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:


£ 40000.00 - £ 50000.00 per annum
Quantity Surveyor - Surrey  
We have an opportunity available working for a successful residential property group who supply high quality homes across London and the South East. These projects include student accommodation as well as private and social housing.
 
Your responsibilities will include:
  • Ensuring budgets, delivery and programme dates are met
  • Maintaining and updating a network of suitable sub-contractors, suppliers and materials, along with their Health and Safety documents and associated historic reports.
  • Assist the estimator in the preparation of construction costs and budgets plus materials schedule for direct purchase items where required.
 
Do you have:
  • A full UK driving license?
  • Experience with a new build developer(s)?
  • Proven understanding of different construction methods?
 
This Quantity Surveyor role offers a competitive salary plus package and bonus scheme.
If you think this role is for you, Apply Now!
£ 16.00 - £ 16.00 per hour
CPCS or NPORS 360 excavator driver Location: Woking  
   
I am looking for a driver who can start Monday for a job based in Woking.  
   
Must be competent and be able to dig foundations and road works  
   
Good Stint of work with the potential for a PERMANENT opportunity for the right candidate.  
   
Contact me ASAP to apply.
£ 40000.00 - £ 40000.00 per annum
Quantity Surveyor - Location: Southampton - £40,000  
   
This is the ideal role for a Surveyor with proven experience of working in the Refurbishment or Project sectors and is looking to join a leading company that provides a safe, secure and friendly working environment for all its employees.

As a Surveyor, you will be responsible for the financial and technical aspects of contracts including procurement, invoicing and payment to ensure effective cash-flow management and meet profit and ROCE budgets. You will also prepare tenders by measuring and calculating rates for estimating and ensure all work issued have labour targets to return agreed performance.  Additionally, you will manage the contract accounting and ensure prompt payment and control cost information. You will also develop and maintain relationships with the workforce, customers, subcontractors and suppliers.  

Your other duties will include
:

- Procuring & Managing subcontractors in line with contract budgets
- Ensuring productivity targets are agreed and issued before contract start
- Managing the billing process to minimise capital usage
- Producing monthly contract valuations

To be considered for this role, you must have
:
- Experience in the commercial management of response contracts, minor works and or planned projects  
   
- Experience of working with social housing and local authority clients desirable  
   
- Experience of working on schedule of rates type contracts and the ability to price minor works from first principles  
   
- A successful track record of converting tenders  
   
- A working knowledge of standard forms of contract  
   
- The ability to plan and supervise the delivery of contracts  
   
- The ability to build successful working relationships with customers and colleagues  
   
- Computer literacy  

As a Surveyor, you must be a customer focused team player with strong judgement and decision making abilities. You must also be commercially savvy and be adept at thinking logically and analytically. Exceptional interpersonal and communication attributes are also key.  
   
We like to challenge our employees, but we make sure you are rewarded- and we don't just assume that has to be monetary- we care about your development and we are committed to your career. We have a refreshing lack of hierarchy, which in return instil plenty of team spirit, support and the opportunity to learn.  
   
Benefits on offer:   
Competitive salary + bonus up to 25% of salary plus Competitive Company Car Scheme with fuel allowance, pension scheme and 23 days holiday (rising to 25).
£ 20000.00 - £ 25000.00 per annum
Assistant Quantity Surveyor - Location: Southampton - Competitive Salary  
   
This is the ideal role for a Surveyor with proven experience of working in the Refurbishment or Project sectors and is looking to join a leading company that provides a safe, secure and friendly working environment for all its employees.

As a Surveyor, you will be responsible for the financial and technical aspects of contracts including procurement, invoicing and payment to ensure effective cash-flow management and meet profit and ROCE budgets. You will also prepare tenders by measuring and calculating rates for estimating and ensure all work issued have labour targets to return agreed performance.  Additionally, you will manage the contract accounting and ensure prompt payment and control cost information. You will also develop and maintain relationships with the workforce, customers, subcontractors and suppliers.  

Your other duties will include
:

- Procuring & Managing subcontractors in line with contract budgets
- Ensuring productivity targets are agreed and issued before contract start
- Managing the billing process to minimise capital usage
- Producing monthly contract valuations

To be considered for this role, you must have
:
- Experience in the commercial management of response contracts, minor works and or planned projects  
   
- Experience of working with social housing and local authority clients desirable  
   
- Experience of working on schedule of rates type contracts and the ability to price minor works from first principles  
   
- A successful track record of converting tenders  
   
- A working knowledge of standard forms of contract  
   
- The ability to plan and supervise the delivery of contracts  
   
- The ability to build successful working relationships with customers and colleagues  
   
- Computer literacy  

As a Surveyor, you must be a customer focused team player with strong judgement and decision making abilities. You must also be commercially savvy and be adept at thinking logically and analytically. Exceptional interpersonal and communication attributes are also key.  
   
We like to challenge our employees, but we make sure you are rewarded- and we don't just assume that has to be monetary- we care about your development and we are committed to your career. We have a refreshing lack of hierarchy, which in return instil plenty of team spirit, support and the opportunity to learn.  
   
Benefits on offer:   
Competitive salary + bonus up to 25% of salary plus Competitive Company Car Scheme with fuel allowance, pension scheme and 23 days holiday (rising to 25).  
£ 50000.00 - £ 60000.00 per annum
Technical Manager, Surrey  
   
I'm searching for a Technical Manager to join a developer with an excellent reputation and divisions within private developments, property services and housing associations. They need a Technical Manager to join their stable team and help them continue their reputation for high quality builds.  
   
This position is within their private housing development arm and requires real knowledge and experience within housing developers, including understanding of both the architectural and engineering sides of building a home. On top of this, management experience is hugely appreciated as the position will involve leading junior members of staff.  
   
On offer is excellent career progression along with excellent work/life balance including excellent holiday, flexi-time available and working only 35 hours per week!
   
Does this sound like the role for you?  
   
APPLY NOW!  
 
£ 65000.00 - £ 70000.00 per annum
Technical Manager, Kent
 
I'm currently searching for a Technical Manager for an award-winning and quickly expanding developer in their Kent regional office. This region in particular has seen huge growth over the past 3 years, going from 2 live sites to 18 in that time. These expansion plans are continuing at similar pace meaning excellent career progression is available. On top of this is the opportunity to work on some excellent developments as part of a hugely stable Technical team - no one has left the team in the last 5 years!
 
This role requires you to have previous experience as a Technical Manager for another housing developer, meaning you have strong understanding of the role itself and can pass this wisdom on more junior members of staff - you will be managing one Technical Coordinator full time.  
 
This position offers competitive salary and package including car/allowance, pension, healthcare, phone, laptop and a 15% annual bonus based on regional targets (this bonus has been paid in full the last 3 years and is on track to be the same this year).  
 
 
Does this sound like the role for you?
 
If so... APPLY NOW!
£ 35000.00 - £ 65000.00 per annum
Site Manager and Assistant Site Manager - National House Builder - North Hampshire  
   
We have new opportunities to join our client; a successful house builder who prides themselves on the success the company has gained over the years. As well as the growth they have experienced, they are also recognised for their 5-star customer satisfaction rating as given by the HBF.  
   
You will be responsible for:
  • Overseeing day-to-day operations on site.
  • Liaise with subcontractors and take care of other internal and external communications.
  • Ensure that all work complies with building and health and safety regulations.
 
You will hold:
  • SMSTS
  • CSCS
  • First Aid qualification
 
This role offers a salary up to £65,000 plus package.  
   
If you are interested in this role please give me a call on 01489232080  
£ 60000.00 - £ 800000.00 per annum
Job Title: Contracts Manager  
Location: Surrey  
Salary: £60,000 - £80,000 + package  
Start date: ASAP       
   
I am working with a top regional contractor in the Surrey area who are looking for an experienced Contracts Manager to join the team. The projects will be based one hour from the office in Surrey and include developments such as accommodation, hospitality and education.  
   
Roles and responsibilities:
  • Look after 2-3 projects at any one time with projects values from £1m - £13m.
  • Put together plans and estimates, including budgets and timescales
  • Prepare and present documents for tender
  • Contribute to work planning, and brief project teams, contractors and suppliers
  • Gather information together for invoicing at the end of the project
  • Supply information to resolve any disputes
  • Identify areas for improvement
 
 Personal specification:
  • Be a well-rounded individual who is competent in all areas
  • Worked in the main contracting market
  • The ability to look after multiple projects
  • Experience of doing programming and managing design
 
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!
£ 11.00 - £ 11.00 per hour
Traffic Marshall - £11 per hour - 9-12 months - New Alresford
I am looking for a traffic marshall in the New Alresford area to start work immediately for 9-12 months. If this is of interest to yourself please give me a call on 01489 232 080.
 
Duties to include:
- Banking deliveries in and out of site onto a public road
- Signing and collecting to delivery tickets (to be given to Site Manager at the end of each day)
- Ensuring deliveries are dropped in the correct positions
- Ensuring deliveries are not backed up on the public road
- Ensuring deliveries do not affect the day to day running of the site
- Ensuring storage areas for materials are kept tidy and swept (where applicable)
- Ensuring quality of materials delivered to site (initial check whilst on the delivery vehicle)
- Keeping in contact with the crane driver, crane supervisor and slingers on deliveries and subcontractor material/crane requirements
- Ensuring site vehicle gates are always closed
- Maintaining Health and Safety/PPE standards around site and prior to subcontractors entering
- Ensuring the pedestrian walk ways are used correctly
- Policing signing in of subcontractors and signing out
 
Apply now to avoid disappointment.