Quantity Surveyor

Location: Great Dunmow, Essex
Salary: Dependent on experience
Start: Immediate start available

We are looking for a Quantity Surveyor to join our exciting business based in Great Dunmow, Essex.

Elevate Construction is a thriving house builder and property development company with a strong track record of successfully delivering projects of all sizes.

aving experienced consistent growth year on year, we are committed to further developing our business with exciting plans for the future.

In a busy, varied role you will play a pivotal role in supporting the continued growth of the business. Your duties will include but not be limited to:

  • Producing cost analysis and budgets for new build construction and refurbishment projects
  • Analysing schedules of works, measuring drawings etc to prepare take offs and producing bills of quantities where necessary
  • Supporting the commercial tender process from RFI stage through to tender submission
  • Managing small works quotes and tender process
  • Costing and producing Variation Quotations for existing contracts
  • Identifying areas of value engineering and cost savings
  • Create and manage an internal knowledge hub of pricing information and cost analysis of previous projects
  • Assist in business development and identification of new development opportunities

It is likely that you have the following skills and experience;

  • Experience pricing new build construction projects
  • Experience of managing formal tender and RFx processes
  • Ability to work autonomously as well as part of a team
  • Strong communications skills and the ability to work with people both internally and client side
  • A strong interest in construction and property development

This Quantity Surveyor role is based at our head office in Great Dunmow and we are offering a competitive salary dependent on experience and an immediate start is available. This is a full time position working Monday to Friday, 7.30am to 4.30pm.

Due to the high number of applications, we will be able to respond to successful applicants only.

Administration & Accounts Assistant

Location: Great Dunmow, Essex
Salary: Competitive, dependent on experience

We are looking for a talented and well organised accounts and office administrator to join our exciting business based in Great Dunmow, Essex.

Elevate Construction is a thriving house builder and property development company with a strong track record of successfully delivering projects of all sizes. Having experienced consistent growth year on year, we are committed to further developing our business with exciting plans for the future.

In a busy and varied role, you will provide administrative support to all areas of the business whilst managing our head office requirements with duties including but not limited to;

  • Accounts administration including bank reconciliations
  • Set up new projects on internal systems
  • Company diary management including personnel holiday tracking
  • Reception duties
  • General administration duties
  • Office management including keeping office well stocked, organised and managing suppliers
  • Data entry of supplier invoices onto Sage
  • Manage filing system, both digital and hard copy filing cabinets

Ideally, you will have the following skills and experience;

  • Excellent attention to detail
  • Strong administration skills
  • Excellent IT skills including good knowledge of MS Word and MS Excel
  • Experience of working with accountancy software, Sage would be beneficial
  • Enjoy working in a multi-faceted role in a busy environment
  • First class organisation skills
  • Ability to communicate with people at all levels including clients
  • Enjoy working as part of a team

This is a full time, permanent position based at our head office in Great Dunmow and we are offering a competitive salary based on skills and experience for the right person.

If this position is of interest and you can demonstrate how your experience to date would fit the criteria above, please submit your application using the application form.

Due to the volume of applications, we will be able to respond to successful applicants only.

Operations Assistant

Location: Great Dunmow, Essex
Salary: Competitive, dependent on experience

We are looking for an Operations Assistant to join our exciting business based in Great Dunmow, Essex.

Elevate Construction is a thriving house builder and property development company with a strong track record of successfully delivering projects of all sizes. Having experienced consistent growth year on year, we are committed to further developing our business with exciting plans for the future.

In a busy, varied role you will play a pivotal role in supporting the continued growth of the business. Your duties will include but not be limited to;

  • Provide PA & administrative support to Directors
  • Assist in the production of marketing and business development material
  • During the tender process, support project costing and pricing including procuring quotes from suppliers and subcontractors
  • Assist in the production of client tenders and proposals and be involved in the RFI/ tender process
  • Produce CDM/ Health & Safety files for new projects
  • Assist in the set up of new development sites and projects
  • Manage service and utility applications for development projects
  • Keep up to date with market activity and competitor analysis
  • Assist in the identification of new property development opportunities
  • Support exploration of new business opportunities and revenue streams

It is likely that you will have the following skills and experience;

  • Excellent attention to detail
  • First class communicator who enjoys liaising with people at all levels of an organisation including client side
  • Strong research skills
  • Great organisational abilities with experience of working in a fast paced, busy environment
  • Excellent IT skills, MS Word, Excel & PowerPoint in particular
  • Enjoy working as part of a team but have the ability to self motivate also
  • Excellent administration skills
  • A tenacious approach to getting a job done to the best of your abilities
  • A great sense of humour with a can-do attitude

This is a full time, permanent position based at our head office in Great Dunmow and we are offering a competitive salary based on skills and experience for the right person.

If this position is of interest and you can demonstrate how your experience to date would fit the criteria above, please submit your application using the application form.

Due to the volume of applications, we will be able to respond to successful applicants only.

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