Clerk of Works

Posted 26 October 2023
Salary Up to £50,000
Job type Permanent
Discipline Property Management & Construction Recruitment
Contact NameAngus Milnes-James

Job description

Our client, based in London, is currently recruiting for a Clerk of Works on a permanent basis. Our client is a leading private practice with projects covering a variety of sectors.

The position is due to start on notice on a full-time basis. The salary is up to £50,000 per annum.

The ideal candidate will have experience working on new build and residential properties.

Duties will include (but not limited to):

  • Carrying out weekly inspections of the works of site and ensuring they are completed according to programme timelines
  • Comparing completed works with drawings and specifications to ensure they are consistent and meet relevant approvals
  • Measuring and sampling building materials to ensure they meet all relevant quality standards
  • Identifying defects and providing options for correcting and facilitating negotiations and subsequent contract variations
  • Monitoring and reporting on progress to clients, Employer’s Agents and relevant construction managers
  • Liaising with construction staff, such as contractors, sub-contractors, engineers, surveyors and local Building Control Officers

Experience required:

  • New-build
  • Residential

Skills, knowledge and expertise required:

  • Full UK driving license


  • Competitive salary
  • Car allowance
  • Generous annual leave
  • Company pension plan
  • Company healthcare plan
  • Cycle to work scheme
  • Childcare voucher scheme

Working hours:

  • Monday - Friday
  • 40 hours per week

Please note that you require recent experience to apply for this role.

James Andrews is acting as an employment agency and business in relation to this role.

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