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  • Quantity Surveyor- South

    Chertsey
    Crest Nicholson has been building new homes for 50 years and is firmly established as a leading developer with a passion for not just building homes, but creating vibrant sustainable communities.

    We are looking for a Quantity Surveyor for our South division.

    Responsible for ensuring timely & accurate cost management, dealing with contractual issues & procurement & payment of sub-contractors for complex large volume development projects from pre-operational stage through to final account settlement.

    Duties include;

    The identification & procurement of suitable sub-contractors.
    The negotiation & letting of subcontracts within required timescales.
    Providing the cost-data feedback to Divisional Estimating Department.
    Administration & management of the financial aspects of the development.
    Reviewing and forecasting the latest cost estimates and reporting
    The relationships with external employers such as Housing Associations undertaking valuations, cash flow forecasts, obtaining warranties, etc.
    Assist at all times in maintaining a safe working environment within Company workplaces and applying the Company’s Health & Safety Policy for their own, their colleagues, third parties and the public’s benefit. Individuals must act to minimise danger and report all potential dangers and accidents to their immediate superior or designated Health & Safety Officer.

    We seek to be an ethical and progressive employer which encourages a culture of openness, creativity and continuous professional development and which rewards the effectiveness and loyalty of our employees.

    Crest Nicholson is an equal opportunities employer.
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    Closing date: 21/04/2017
  • Assistant Site Manager- Regeneration

    Arborfield
    Crest Nicholson has been building new homes for 50 years and is firmly established as a leading developer with a passion for not just building homes, but creating vibrant sustainable communities.

    Crest Nicholson Regeneration are looking for an Assistant Site Manager for the site in Arborfield.

    The role will be to assist the site manager with managing and securing the production of dwellings within pre-determined programmes and budgets and to Company quality, presentations and safety standards.

    Duties will include;

    - Controlling & guiding sub-contractors whilst anticipating, identifying & resolving problems

    -Operating & controlling the site strictly in accordance with the Method Statement and ensuring that all work carried out is in accordance with the Company's Heath & Safety Policy and it's recommendation

    -Ensuring each property is totally completed to the prescribed standard on time and available to the purchaser fit for occupation

    -Monitoring the design and specification of the Company's product and advise of any cost effective improvement identified through site experience.

    The incumbent will be a self-starter and able to prioritise workload whilst motivating others. The applicant will have experience working on a construction/residential house building site in a similar or related capacity.

    We seek to be an ethical and progressive employer which encourages a culture of openness, creativity and continuous professional development and which rewards the effectiveness and loyalty of our employees.

    Crest Nicholson is an equal opportunities employer.
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    Closing date: 28/04/2017
  • Senior Site Manager - Regeneration

    Milton Keynes
    Crest Nicholson has been building new homes for 50 years and is firmly established as a leading developer with a passion for not just building homes, but creating vibrant sustainable communities.

    Crest Nicholson Regeneration are looking for a Senior Site Manager to join their team based in Milton Keynes.

    Duties will include:

    To be responsible (in conjunction with the Building Manager) for the speedy, accurate and cost effective technical pre-start planning of developments sites:-

    (a) By securing a detailed technical understanding of the site and the design requirements.

    (b) By assisting in liaison with statutory authorities.

    (c) By assisting in the identification and assessment of potentially suitable sub-contractors.

    (d) By checking that the sub-contractor and supply orders contain all works and materials at the outset which are likely to be required to enable the dwellings to be completed and handed over to the customer.

    To be responsible (in conjunction with the Building Manager) for the site setting out by:-

    (a) Ensuring that a critical check is made of road positions at sub-base and kerb stages in relationship to the ultimate site boundaries.

    (b) Ensuring that in respect of every dwelling, dimensions are checked to establish that houses are positioned as per the site setting out drawing.

    (c) Ensuring that the Groundworks Contractor is in possession of the correct up to date drawings.

    To manage and secure the production of dwellings within pre-determined programmes and budgets and to Company safety, quality and presentation standards:

    (a) By acting as Site Safety Officer on behalf of the Company by controlling and guiding sub-contractors, anticipating, identifying and resolving problems.

    (b) By understanding the Company Safety Poli
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    Closing date: 28/04/2017
  • Sales Advisor - Eastern

    Ashford Kent
    Crest Nicholson has been building new homes for 50 years and is firmly established as a leading developer with a passion for not just building homes, but creating vibrant sustainable communities.

    Crest Nicholson Eastern are looking for an experienced Sales Advisor to join them for their site based in Ashford, Kent.

    Working closely with the Sales Manager and collaboratively with the sales team and other stakeholders, you will be driven to deliver, ensuring sales targets are met or exceeded and profit is maximized.

    The role will be accountable for:

    Achieving sales of properties and extras to suitable customers in line with agreed targets e.g. legal completions, average selling price.
    Providing expertise in the Company’s house types, specifications, and the buying procedure.
    Using purchasing incentives effectively to ensure a good flow of sales whilst maximising profit.
    Promoting Company mortgage arrangements, including referral to Independent Mortgage Advice, managing transactions and ensuring timely completions.
    Maintaining the presentation of sales arena, stock plots and the sales office.
    Ensuring that all paperwork and site administration is up to date, and required reports completed.
    Conducting local market research.
    Ensure that market research, price benchmarking, advertising, incentives, PR and other marketing events are undertaken proactively to provide the correct pipeline to fulfil agreed sales targets.
    Ensure the health & safety of customers, colleagues and other parties whilst on site in accordance with legal requirements and company policy.

    We require that all applicants have:

    Experience

    Proven sales skills evidenced in a housebuilding environment.

    Knowledge/ Skills

    Broad product knowledge of the housing market.
    Being computer literate is essential together with excellent communication skills with the ability to negotiate.
    The ability to work unsupervised and to follow procedures is essential as is attention to detail.
    Full Driving licence

    We seek to be an ethical and progressive employer which encourages a culture of openness, creativity and continuous professional development and which rewards the effectiveness and loyalty of our employees.

    Crest Nicholson is an equal opportunities employer.
    Apply Now
    Closing date: 14/04/2017
  • Planning Manager - London

    London
    Crest Nicholson has been building new homes for 50 years and is firmly established as a leading developer with a passion for not just building homes, but creating vibrant sustainable communities.

    Crest Nicholson London division are looking for a Planning Manager to join their team.

    This role will report into the Land Director and be responsible for project managing a number of planning applications and working closely with the land buyers/managers.

    Applicants will be degree qualified and must have extensive experience in dealing with planning applications and appeals in the residential property market.

    Key Requirements

    · Currently working for a residential developer/ house developer

    · Detailed experience in dealing with residential planning applications and appeals.

    · Bright, ambitious and determined to succeed.

    We seek to be an ethical and progressive employer which encourages a culture of openness, creativity and continuous professional development and which rewards the effectiveness and loyalty of our employees.

    Crest Nicholson is an equal opportunities employer.
    Apply Now
    Closing date: 14/04/2017
  • Land Manager- London

    London
    Crest Nicholson has been building new homes for 50 years and is firmly established as a leading developer with a passion for not just building homes, but creating vibrant sustainable communities.

    Crest Nicholson London are looking for a Land Manager to join the team.

    This department is responsible for identifying and sourcing new locations for developments within the Greater London area.

    We require people who are commercial and competitive in bidding for sought after land. Land Management is the lifeblood of our business, therefore making the team’s work vital.

    The role will support the Land Director, ensuring that we have a land bank that will support our growth of the division. This role will identify and acquire potential development sites, managing every phase from assessing site suitability for development to liaising with agents to handing over the land to the site teams.

    We are looking for a proven land professional within extensive experience within the London market.

    We seek to be an ethical and progressive employer which encourages a culture of openness, creativity and continuous professional development and which rewards the effectiveness and loyalty of our employees.

    Crest Nicholson is an equal opportunities employer.
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    Closing date: 05/04/2017
  • Senior Surveyor - Regeneration

    Arborfield
    Crest Nicholson has been building new homes for 50 years and is firmly established as a leading developer with a passion for not just building homes, but creating vibrant sustainable communities.

    Crest Nicholson Regeneration are looking for a Senior Surveyor to join their team based at Arborfield.

    This role will be responsible for:

    the cost management, cost reporting and subcontract management.
    Managing subcontract accounts – measured works and variations.
    Checking orders are raised accurately and in timely fashion.
    Payments to subcontractors.
    Ensuring cost reviews are managed responsibly, all savings. Risks are to be raised in a timely fashion.
    HA contract Management
    Value engineering
    Final Accounts
    Tenders
    Adhering to GTA’s.
    Managing the Assistant Surveyors/ Surveyors within team

    Applicants will have:

    Extensive experience as a Surveyor in a main contractor or housebuilder.
    Demonstrates strong attention to detail and produces accurate work.
    Knowledge of the Residential Development market
    Commercially aware with analytical & proactive approach towards problem solving.
    Team management skills
    Excel,Word, measuring CAD
    CSCS

    Desirable

    Degree or other technical qualification.
    RICS / CIOB qualification.

    We seek to be an ethical and progressive employer which encourages a culture of openness, creativity and continuous professional development and which rewards the effectiveness and loyalty of our employees.

    Crest Nicholson is an equal opportunities employer.
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    Closing date: 31/03/2017
  • Build Manager - Bristol

    Bristol
    Crest Nicholson has been building new homes for 50 years and is firmly established as a leading developer with a passion for not just building homes, but creating vibrant sustainable communities.

    We are currently looking for a Build Manager (Contracts Manager) for our South West division, to look after a number sites in the Bristol area.

    Duties will include;

    1. To assist and co-operate with the Land Department in the identification and acquisition of development sites.

    2. To assist in the speedy, accurate and cost effective technical processing of development sites from identification to commencement of on-site construction.

    (a) By assisting in the detailed technical investigation, design and optimisation.

    (b) Assisting with the Site Manager in the securing of statutory approvals and consents.

    (c) By assisting in the securing of quotations, checking of designs and drafting of specifications and placing of orders.

    (d) By assisting in the identification and assessment of potentially suitable building contracts, sub-contractors and supplies, preparation of contract documents and negotiation and letting of contracts, to target dates.

    3. Responsible for the calling and monitoring of first services meeting with statutory Authorities.

    4. To be responsible (in conjunction with the Site Manager) for the site as setting out by:-

    (a) Ensuring that both the Site Manager and the Groundworks Contracts are in possession of the correct up-to-date setting out drawings.

    (b) Ensuring that a plan be provided to the Technical Manager on which the actual dimensions shall be recorded as works proceed.

    5. To manage and secure production of dwellings within pre-determined programmes and budgets and to Company safety, quality and presentation standard.

    (a) By controlling and guiding the Site Managers, builder or sub-contractors and suppliers, identifying and anticipating problems and resolving the same.

    (b) By inspection and tight control of quality and presentation.

    (c) By assisting in the maintenance of building budgets.

    (d) By ensuring that all work is carried out in accordance with the Company's Health & Safety Policy and relevant statutory provisions taking into account their own, their colleagues, third parties, and the safety of other on site and the general public.

    6. To establish and maintain for the Company a good relationship and reputation with its purchasers and in business as a whole.

    We ask that all applicants have worked for a similar size contractor on large scale traditional build projects.

    We seek to be an ethical and progressive employer which encourages a culture of openness, creativity and continuous professional development and which rewards the effectiveness and loyalty of our employees.

    Crest Nicholson is an equal opportunities employer.

    Apply Now
    Closing date: 31/03/2017
  • Undergraduate Build Placement

    Bristol
    Crest Nicholson has been building new homes for 50 years and is firmly established as a leading developer with a passion for not just building homes, but creating vibrant sustainable communities.

    Crest Nicholson South West is looking to recruit a Construction Management or Quantity Surveying student for a year in industry.

    This role will be based in our Bristol office and will regularly shadow our staff both on site and in the regional office.

    We are looking for someone who is eager and willing to learn, who is in the process of gaining a degree in Construction Management or Quantity Surveying.

    We seek to be an ethical and progressive employer which encourages a culture of openness, creativity and continuous professional development and which rewards the effectiveness and loyalty of our employees.

    Crest Nicholson is an equal opportunities employer.
    Apply Now
    Closing date: 07/04/2017
  • Assistant Surveyor - Regeneration

    Chertsey
    Crest Nicholson has been building new homes for 50 years and is firmly established as a leading developer with a passion for not just building homes, but creating vibrant sustainable communities.

    Crest Nicholson Regeneration are looking for a strong Assistant Surveyor to join the team based at head office in Chertsey.

    The duties will include;

    Assisting the Surveying with the identification & procurement of suitable sub-contractors.
    Using the appropriate tender documentation effectively and efficiently procure tenders, negotiate and let subcontracts within required timescales, ensuring compliance to Crest Nicholson policies and procedures including the Protection Manual, Quality Manual, and Trade Conditions
    Assisting in the negotiation & letting of subcontracts within required timescales.
    Providing the cost-data feedback to Divisional Commercial Department.
    Administration & management of the financial aspects of the development.
    Reviewing and forecasting the latest cost estimates and reporting on a monthly basis.
    Working with external employers such as Housing Associations undertaking valuations, cash flow forecasts, obtaining warranties, etc.
    Assist at all times in maintaining a safe working environment within Company workplaces and applying the Company’s Health & Safety Policy for their own, their colleagues, third parties and the public’s benefit. Individuals must act to minimise danger and report all potential dangers and accidents to their immediate superior or designated Health & Safety Officer.

    We seek to be an ethical and progressive employer which encourages a culture of openness, creativity and continuous professional development and which rewards the effectiveness and loyalty of our employees.

    Crest Nicholson is an equal opportunities employer.
    Apply Now
    Closing date: 21/04/2017
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