£ 40000.00 - £ 50000.00 per annum
Quantity Surveyor - Location: Surrey - £40-50,000 salary        
         
This is the ideal role for a Quantity Surveyor with proven experience of working in the Refurbishment or Capital works 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
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- 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.
         
Package
Competitive salary + Company Car with fuel allowance  
£ 40000.00 - £ 50000.00 per annum
Technical Coordinator/ Lead - Hampshire - New Homes Developer
 
You will be working with a new multi-phased development of around 400 residential units of 3-5 bedroom family homes with surrounding ventures including retail, commercial and leisure developments. The development is set in a rural location with great transport links into its urbanised neighbouring towns and cities.  
 
You will be working alongside the Senior Technical Coordinator on this prestigious project and also have the opportunity to be the Technical Lead on a variety of other traditional developments.
 
Your duties will include;
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Provide technical support and information to Construction, Commercial and Sales departments and maintain good communications to ensure the required level of service is maintained. •
Coordinate the production & review of layouts and working drawings.  •
Assist the Technical Project Manager in the appointment of consultants. •
Coordinate the submission of Building Regulation Applications and procure other statutory approvals. •
Assist the in the production of pre-tender health & safety plans. •
At all times comply with company policies, procedures and instructions.
 
This role offers a competitive salary as well as £5.5k car allowance, 26 days holiday, health care, pension and other company benefits.
 
The requirements for this role mean you must already have experience working on new build housing/ developments within the Technical department/ a Technical Coordinator role.
 
If you are interested in this opportunity, please Apply Now!
£ 40000.00 - £ 60000.00 per annum
Business Development Manager - Location: Surrey - £40,000-£60,000 salary  
A brilliant opportunity has arisen in the Surrey area for a Business Development Manager to join an ambitious and growing regional building maintenance and refurbishment business with an expanding portfolio of contracts.  
Role  
The Business Development Manager will play a key role in enabling the continued growth of the company. Your role will be helping to identify, develop and win new opportunities across all of the company's divisions - one delivering long-term cyclical contracts the other delivering building maintenance and refurbishment projects. The role will enjoy a significant degree of autonomy whilst benefitting from the support of the Board of Directors.   
What You Will Need to Succeed
  • HND/Degree or equivalent in relevant discipline
  • Identify and actively build relationships with clients and professional advisors/consultants who are in target areas/markets to identify new opportunities for the company
  • Support the retention of existing clients by working to understand their forward plans, key issues and objectives
  • Oversee the design and management of marketing campaigns
  • Develop a forward pipeline of opportunities - keeping the company's CRM system up-to-date
  • Raise the profile of the company by planning and implementing an events programme - including attendance at industry, client and professional event
  • Maintenance Generation of monthly pipeline reports for Board of Directors
    1. Candidate Information
  • In depth understanding of the construction, property and housing sectors
  • Good general knowledge of construction and maintenance contracting and the role of the main players (clients, consultants, principal contractors)
  • Experience of leading tendering and bid processes with public sector, education or housing association customers.  
  • Track record of identifying and winning new business opportunities within a similar environment
  • A flexible and positive attitude
  • A willingness to 'get stuck in' and do what it takes to help grow the business
  • Good IT skills -- both MS Offices packages and CRM systems
  • A self-starter - comfortable working independently with limited supervision
Package  
You will receive a salary circa of £40,000 - £60,000 (depending on experience) plus a car allowance.  
If you are interested in this position please contact me as soon as possible to avoid disappointment.    
£ 30000.00 - £ 45000.00 per annum
Health & Safety Manager - Location: Surrey - £30-40,000  
I am looking for an experienced Health & Safety Manager who has knowledge within repairs and maintenance sector. The ideal candidate will come from the property services industry.  
Role  
You will learn our trade risks, be guided and mentored through our business and will be responsible for raising the profile of Health, Safety and Environmental issues throughout the organisation and ensure a consistently safe working environment to all employees and customers, increased Near Miss emphasis and reduced injury rates within the group.  
You will support the UK HSEQ function, ensuring a professional, effective and efficient service to all internal customers, providing advice and safety training. Establish high levels of understanding of health & safety rights and responsibilities throughout the organisation through effective communication at all levels across the business, you will be responsible for formulating a local area plan, in line with Company Policies and Procedures to ensure that the appropriate accreditations and assessments are in place across the organisation in line with our specific sectors and customer requirements.  
Support managers in order to resolve staff problems over health and safety at work. This may include, as appropriate, visits to and inspection of workplaces, preparation of written reports, conducting research, the provision of advice and information, participation in direct meetings and negotiations with employers.  
Candidate Information  
You will be a keen and interested candidate who aspires to being a HSE professional with:
  • Excellent people management and communication skills.
  • H&S qualification - Nebosh is essential
  • Grad IOSH - minimum requirement
  • Quality Auditor (IRCA) qualification - desirable
  • Full clean driving license essential
  • Experience of a multi-site blue-collar environment a distinct advantage
  • Experience of managing diverse business trades, Joinery, Grounds Maintenance etc.
  • Good Knowledge of ISO 9001:2015, OHSAS 18001 standards and accreditations etc.
  • Good Working knowledge of Microsoft Office and other reporting tools
  • Ability to work on own initiative and to tight timescales
  • Self-motivated with the ability to adapt to different circumstances with a customer-focused approach to delivering projects.
If you are interested in this position please contact me as soon as possible to avoid disappointment.  
£ 20000.00 - £ 25000.00 per annum
Job Title:  Junior Estimator  
Location: Hampshire  
Salary: £20,000 - £25,000 + package  
Start date: ASAP       
   
I am working with a main contractor in the Hampshire area who are looking for a Junior Estimator to join an existing team of passionate and dedicated employees. The individual will need to have practical experience, and also be eager to learn the ropes of Estimating.  
   
Roles and responsibilities:
  • Undertake some estimating duties.
  • Estimating primarily high end residential domestic properties.
  • Take some ownership of the estimating process, and follow a robust estimating procedure including managing all enquiries to sub-contractors, choosing applicable sub-contractors, and communicating other bid requirements to members of the bid team.
  • Completing quantity take offs as required and completing schedules of work, or bills of quantities if applicable.
  • Thoroughly analysing sub-contract returns (including sub-contract comparisons) and engaging with our supply chain throughout the bid to ensure suitable returns are provided.
  • Completing elemental rate breakdowns at the completion of projects and helping to manage our internal cost database.
  • Assist with multiple stage tenders, including completing preliminary costings, and forms of tender.
  • Assist if necessary with pre-qualification questionnaire, and enquiry information.
 
 Personal specification:
  • Detailed knowledge private residential building contracting.
  • Have a good understanding of traditional building methods and products associated with the refurbishment of listed buildings and up-market period houses
  • A practical, logical and methodical approach to thinking and problem solving, and excellent organizational skills.
  • The ability to work in a team and communicate bid requirements to other members of that team.
  • Be confident in dealing directly with Architects, Quantity Surveyors, Clients and Subcontractors.
  • To be able to write clear and precise communications which might include detailed and complex figures, calculations and specific building information.
  • Strong numeracy and financial management skills and the ability to learn construction management IT packages.  Have a good working knowledge MS Office - Intermediate to advanced level of Excel
  • Awareness of property taxation matters and contractual law
  • Ability to complete take offs and produce detailed schedules of work when required.
  • The ability to produce Bills of Quantities in line with SMM7, or NRM2
  • Good experience working with estimating software like Esti-Mate, or ConQuest
 
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!
£ 38000.00 - £ 68000.00 per annum
An exciting new opportunity has arisen within a Key Defence Supplier who are looking to recruit a Vision and Sensor Data Analytics Consultant, in order to work on a variety of interesting applications within Military, Industrial and Transport settings.
Your responsibilities will include the development of vision processing, alongside AI algorithms, as well as having a technical leadership on a large scope of projects. You will also have the opportunity to develop new business opportunities and funding sources for the company.  
You should have a strong mathematical foundation and a proven record of accomplishment in computer vision; experience in software development using languages such as C/C++ and Python is also an advantage.
Get in touch on 01489 232080 or francesca.skan@englandassociates.co.uk to find out more.
£ 27679.00 - £ 27679.00 per annum
Carpenter - Location: Portsmouth - Salary: £27,679 per annum    
A great opportunity has become available for a reliable and skilled Carpenter to join a regional company recognised for developing and training its staff to succeed in their roles.    
Role    
This role is based from the Portsmouth office working in our Portsmouth City Council term maintenance contract.  The contract services and maintains over 8,000 social housing homes and 718 council buildings. You will join our maintenance team of over 150 staff who have been delivering this contract for over 12 years.    
To be successful in this role you will be expected to use your skills, knowledge, experience and training to carry out the “right work at the right time” ensuring a high-quality standard of workmanship, health & safety and compliance to the company's processes and procedures in delivery of your work. You will need to have an open and positive attitude, be a team player and be able to embrace and work in new ways to improve yourself, the team and service to the client. When dealing with customers, client representatives or peers and team members you will need to be professional at all times and demonstrate high standards of customer service and care.    
The most important elements relating to your work are;  
A wide variety of carpentry repairs in occupied homes, buildings and empty properties. The work will include; fitting of various types of doors, first and second fixing, kitchen installations, ceramic wall tiling, vinyl floor tiling and non-licenced asbestos removal (where full training will be given).  
   
Qualifications & Experience:
  • Must hold a full valid driving license.
  • NVQ level 2-3 in carpentry or equivalent
  • Experience working in social housing or building maintenance environment.
Benefits    
You will receive an annual salary of £27,679, a company van, 23 days holiday, company pension and life assurance cover. You will also have access to a number of other benefits that the company offers to its staff.    
If you are interested in this position, please contact me as soon as possible to avoid disappointment.     
£ 65000.00 - £ 75000.00 per annum
Design Manager - Surrey - New Homes Developer  
 
A bespoke New Homes developer in Surrey are looking for a Design Manager to join and help the Design team deliver high end developments of family homes
You will be working alongside and have supervisory responsibility for planners, surveyors, technicians and land buyers to provide and manage a professional design service assisting with the purchase of land and achieving planning permissions for the region.  
 
You will assist with preparing workflows and programmes, setting design programmes and allocating resources to meet agreed targets and deadlines. You will also be involved with preparing feasibility studies for land purchase and prepare/submit detailed sketch designs for planning.  
 
If you have New Build residential experience and have worked in a management position within a Design & Technical team and this role is of interest, Apply Now!
 
£ 30000.00 - £ 70000.00 per annum
An exciting new opportunity has arisen within a Key Defence Supplier who are looking for an experienced Systems Engineer to join their team in order to work on an innovative Space Satellite programme.
 
Your responsibilities will include producing system designs from concept through to high-level design, in liaison with senior stakeholders.  
 
You will have previous experience of working on satellite programmes, and knowledge in modelling/analysis of space systems.  
 
If this role sounds of interest to yourself, or you know anybody that could be relevant then please get in touch.
£ 38000.00 - £ 68000.00 per annum
DUE TO THE NATURE OF THE PROJECTS YOU WILL SECURITY CLEARED TO AT LEAST SC LEVEL OR WILL BE REQUIRED TO UNDERGO THE PROCESS
 
  • Contribute to design, development, integration and testing of hardware and software solutions.
  • Research and development of new algorithms or implementations.
  • Contribute expertise across a broad range of projects.
  • Develop innovative and cutting-edge solutions.
  • Responsible to Project Design Authority and Project Manager.
  • Undertaking engineering development tasks to time, budget and quality.
  • Providing estimates of complexity and identifying risks.
  • Engaging with other technical experts.
  • Signal processing
  • Antenna arrays
  • FPGA or digital ASIC design using VHDL
  • Mathematical modelling, for example using Matlab
  • Embedded software development
  • Digital circuit and board design
  • RF design
  • Antenna design
 
£ 35000.00 - £ 45000.00 per annum
Assistant Quantity Surveyor - Surrey - Bespoke New Homes Developer  
   
A bespoke New Homes developer in Surrey are on the lookout for an Assistant Surveyor to join their team.  
The developer build small developments of traditional, timber and RC frame housing with many incorporating glass into the external frame to give a contemporary feel to the builds.  
They are looking for someone with new build housing experience who wants to get into a high end company who deliver homes valued up to £1.7million each.  
   
Are you interested in joining a bespoke developer?  
Do you want to join a team focussed on quality and intricate detail?  
Do you have Quantity Surveying experience working on residential developments?  
   
Salary offered is from £35k basic plus a package (car allowance, healthcare, pension, 25 days holiday) and annual bonus worked out as a percentage of salary.
 
Apply Now!
£ 20000.00 - £ 28000.00 per annum
Planning Graduate, Housing Development, Hertfordshire
 
I'm currently on the lookout for a Town Planning graduate for an exciting position within a leading UK House Builder.
 
This developer are highly successful and have a strong quality focus - between this and their staff-focus they have become one of the most sought after companies to work for in this sector.
 
Working within a large team, you will find strong training & support available. Your role will involve getting potential housing sites through the Local Authority planning systems.  
 
This not only offers a great opportunity to get into a good company with competitive salary and strong benefits - this is an opportunity to start a highly rewarding, lucrative career in a sector that's growing stronger by the day.  
 
Interested? Want to find out more?
 
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Or get in touch with Jacob Starling at England Associates
jacob.starling@englandassociates.co.uk//01489 663 255
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