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Senior Technical Coordinator, Award Winning Leading Housebuilder

  • Up to 65,000 basic salary plus benefits packages
  • Residential Development
  • London

About the company:

This is an opportunity to join a company cementing their position as one of the UKs largest private housebuilders in London & the South East. This family run organisation has a turnover of circa £400m making them the third largest private housebuilder in the UK. The figures reflect the growth the business has experienced since 2012 – more than doubling its sales volume. This growth is underpinned by some substantial developments coming on stream.  These include a residential led student accommodation scheme in Cambridge and a large development in Oxford. They have also partnered up with Housing Associations signing their largest deal to date for 2 sites in East London with a combined GDV of £350m.

These company success show how they are on track to meeting their ambitious growth strategy for 2020. They are continuously investing in their staff to ensure they have the right talent and skills needed to deliver a growing volume of high quality properties and now they need you!

Their portfolio consists of both private and affordable homes which are residential-led although varied in their nature. They include luxury private sale through to Greenfield affordable housing developments, and mixed tenure urban regeneration projects. The Company also delivers complementary facilities including education, health, community and commercial spaces, whilst working in partnership to create sustainable communities.

About the role:

A Senior Coordinator required to take the lead on a development in North London with 2 further projects to follow in the same locality. The successful candidate will be expected to be site based once the projects are live on site, however will need to be based at head office until site commences. They would be required to take the lead on all design matters for this project and the upcoming projects with the help of an Assistant Coordinator during the course of the project which they will be expected to manage on a day to day basis.

About the Projects:

Lead project – Construction of 30 No. units built over 4 storeys. RC Frame construction.
Full Planning approval issued.
Demolition commenced on site 01/10/18.
Design development commenced.

Scheme 2 – Construction of 50 No. units built in a single 13 storey RC Frame.
Planning approved at committee with draft conditions issued, awaiting formal approval release with finalised S.106.
Demolition due to commence as soon as the S.106 is finalised.
Design team in place, design development to commence on receipt of S.106

Scheme 3 – Construction of 6 blocks, 2 and 3 storey’s in height, to house 45 units.
Traditional masonry construction.
The scheme is currently being finalised for submission for planning approval however early site investigations are currently ongoing.

About the requirements:

  • Degree qualified with BSc Hons in Construction Management/Architectural Technology or a similar industry related qualification.
  • Likely to be from a Contractor background, but would consider developer or private practice.
  • RC frame experience is essential.
  • Recent experience of working on mixed used schemes incorporating both residential and affordable housing.
  • Must be a self-starter and able to really hit the ground running.
  • Recent experience of working on centralised heating systems.
  • Must be self-motivated, proactive and be able to demonstrate ability to co-ordinate and lead the design process unaided.
  • We are looking for someone who can demonstrate stability on their CV, but looking for their next exciting challenge

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 itself. Salaries might be set below the market level, and subject to performance, increased as the employee gains experience over time. In this instance the company are looking to pay up to £65,000 basic salary plus package.