£ 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!
£ 50000.00 - £ 75000.00 per annum
Job Title: Quantity Surveyor
Location: Kent
Salary: £50,000 - £75,000 + package
Start date: ASAP     
 
I am working with a main contractor in the Kent area who are looking for an experienced Quantity Surveyor to join an existing team of passionate and dedicated employees. The individual will need contracting experience with recent experience of public sector/social housing, with projects from £3m - £15m.
 
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
  • Knowledge/relationships with housing supply chain
  • Experience working on public sector
  • 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!
£ 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
£ 28000.00 - £ 28000.00 per annum
New Homes Sales Negotiator, Kent - £25k - £28k + OTE £55k
Introduction
An award winning national house builder is looking for a Sales Negotiator to join their high-end developer in Kent.  
 
The Client
A leading developer with a passion for building vibrant sustainable communities. They have been building new homes for over 50 years building a reputation for developing imaginative high-quality homes that meet the customer's needs.    
The role  
The client with be launching various sites over the Kent area including in Tunbridge Wells, Faversham and Bromley.  
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, with a developer or through an estate agents
 
Salary  
The basic salary is c£25k - £28k + OTE £55k     
Role is unlikely to be open for long so please apply below or call Elizabeth Jones at England Associates - 01489232040  
£ 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    
£ 23000.00 - £ 25000.00 per annum
Sales Negotiator, Kent - Salary £23k - £25k + OTE and bonuses  
Introduction
An award winning national house builder is looking for Sales Negotiators to join their new sites in Ashford and Dartford
 
The Client
One of the leaders in housebuilding and construction in the UK, they build and sell over 10,000 houses a year.  
 
The role  
The successful candidate will take ownership for the delivery of a first class customer experience to all parties involved in the purchase of a new home.
Duties include:
  • Achieve/Exceed forecast unit sales
  • Determines customer needs - meets, greets, qualify, demos and closes through clear questioning and active listening
  • Manage their development in a competent and proactive manner
  • Takes responsibility for all sales leads, including Connections
  • Manage their own development, to include external signage, show homes, sales area.
  • Progress sales diligently, ensuring customers are fully aware of the journey ahead, that they have the assistances of our recommended solicitors and FSA, and have carried out their post reservation
 
 
The candidate
Ideal candidate will have a background in New Homes sales, having worked on a similar project
 
Salary and package  
Basic salary is £23k - £25k and OTE is £45k+, there is also a generous bonus and package  
 
Role is unlikely to be open for long so please apply below or call Elizabeth Jones at England Associates - 01489232040  
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