• 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.

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The latest Architecture & Design Jobs:

£ 70000.00 - £ 75000.00 per annum
Urgently require a Contracts Manager to work for a national house building company based between Oxfordshire and Berkshire.  
Iconic national house builder that has been listed on the stock market for over 30 years. The company grew organically during the 1990s, and now has establishing consistent track record and growth.  
Roles and Responsibilities  
Contracts manager will assume control of a number of different sites between the Oxfordshire and Berkshire areas, reporting to the Construction Director.
Personal specifications
Candidate must have a number of years' experience in a similar role and experience with volume house building.
Rewards and Benefits
The client is looking to pay £70k - £80k depending on experience. Car / car allowance, competitive bonus and pension.  
The role will be filled quickly to apply now to avoid disappointment.
To apply contact Elizabeth Jones on 01489232080 or e-mail to
£ 70000.00 - £ 85000.00 per annum
Head of Security, Systems and Infrastructure, Romsey  
Role & Responsibilities
  •  I am currently looking for a head of security, systems and engineering to be based in Romsey working permanently for a cyber consultancy. The role is looking at Information, IT and Facilities across the security defence industry.
They are looking for experience in ISO27001 and ISO22301.
Candidates must have current DV clearance.
How to Apply  
Click the apply button on the right to apply now.    
If you would like more information please call me on 01489 232 080  
Must have DV Clearance
£ 50000.00 - £ 80000.00 per annum
Job Title: Surveyor
Location: Central London
Salary: £50,000 - £80,000 + package
Start date: ASAP     
I am working with a leading main contractor within the social housing, education, public buildings and healthcare sectors. They are looking for a Surveyor in the Central/North London area to join an existing team of passionate and dedicated employees. The ideal person will be really hands on and have new build and refurbishment experience.  
Roles and responsibilities:
  • Preparation of contracts, including details regarding quantities of required  materials
  • On-going cost analysis of maintenance and repair work
  • Feasibility studies of client requests
  • Analysing completed work and arranging payment to contractors
  • Allocating upcoming work to contractors
  • Site visits, assessments and projections for future work
 Personal specification:
  • Ideally someone who is really hands on
  • New build and refurbishment experience
  • Package/project surveyor knowledge and experience
  • Ideally degree level or HNC/HND
  • An individual who wants to grow with a business
Rewards and benefits:
The salary is dependent on experience, plus benefits- please get in contact if you wish to know more information about this.
If you would like more information on this role and are interested, please click the apply button now!
£ 25.00 - £ 25.00 per hour
Site Supervisor needed 8th of January for 3 months.
My client, a respected, well known highway contractor requires a Site Supervisor for 3 weeks to work nights.
Great company to work for with good rates of pay.
Apply below to avoid disappointment.   
Job Description;
-To assist the Delivery Manager in the role of Supervisor under an ECC style contract  
-To assist the Delivery Manager to carry out the role of Principal Contractor under CDM and manage the works of others in the role of Principle Contractor  
-Ensure that appropriate site inductions are carried out and recorded  
-Carry out regular start of shift and end of shift Site Briefings  
-Monitor Contractors Method Statements and risk assessments and ensure that they are adhered to.  
-Carry out inspection, testing and sampling to verify compliance with the Contract, promote the introduction of innovation during the construction phase  
-Liaise with the Area Managers and Roadspace Manager regarding co-ordination and integration of Works  
-Liaise with Local Authorities, Statutory Authorities, Emergency Services and other third parties where necessary to ensure successful completion of the Works  
-Assist with the management and administration of the construction works in accordance with the Contract  
-Provide assistance with monitoring progress of site works  
-Assist with the Production of the quality plan and adhere to the procedures  
- Identify and prepare new procedures as necessary  
- Assist with the preparation and maintenance of Construction Phase Plans  
- Assist with the preparation of monthly financial and progress reports  
- Assist with the recording and valuation of the work  
- Assist the Delivery Manager with the implementation of the duties of the Principal Contractor (Provider Works)  
-Assist with the planning and programming of the works in close liaison with all Contractors  
-Assist with the implementation, development and maintenance of the Site Waste Management Plan and Construction Environmental Management Plan  
-To assist with the production of the Health and Safety File  
Skills and Experience needed;
Extensive experience of working within the highways industry  
General knowledge of network operations and scheme delivery on high speed roads.  
An appreciation of asset management.  
Effective verbal and written communication skills  
Computer literate, Word / Excel  
Good interpersonal skills  
Valid current CSCS (minimum Supervisor level) and SSSTS Certification  
£ 17000.00 - £ 23000.00 per annum
Accounts Administrator - £22,000 - £26,000 - Middlesex      
An exciting new permanent opportunity has arisen for an Accounts Administrator to join our client based in Middlesex. You will be part of a team delivering excellent administration skills working alongside the Customer Care team, improving how the Customer Service team operates and the processes that are followed.        
The Role            
- Organisation and administration to the Customer Service team  
- Document Control     
- Ensure data used by the team is updated accurately and in a timely manner.        
- Processing Sales Completions        
- Using IT systems to set up new suppliers        
- Dealing with invoicing for the team             
- Report on costing and tend to outstanding payment issues             
- Supporting the Head of Customer Service whether assisting with emails & letters, organising meetings and taking minutes as well as assistant functions.      
- Accurate checking of invoices and Purchase orders.  
- Managing the contra charging process for subcontractors    
For more information please apply below or call Christopher Ellis at England Associates.
£ 10.00 - £ 10.50 per hour
4 Labourers Location: Blackfield, Southampton  
Looking for 4 labourers to clean site ready for close on Friday 22nd  
2 days work, good rate of pay  
no CSCS required  
Contact me ASAP to apply
£ 20000.00 - £ 30000.00 per annum
Build Secretary - Regional Contractor/Developer
Our client a regional construction company are seek a high calibre Build Secretary to report to the Operations Director. This varied, and highly challenging role will involve 2 main areas of responsibility:  
1) Administrative Support to the Operations Manager/Managing Director  
To maintain diaries and assist the Operations Manager/Managing Director with planning and using time efficiently.
To provide a personal and confidential secretarial service.
To produce documents and correspondence accurately and in a timely manner to ensure effective written communication.
To deal effectively and efficiently with telephone calls and visitors, maintaining a high quality and professional service at all times.
To filter information and take action and initiative on those matters for which it is appropriate to do so.
To attend meetings and produce minutes as required by the Business Board.  
2) General Construction Office Management  
Accountable to the Regional Director for the smooth and cost effective running of all the business administration in the Southern office.
Acts as a central point of contact for the office with respect to any accommodation issues.
Co-ordinates the IT resources for the office.
To develop and maintain effective filing systems for the storage and prompt retrieval of information.
Deal with all incoming and outgoing mail.
Co-ordinate the maintenance of all office equipment and maintain stocks of office sundries and stationery as required.
Deal with site progress/construction costing reports and ensuring all subsequent actions are implemented
Liaise with suppliers
Redirect and obtain PO numbers for raised invoices   
Essential skills:  
Experience within a construction company with a strong understanding of construction terminology and processes.
A high level of verbal and written communication skills with colleagues, client and other external parties at all levels.
A demonstrated ability to produce typed documentation
The ability to take minutes.
The ability to maintain and develop effective office systems.
The ability to work without close supervision and prioritise own workload.
The ability to use initiative and diplomacy when problem-solving.  
This is an exceptional opportunity to join a leading family owned and run contractor in the construction sector, who have an excellent reputation within their sector.
£ 45000.00 - £ 50000.00 per annum
Area Customer Care Manager - £Competitive + Package - Hampshire
An excellent opportunity has arisen for an Area Customer Care Manager to join our client, a national developer in their Southern Region.
This role will be managing the customer care operation for the area of South West Hampshire and Wiltshire.
Duties include:
- Carrying out final inspections and quality audits on sites located within the geographical area.
- Visit customers and assess any work that may need to be completed within their homes as required
- Ensure that all reported defects are managed in a timely and efficient manager to ensure full customer satisfaction.
- Identify the patterns/common complaints that have arisen and report back to Customer Care director in order to continuously improve the service delivered.
- Ensure all NHBC resolutions are communicated.
- Attend necessary and relevant meetings as required
- Manage recruitment, appraisals, disciplinary & grievances, absences within the team.
- Ensure Health & Safety is kept to the highest standard at all times.
Skills required:
- Experience within the New Homes industry
- In a role such as/similar to a Customer Care Technician/Site Manager
- Understanding of NHBC requirements
- Excellent Customer Service and communication skills
- Relevant qualification in trades/customer care
- Valid CSCS card
For more information please apply below or call Christopher Ellis at England Associates on 01489 232080
£ 25000.00 - £ 28000.00 per annum
Customer Care Coordinator - £24,000+ - Greater West London      
An exciting new permanent opportunity has arisen for a Customer Care Coordinator to join our client based in Greater West London. This role involves providing an excellent level of Customer Service meeting needs of homeowners after sales.          
Client Overview          
Our client, a national house builder, operate in a number of regions and currently have a vacancy within their Customer Care team.           
The Role          
- Reporting to the Head of Customer care you will deliver an excellent level of customer care service meeting the needs of homeowner after the sale.          
- Provide support and advice to sub-contractors and operatives.          
- Deliver all services within the guidance of data protection legislation.          
- Speak with Site or Constructions teams as necessary to ensure customers’ queries are answered accurately, efficiently and consistently.             
For more information please apply below or call Christopher Ellis at England Associates.