I am working with a main contractor in the Wiltshire area who are looking for an experienced Contracts Manager to join an existing team of passionate and dedicated employees. Experience of running your own schemes up to £7-8million and worked on mixed use projects (traditional and design & build). The main projects will be schools and MOD and vary in location of Wiltshire.
Roles and responsibilities:
You'll be the main point of contact for clients, site managers and building contractors.
Putting together plans and estimates, including budgets and timescales
Preparing and presenting documents for tender
Contributing to work planning, and briefing project teams, contractors and suppliers
Gathering information together for invoicing at the end of the project
Supplying information to resolve any disputes
Identifying areas for improvement
Work closely with other professionals, like construction managers, quantity surveyors and planning engineers
Previous industry experience
Proven experience working on design & build and traditional projects
Proven experience working on new build and refurbishment
Experience working on education projects
Experience working on MOD projects
Flexible with working hours and have the ability to travel within the local area on a regional and national basis when required
Ability to take ownership and solve problems and implement actions
Commitment to customer care and customer focus
Awareness of operative skill areas other than primary trade
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 below.
An exciting opportunity is now available for a New Homes sales adviser in Kent. The client is a regional developer who is looking for an experienced sales negotiator to join their live site in Marden, then to move onto their huge site in Maidstone once development is completed.
Hours are 10am - 5:30pm Thursday to Monday.
Negotiating Property Sales
Delivering excellent customer service
Carrying out market research
Providing expert knowledge of the company, the homes available, pricing list and all processes involved
Maintaining the presentation of show homes and sales office to the highest standards
The basic salary is up to £25k with a generous OTE, including quarterly bonuses and financial incentives.
Role is unlikely to be open for long so please apply below or call Elizabeth Jones at England Associates - 01489232040
Can be based in either the South West, London or Suffolk
Salary - Between £60 - £89k PA
Working as a Solution Architect within end to end solution architecture and design (with UML).
You will be expected to be an up-to-date hands-on practitioner in several of the following areas:-
Full engineering life-cycle from requirements/user story capture and decomposition through design, integration, acceptance, customer sign off, operational support and decomissioning
Requirements capture using User Stories and acceptance criteria including a focus on the non-functional requirements including security, responsiveness, availability and scalability
Requirements analysis e.g. using Use Cases to identify normal and alternative / error consitions that need to be handled
Effective user interface design and an awareness of the accessability considerations that need to be in place
End to end solution architecture and design including system and component definition and interface design using standard modelling notation including UML to represent the static elements of the design including data model, systems, components and sub-components and deployment architecture and the dynamic elements of the design including user and external system interaction and data flow
Business process modelling using standard modelling notation including BPEL
A knowledge of common design patterns and the ability to apply them appropriately for the required solution.
Ability to maintain a baseline design and effectively evaluate the impact of change requests to each of the components and business processes in the design.
Ability to communicate complex technical ideas and proposals effectively to customers, programme and project managers, development teams, support teams and other stakeholder's
Proven track record of driving standards and best practice
Software methodologies including Waterfall/V model, agile, lean
An appreciation for Service Management, Service Delivery, Transition to Operations (TTO) and ITIL.
An awareness of delivering software projects to time, cost and quality.
Apply now to register your interest. Full job specification available by request.
Effective communication skills including negotiation skills and diplomacy.
Effective Test Planning Capabilities
Comprehensive planning, monitoring and reporting skills.
Strong analytical and technical skills and knowledge of test environment and system integration.
Comprehensive appreciation of the software development lifecycle and the need for testing.
A pragmatic and practical approach.
Capable of working under pressure
VMWARE (vsphere), AD, DHCP, DNS, NIS,
Good understanding of networking and Storage Technologies
Ixia perfect storm, configuration and maintenance of bespoke tests.
Self-starter with the ability to take ownership of work, whilst demonstrating a tenacity to pursue problems to resolution and the confidence to challenge thinking and suggest novel approaches to problems.
Solid technical background to draw upon, from an enterprise level,
Strong problem investigation and troubleshooting skills, with the ability to analyse and resolve technical issues around Software installation.
Capability to work in partnership with Architecture to scope and understand the client's requirements.
Ability to critique architectural designs within your technical competencies.
Competence to confidently work in partnership with the client to deliver working solutions to deadlines.
Proficiency to be able to communicate progress and issues to agreed Stakeholders in a timely understandable manner.
Quality of mind that is strongly motivated and shows initiative to 'get the job done'.
Diligence that delivers documentation to support the technical solution, and also in partnership with Architecture evolves the original design documentation to be reflective of the actual build.
A team player that is able to work with minimal supervision.
We urgently need an experienced full-stack web developer to take ownership and drive forward the development of a suite of internal toolsets. We are a growing professional services business and efficient Agile resourcing is key to being able to respond the needs of our customers whilst also maximising our profit and keeping our highly talented team engaged on projects they enjoy.
The role holder will need to work closely with the user community to capture requirements, prioritise the backlog then write and test the software. The role also includes an element of mentoring and technical leadership as other people become free and can contribute to the project.
Longer term, there is the potential for the role holder to transition to customer facing projects some of which may require security clearance.
Design, develop and test on-going improvements to a suit of internal web based tools.
Manage the development environment hosted on AWS ensuring appropriate levels of security and access.
Upskill team members in the technologies used to prepare them for future web development projects.
Maintain knowledge of the software industry and new trends and approaches.
Maintain and deploy multiple instances of the toolsets to different audiences and tailor the tools to different environments as appropriate.
Ensure an Agile delivery approach with frequent releases and leverage user feedback and usage statistics to guide future development.
Experience of working in a complex technical development and integration environment.
Demonstrable hands on experience and working knowledge of full stack web development including:
CSS3 (Material Design)
AWS Development tools including CodeCommit, CodeBuild, CodePipeline etc
Extensive experience of software version control systems, preferably Git.
Extensive experience with issue management and change management systems, preferably the Atlassian toolset.
Extensive experience of testing tools and techniques including but not limited to Selenium, Jest, Mocha and Newman.
Experience of collecting unified test metrics.
Experience working as part of an Agile development team.
A thorough understanding of DevOps practices.
A thorough understanding of unit and integration testing and the ability to identify weaknesses in test suites and code coverage.
Extensive experience of scripting languages (Windows or Linux) to automate various processes.
Works under broad direction.
Full accountability for own technical work and project responsibilities.
Analyses business requirements, designs, documents and shares application designs,
Writes clear user stories and test cases to ease future maintainability.
Self-starter, work is often self-initiated.
Able to coach and mentor other team members.
Must have achieved a 2:1 or above in a relevant numerate degree e.g. Computer Science or has achieved 5+ years recent and relevant industry experience.
The role holder will be a fixed office worker based in London where she/he will be expected to work out of a client building and/or a office. The role will also involve travel to and from other offices and client sites throughout the UK.
Please contact Sarah Clisby - 01489 232 080 or firstname.lastname@example.org