Construction Director

Jaspar Group
Competitive basic salary of £100,000 pa
23 May 2019
20 Jun 2019
Job Role
Contract Type
Full Time

Jaspar are a dynamic family owned Property Company with over 40 years’ experience in design, conversion, and management of buildings and new structures into luxury residential and commercial spaces. We are passionate about property development and love transforming spaces into high quality environments for our customers to live and work. Our team of highly experienced professionals work tirelessly over the design of our schemes; their vision is realised by a construction team of skilled tradesman with decades of experience.

Jaspar Group are seeking an experienced and highly skilled Construction Director to join our Development team. The Jaspar Group are a highly experienced property company and developer. You will be working alongside our in-house design team of Architects, Surveyors and Planners with responsibility for the delivery of 100+ residential units annually and various commercial schemes. The successful candidate should have the following attributes and experience:

  •  10 years’ experience in project management and contract administration. Ideally with a strong focus on small to medium size schemes of 10-100 units.
  •  MRICS or equivalent – We will also consider applicants qualified through experience
  •  Broad knowledge of building regulations and construction methods
  •  Strong commercial awareness with the ability to create savings through creative design, planning and procurement
  •  A working knowledge of prevailing health and safety legislation and practise
  •  Ability to inform all aspects of detailed design
  •  Basic understanding of Town Planning and relevant Town Planning law
  •  Highly organised and able to coordinate a large team of contractors and consultants
  •  A network of contacts in the industry including consultants, main contractors and sub-contractors
  •  Full UK driving license
  •  Able to work as part of a team as well as being an effective manager
  •  Excellent written and verbal communication skills

The role will include the following responsibilities:

  •  Preparation of pricing schedule and specification based upon drawings provided by client
  •  Provide advice on all aspects of detailed design
  •  Provide cost analysis on sites being considered for acquisition
  •  Preparation of Contract preliminaries
  •  Advise on procurement route and contractor selection
  •  Advise of suitable forms of Build Contract
  •  Obtain competitive tenders or negotiated tenders as appropriate
  •  Undertake tender analysis and make recommendation
  •  Prepare building contract and arrange for contracts to be executed
  •  Administer the contract and issue contract certificates and notices as necessary
  •  Visit site as necessary to administer the contract and monitor works
  •  Undertake valuation assessments and certify payments accordingly. Where banks have appointed monitoring surveyors assist them in preparing valuations for draw down.
  •  Undertake snagging inspections and prepare schedule of snags
  •  Monitor the closing out of snags and defects
  •  Obtain all necessary completion documents
  •  Prepare collateral warranties as necessary and arrange execution of the same

We are offering the following package:

  •  Competitive basic salary of £100,000 pa
  •  Generous bonus structure
  •  Car allowance
  •  Generous holiday allowance
  •  Contributory pension

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