£ 45000.00 - £ 55000.00 per annum
Estimator/ Quantity Surveyor - Kent - Housing developer
 
A new homes developer are looking for an Estimating Quantity Surveyor to join the team and work on smaller high end housing developments of around 30 units of 2-5 bedroom homes.
This role is based in Kent with sites across Kent, Surrey and East Sussex.
 
Do you have experience working with a house builder?
Do you have good estimating and quantity surveying knowledge?  
Do you want to join a high quality housing developer?
 
Apply Now!
£ 23000.00 - £ 25000.00 per annum
Customer Care Coordinator - Permanent - Kent - £23,000+      
      
Introduction                                  
An exciting new permanent opportunity has arisen for a Customer Care Coordinator to join our client based in the Kent area. This role involves providing an excellent level of Customer Service meeting needs of the clients and their New Homes!                              
                                 
Client Overview                                  
Our client, a national house builder currently have a vacancy within their Customer Care team, this role offers an excellent package as well as a great company.                     
                           
The Role                                  
- Reporting to the Customer Care Manager you will deliver an excellent level of customer care service meeting the needs of homeowner after the sale.          
- Provide support and scheduling for 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.               
     
Key Skills              
- Experience with a high end national or regional Housebuilder.            
- Excellent Customer Service Skills              
- Excellent telephone manner              
               
For more information please apply below or call Alfie Colmer at England Associates.
£ 20000.00 - £ 27000.00 per annum
New Homes Sales Executive, Kent - £22k - £25k and OTE £40k+  
 
Introduction  
A top housebuilder is looking for an experienced Sales Negotiator to join one of their successful developments in the Kent area, with many more new sites launching over the next coming months.  
 
The Client  
 They build the highest quality homes recognised by their HBF 5 Star customer rating, the only major housebuilder to have achieved this for the eighth consecutive year. Their vision is to lead the future of housebuilding by putting customers at the heart of everything they do.
The role  
  • Duties include:
  • 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 candidate  
Candidate must have new homes sales experience, working with a national or regional developer.  
   
Salary    
The basic salary is £22k - £25k + OTE £40k+
   
Role is unlikely to be open for long so please apply below or call Elizabeth Jones at England Associates - 01489232080  
£ 60000.00 - £ 75000.00 per annum
Job Title: Senior Quantity Surveyor    
Location: Kent  
Salary: £60,000 - £75,000 + package    
Start date: ASAP         
     
I am working with a main contractor in the Kent area who are looking for an experienced Senior Quantity Surveyor to join an existing team of passionate and dedicated employees.  The ideal candidate will have previous experience in construction and education. Also, to be organised, motivated, detail-oriented and driven.    
   
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:
  • Previous industry experience
  • Experience working on education
  • Experience working on healthcare
  • 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
 
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!
£ 55000.00 - £ 65000.00 per annum
Job Title: Project Surveyor    
Location: Kent
Salary: £55,000 - £65,000 + package    
Start date: ASAP         
     
I am working with a main contractor in the Kent area who are looking for an experienced Project Surveyor to join an existing team of passionate and dedicated employees.  The ideal candidate will have previous experience in education and construction.  
     
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:
  • Previous industry experience
  • Experience working on education
  • Experience working on design and build
  • Experience working on healthcare
  • 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
 
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!
£ 60000.00 - £ 65000.00 per annum
Buying Manager - Kent - New Homes Developer
 
Buying Manager role available in the South East with a reputable house builder.
 
Are you interested to take the next step up into a managerial position or use your present skills to make a difference to a new commercial team?
 
 
Responsibilities include:
  • Ensure materials are delivered to sites in line with site programmes and specification, and are purchased at competitive prices.
  • Maintain a library of standard house type material schedules.
  • Produce site specific material schedules and process material orders.
  • Monitor material order values against budget values and address large variations with the Regional Commercial Manager
  • Liaise with other regional buyers to negotiate national bulk price agreements.
 
 
Salary range: £60,000 - £66,000k PLUS car/car allowance, bonus etc
 
 
Do you have extensive experience as a Senior Buyer and/ or experience as a Buying Manager?
Do you have experience working with a new homes developer?
Do you have:
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Strong mathematical and IT ability
  • Ability to assess and analyse information?
 
 
If you are interested for this role, Apply Now!
 
*HNC in Construction and Chartered Institute of Building or Purchasing and Supply Membership will also support application but not essential.
£ 40000.00 - £ 46000.00 per annum
Quantity Surveyor (Capital) - Location: Maidstone - £46,000      
       
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
:
- 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 - £ 65000.00 per annum
Job Title: Project Quantity Surveyor  
Location: Kent  
Salary: £50,000 - £65,000 + package  
Start date: ASAP       
   
I am working with a medium sized contractor in the Kent area who are looking for an experienced Project Quantity Surveyor to join an existing team of passionate and dedicated employees. The individual will need contracting experience with recent experience of education, with projects from £3m - £20m.  
   
Roles and responsibilities:
  • Pre-start reviewing design, contract and cost plan allowances with team
  • Attending and contributing to design team and client project meetings
  • Take off BQ's from drawings and specifications
  • Preparing and sending out tender packages, negotiating orders with trades and putting together subcontract orders
  • Carrying out site measures and valuations again subcontractor applications including issuing payment and withholding notices
  • Preparing client applications and variation accounts
  • Preparing and maintaining the procurement schedule and warranty tracker.
  • Managing and supporting any junior staff if applicable to site
  • Preparing monthly CVR report to run through and agree with the visiting Commercial Manager
 
 Personal specification:
  • Previous industry experience
  • Experience on design and build and new build
  • Experience working on education including schools, colleges, universities
  • 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
 
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!
£ 23000.00 - £ 25000.00 per annum
Customer Care Coordinator - Permanent FTC - Kent - £23,000+    
    
Introduction                                
An exciting new permanent opportunity has arisen for a Customer Care Coordinator to join our client based in the Kent area. This role involves providing an excellent level of Customer Service meeting needs of the clients and their New Homes!                            
                               
Client Overview                                
Our client, a national house builder currently have a vacancy within their Customer Care team, this role offers an excellent package as well as a great company.                   
                         
The Role                                
- Reporting to the Customer Care Manager you will deliver an excellent level of customer care service meeting the needs of homeowner after the sale.        
- Provide support and scheduling for 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.             
   
Key Skills            
- Experience with a high end national or regional Housebuilder.          
- Excellent Customer Service Skills            
- Excellent telephone manner            
             
For more information please apply below or call Jess Angel at England Associates.
£ 70000.00 - £ 70000.00 per annum
QUANTITY SURVEYOR  
   
up to £70k pa for the right candidate  
   
A highly experienced construction company in Kent are looking for an office-based Quantity Surveyor.  Ideally, this will be a permanent role, however our client will consider a contract QS with the right qualities.  
   
The successful candidate will have a broad experience of main contractor work - new build / refurbishment / design & build and traditional.  Their experience will have been gained working on £100k - £8m projects.  
   
This is a fantastic opportunity for the right QS to use their experience from day one and join an exceptional, professional team.  
   
If you are interested in this role, please call me on 01489 232080.  Thank you
£ 45000.00 - £ 50000.00 per annum
Quantity Surveyor - Kent - Regional Developer  
 
 
Client    
     
We have an opportunity available working for a successful international residential developer who supply high quality homes across the north of England and recently expanded into the South of England. These projects mainly consist of low-rise housing in Surrey, Kent and Sussex.  
   
Projects    
     
They are currently started new projects in Surrey, Kent and Sussex.    
 
  • New sites
  • Up to 400 timber frame low-rise housing
 
The Opportunity    
 
  • Successful applicants would have the opportunity to progress into a Senior Surveyor position.
  • A highly successful region with a large land bank locally - ensuring long term work in the area.
  • Ambitious, expanding office looking to grow the team and progress from within.
 
Ideal Candidate    
     
Career Longevity    
Experience working with national or large scale regional developers    
     
Salary    
   
Up to £50,000 + package depending on experience.    
     
If you would like more information on this role, please contact Abi Robertson or email your CV to a.robertson@englandassociates.co.uk    
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