Senior Clerk of Works

Posted 16 May 2024
Salary £55,000-£60,000 DOE
Job type Permanent
Discipline Property Management & Construction Recruitment
Contact NameSonny Butfoy

Job description

We are currently working in partnership with a private market-leading consultancy firm based in London, who are recruiting for a Senior Clerk of Works on a permanent contract.

The position is due to start on notice. The salary is circa £60,000 dependent on experience for the opportunity.

The ideal candidate will have experience with new build projects and hold a full UK driving license.

Duties will include (but are not limited to):

  • Working on new build projects for social housing providers, local government organisations and schools
  • Overseeing rip and fit out contracts which include full retro-fitting
  • Liaising with building contractors and preparing reports for contract administrators/ project managers
  • Undertaking regular inspections of construction work to monitor progress
  • Verifying compliance with contractual drawings, specifications, warranty standards and employer’s requirements
  • Identifying discrepancies, preparing written reports with supporting photographs and organising snagging
  • Attending end of defects inspections with the client in attendance

Experience required:

  • New build projects in residential, education and social housing sector
  • Rip and fit out contracts

Skills, knowledge and expertise required:

  • Snagging and building discrepancies
  • Defect inspections
  • Retrofit

Rewards and Benefits:

  • Pay review every 6 months
  • 4.5% pension contribution matched
  • Life assurance cover for all colleagues (x4 annual salary)
  • Medicash and health plan
  • Professional development scheme
  • Flexible working hours
  • Hybrid working
  • Birthday leave
  • Long-service award

Working hours:

  • 37.5 hours per week
  • Monday – Friday
  • 9am-5pm

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.

At James Andrews Recruitment Solutions we try to respond to all applications personally, however, due to the high volume of applications this is not always possible. If you have not heard back from us within 72 hours, please assume that your application has been unsuccessful on this occasion.

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