relationships within a professional environment    
 
For more information please apply or send your CV to c.ellis@englandassociates.co.uk or call on 01489 232080
£ 32000.00 - £ 38000.00 per annum
Urgently required office based Assistant Estimator to work with the Senior Estimator on current and future projects. Duties include calculation and preparing tender submissions, manage costs relating to packages and contracts and various site visits. Competitive salary and benefits.  
Client is a close knit family style company that was established to provide a complete range of support services to clients, from providing help and assistance at the conception and planning stage of a project, to the support and implementation of services during the construction process. The companies work individually & complementary to each other, offering clients a complete support and 'added-value' service.
Roles and Responsibilities
  • Calculating and preparing tender submissions for future projects
  • Manage costs relating to packages and contracts on various projects
  • Reporting directly to the Senior Estimator
Personal specifications
  • Construction, QS or Estimating related qualification at Diploma NVQ level or above
  • Strong data entry skills and attention to detail
  • Ability to work using your own initiative and cope with pressure
 
Apply by clicking on the button below before the role gets filled.  
£ 80000.00 - £ 95000.00 per annum
Job Title: Construction Director  
Salary: £78,000 - £90,000 dependent on experience + package  
Location: High Wycombe  
Start date: ASAP  
   
A main contractor in the Midlands who are owned by major Hong Kong investors are currently looking for a Construction Director to join the team. The financially stable, construction business are opening a brand new office in High Wycombe due to winning a number of projects in and around the Surrey and Berkshire area.  
 
Specification:
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  • The client are ideally looking for an individual who has worked for a main contractor - e.g. Kiers, Wates, BAM.
  • Someone who is has industrial and commercial knowledge.
  • Worked on commercial, industrial, retail and leisure projects - e.g. student accommodation or hotels
  • Wants the individual to come from a Construction, contracting background.
  • Someone who is hands on rather than strategic.
  • Get involved with the searching process for Head of Commercial.
 
If you are interested, please send across your CV to e.stein@englandassociates.co.uk.