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Graduate in Architectural Technology, Residential Developer (Perivale) – November 2020

  • Up to £20,000 basic salary plus package
  • Residential Development
  • London

About the company:

Would you like to work for the UKs fastest-growing listed housebuilder?

This is a chance for you to join one of the UKs leading housebuilders who has delivered another year of significant progress while maintaining a strong balance sheet with excellent visibility over its future growth ambitions. With a business centred onto complimentary divisions, the partnerships division has continued to grow, leading to the successful opening of three brand new regions which are now fully integrated, providing an excellent platform for future mixed-tenure growth.

With an impressive track record of winning new business this developer has secured an additional circa 9,000 plots, strengthening its regeneration pipeline.  Their Housebuilding division has also been successful with a strategic land bank of circa 21,000 plots.

Expanding their geographical reach they have also recently acquired another housebuilder adding around 5,000 plots to their land bank and invested in their own timber frame factory.

About the opportunity:

Housebuilders must work within the constraint of the planning system and current building regulations as set out by the Government. The Technical department has to devise creative solutions that help the company to meeting customer demands.

The Technical department acts as a primary focal point for a housing developer in providing practical, cost-effective and desirable products. They provide Technical involvement in the initial pre-purchase site evaluations; preparation and submission of planning applications both engineering and architectural; and a continuing involvement in projects right through to final completion including the handover of roads, sewers and communal spaces.

This developer has always been committed to having offices and regions based on patch to developments due to the success this has. This particular opportunity is to join another one of its newest regions in West London, working on a number of regeneration schemes in West London itself (2,800 units), Reading and Watford.

If successful, you will be a part of the team that delivers its ambitious growth plans which will be recognised and valued. They will continue to invest with succession planning and talent management at all levels. They attract and retain the best people in the housebuilding sector and have employee engagement levels 15% higher than the UK average.

You will build homes people aspire to live in, working for a company that people aspire to be part of. Through their forward thinking and approach to the future of their developments, people and company, they ensure the long term leading to a sustainable environment.

You will be working for someone who works collaboratively with its partners to achieve shared goals and mutual success. They deliver promises and hold themselves to a high standard of personal conduct. Together you will strive for excellence and continuous improvement.

About the benefits and rewards:

In general, salaries will take into consideration a number of factors including market practice, the individuals experience and responsibilities and pay structures within the company. Salaries will be set at a mutually agreeable level with set parameters to increase in line with performance. In this instance, the company are looking to pay up to £20,000 basic salary plus package.

About the requirements:

You must be degree qualified in Architectural Technology.  This opportunity would suit a highly organised professional with strong attention to detail to ensure all details are gathered, co-ordinated, distributed and delivered by the project deadlines with a high level of accuracy.