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MCR Property Group are a dynamic and active property development company with offices in Manchester, Birmingham and London. MCR are looking for enthusiastic and dedicated people, able to work at a fast pace to join it’s expanding team. Good remuneration on a project by project basis and the opportunity to grow with the company.

To apply for one of the roles below, please send your CV to: [email protected]

Vacancies

Bedford - Project/Construction Manager

The Company:

MCR Property Group is a real estate investment and development company focused on the strategic acquisition and repositioning of commercial, residential, industrial and retail assets across the UK.

The Role: 

One of the UK’s leading residential developers are looking to recruit a Project Manager from an engineering/frame background. This will be for their prestigious development in Bedford. Reporting to the Project Manager, you will be overseeing the groundwork and concrete frame packages. This will be sitewide, the first of 7 blocks from 2-7 storeys. The piling and groundwork experience is essential and you will be involved with it and if you have experience with supervising piling rigs and temporary works, that would be a bonus.

Ideally, you will be degree qualified with experience of working with a developer or main contractor, however, we will consider candidates from a specialist contractor background.

PC for this development is 2024 with first-class opportunities for career progression.

Salary: negotiable and dependent upon experience

Benefits:

  • Discretionary bonus
  • Pension scheme

Requirements: 

  • With at least 3 years of experience in project management is preferable
  • A technical qualification to degree level in a relevant engineering discipline
  • Experience of new-build and/or refurbishment projects
  • Technical delivery experience gained within a construction environment
  • Good technical writing, client-facing and communication skills (both internal and external)
  • Well-organised, diligent, proactive, assertive, well-disciplined and commercially aware
  • A team player with a ‘can-do’ attitude
Bedford - Project Manager

The Company:

MCR Property Group is a real estate investment and development company focused on the strategic acquisition and repositioning of commercial, residential, industrial and retail assets across the UK.

The Role: 

MCR Property Group is recruiting for an experienced Project Manager to join their project based in Bedford. Reporting to the Construction Director and Project Managers you will have a variety of responsibilities. As well as driving the MEP to build and delivery programme, you will review the design of the MEP services and inter-phase with the delivery team, MEP consultants and contractors. You will also be responsible for creating and delivering a responsibility matrix, that will delegate MEP packages to the relevant contractors – mechanical, electrical, plumbing and fire-stopping/safety. You will also have a responsibility for monitoring and managing Quality Assurance, along with controlling, driving programmes and infrastructure.

Ideally, you will have knowledge of relevant software and it is essential you have a proven track record with the main contractor or residential developer. Must be experienced in infrastructure delivery, ICPs, iDNOs and BNOs, etc.

This is a first-class opportunity to progress with a tier 1 developer, we have a strong pipeline of future schemes.

Salary: Negotiable and dependent upon experience

Benefits:

  • Discretionary bonus
  • Pension scheme

Responsibilities: 

  • With at least 3-5 years of experience in project management is preferable
  • A technical qualification to degree level in a relevant engineering discipline
  • Experience of new-build and/or refurbishment projects
  • Technical delivery experience gained within a construction environment
  • Good technical writing, client-facing and communication skills (both internal and external)
  • Well-organised, diligent, proactive, assertive, well-disciplined and commercially aware
  • A team player with a ‘can-do’ attitude
Bedford - Project Manager (MEP)

The Company:

MCR Property Group is a real estate investment and development company focused on the strategic acquisition and repositioning of commercial, residential, industrial and retail assets across the UK.

The Role: 

MCR Property Group is recruiting for an experienced Project Manager to join their project based in Bedford. Reporting to the Construction Director and Project Managers you will have a variety of responsibilities. As well as driving the MEP to build and delivery programme, you will review the design of the MEP services and inter-phase with the delivery team, MEP consultants and contractors. You will also be responsible for creating and delivering a responsibility matrix, that will delegate MEP packages to the relevant contractors – mechanical, electrical, plumbing and fire-stopping/safety. You will also have a responsibility for monitoring and managing Quality Assurance, along with controlling, driving programmes and infrastructure.

Ideally, you will have knowledge of relevant software and it is essential you have a proven track record with the main contractor or residential developer. Must be experienced in infrastructure delivery, ICPs, iDNOs and BNOs, etc.

This is a first-class opportunity to progress with a tier 1 developer, we have a strong pipeline of future schemes.

Salary: Negotiable and dependent upon experience

Benefits:

  • Discretionary bonus
  • Pension scheme

Responsibilities: 

  • With at least 3-5 years of experience in project management is preferable
  • A technical qualification to degree level in a relevant engineering discipline
  • Experience of new-build and/or refurbishment projects
  • Technical delivery experience gained within a construction environment
  • Good technical writing, client-facing and communication skills (both internal and external)
  • Well-organised, diligent, proactive, assertive, well-disciplined and commercially aware
  • A team player with a ‘can-do’ attitude
Bedford - Construction Lead/Senior Project Manager

The Company:

MCR Property Group is a real estate investment and development company focused on the strategic acquisition and repositioning of commercial, residential, industrial and retail assets across the UK.

The Role: 

We have an excellent opportunity for an experienced Senior Construction Manager / Project Manager to permanently join a leading residential developer and main contractor on residential development in Bedford.

The ideal candidate will have a background as a leader on construction projects valued in excess of £20m as a minimum. We are looking for a proven construction lead that has been involved in large building developments for a recognised main contractor. It is essential that candidates have a stable career history with previous employers. The Construction Lead/Project Manager must have previous experience with a large recognised main contractor on residential or mixed-use schemes.

PC for this development is 2024 with first-class opportunities for career progression.

Ideally, you will be degree-qualified with recognised accreditations. The ability and desire to mentor project managers and assistant project managers will be an advantage.

Salary: Negotiable and dependent upon experience

Benefits:

  • Discretionary bonus
  • Pension scheme

Requirements: 

  • With at least 5 years of experience in projects, leadership is preferable
  • A technical qualification to degree level in relevant discipline
  • Experience of new-build and refurbishment projects
  • Technical delivery experience gained within a construction environment
  • Good technical writing, client-facing and communication skills (both internal and external)
  • Well-organised, diligent, proactive, assertive, well-disciplined and commercially aware
  • A team player with a can-do attitude
Bedford - Assistant Project Manager

The Company:

MCR Property Group is a real estate investment and development company focused on the strategic acquisition and repositioning of commercial, residential, industrial and retail assets across the UK.

The Role: 

We are currently looking for an assistant project manager for our London office. The successful candidate will support project leaders in generating a high standard of service delivery, achieving successful outcomes, capturing and sharing knowledge across projects, enhancing our culture of innovation and reinforcing our reputation.

Salary: Negotiable and dependent upon experience

Benefits:

  • Discretionary bonus
  • Pension scheme

Responsibilities:

  • Supporting the Construction Director in delivering plans for projects under their control and monitoring performance
  • Managing stakeholders from the internal customer teams and professional teams
  • Assisting with implementing and monitoring relevant project control and administration systems in accordance with the MCR business management system
  • Undertaking responsibility for compliance with the company’s health and safety policy and other appropriate corporate policies
  • Supporting the Construction Director with the administration of the team, ensuring that working practices follow guidelines and are appropriate for all staff
  • Reporting to the Construction Director in all the above

Requirements: 

  • With at least 1 year of experience in project management/development/construction is preferable
  • Experience in project management, architecture, civil engineering
  • A technical qualification to degree level in project management, architecture or civil engineering
  • Experience of new-build and/or refurbishment projects
  • Good technical writing, client-facing and communication skills (both internal and external)
  • Well-organised, diligent, proactive, assertive, well-disciplined and commercially aware
  • A team player with a ‘can-do’ attitude, outgoing, polite, patient, diplomatic, personable, and flexible
Bristol - Site/Project Manager

The Company:

MCR Property Group is a real estate investment and development company focused on the strategic acquisition and repositioning of commercial, residential, industrial and retail assets across the UK.

The Role: 

An exciting position has just opened up for a site-based Construction Project / Site Manager. This role is a perfect opportunity for those looking for the next step up in their career or an existing PM. Our client operates a lean and fast-paced construction operation and the successful candidate will have to show a proven track record of managing building sites with particular reference to traditional house-building and civil packages.

The successful candidate will be able to hit the ground running with a desire to impress and succeed. A level head under pressure is essential.  The project is brand new and not yet out of the ground, this is the perfect opportunity to establish yourself under the guidance of the existing Senior Project Manager.

Salary: Negotiable and dependent upon experience

Benefits:

  • Discretionary bonus
  • Pension scheme

Responsibilities:

  • Taking full control of onsite Project Management and delivery of 91 residential units.
  • Managing on-site team and advising on necessary staff resources to deliver the project.
  • Taking full responsibility for on-site Health and Safety – must hold valid SMSTS and CSCS cards.
  • Quality management, drawing issue control, change control.
  • Detailed sequencing and programming of works on-site to ensure safe, efficient delivery of the project.
  • Providing on-site solutions as problems arise whilst liaising with the Project Manager.
  • Ensuring stringent quality standards are maintained.
  • Managing site teams to ensure compliance with HSE, Building Control and other legislative bodies.

Requirements:

  • CSCS (Black Card Preferable), SMSTS or SSSTS and First Aid at work are essential.
  • Scaffold Inspection, Lifting Operation and Combined Spaces Awareness desirable
  • Residential Experience (including low/medium-rise apartments) is essential (PLC experience would be advantageous).
  • A good level of qualifications and CPD to back up site experience will show commitment to the career path.
Bristol - Quantity Surveyor

The Company:

MCR Property Group is a real estate investment and development company focused on the strategic acquisition and repositioning of commercial, residential, industrial and retail assets across the UK.

The Role: 

This is an exciting opportunity for somebody who is motivated and ambitious with the offer of a competitive salary along with the potential for fantastic career progression.

Salary: Negotiable – Depending on experience

Benefits:

  • Pension Scheme
  • Discretionary Bonus

Responsibilities:

As an Intermediate/Senior Quantity Surveyor, you will provide commercial expertise and be responsible for the financial delivery of the assigned projects to ensure that they are procured and delivered within budget, to Programme and to the highest quality whilst exceeding company expectations.

You will be reporting to the Senior Project Manager/Construction Director and running monthly reports, costings, contract / sub-contract packages and variations. There will be a team of Project Managers working alongside you on these projects. Primarily office based with site visits for meetings and valuations.

Requirements: 

  • A degree in Quantity Surveying (BSc or equivalent)
  • Minimum 5 years’ QS experience working on a range of projects and values
  • Developer, PQS or main contracting experience
  • Experience in both pre and post contract administration including preparing cost plans,estimates, the measurement for bills of quantities, tendering & procurement, value engineering, tender reporting, valuations and final accounts
  • Wide knowledge of Construction Industry processes and procedures
  • Technical knowledge of building materials, techniques and systems
  • Experience in cost reporting and financial controls
  • Thorough knowledge of current forms of contract
  • Computer literate – excel/word/etc.
  • Hold a full clean driving licence
  • MRICS qualified or seeking qualification
  • Must approach problematic situations head-on, be prepared to be a sounding board and able to provide appropriate solutions
  • Strong Interpersonal Skills
  • Confident with negotiating
  • Professional approach
  • Diplomacy and confidentiality
  • Confidence to deal with people at all levels
  • Experience of Propman would be preferable but not essential
Bristol - Asset Manager

The Company:

MCR Property Group is a real estate investment and development company focused on the strategic acquisition and repositioning of commercial, residential, industrial and retail assets across the UK.

The Role: 

MCR is looking for an experienced asset manager to assist in its overall growth. The successful candidate will have autonomy over a selection of assets and will implement the necessary value-add asset strategy in order to enhance value.

This is an exciting opportunity for somebody who is motivated and ambitious with the offer of a competitive salary along with the potential for fantastic career progression.

Salary: Negotiable dependent on experience + industry leading uncapped project-based profit share
Location: Bristol
Holidays: 20 days p.a

Responsibilities:

  • The Asset Manager will be expected to be involved with day-to-day client liaison and assist with the preparation of both internal and external reporting requirements.
  • To support the Asset Manager with financial cash flow modelling, performance reporting and evaluation and assessment of proposed asset management initiatives
  • Implementation of asset management initiatives including lettings, rent reviews
  • Day to day direction of appointed consultants including property managers, letting agents, rent review surveyors, lawyers and valuers.
  • Regular external and internal reporting and client liaison.

Requirements:

  • The successful candidate should come from a strong Property / Asset Management background either from a client-side business or a property agency
  • Firm understanding and demonstrable track record in handling asset management, lettings, rent reviews, refurbishments as well as hold/sell analysis.
  • Ability to work independently but also work effectively within a team and integrate within a broader business.
  • Self-motivated, determined and diligent
  • Good numeric and Excel skills, including financial modelling appraising a wide range of asset management initiatives
Glasgow - Commercial Lettings Manager

The Company:

MCR Property Group is a real estate investment and development company focused on the strategic acquisition and repositioning of commercial, residential, industrial and retail assets across the UK.

The Role: 

We are currently looking for a Commercial Lettings Manager to join our busy team in Scotland!

We are seeking an ambitious and talented candidate to join our portfolio management team. Following the expansion of our commercial portfolio, we are looking to recruit entrepreneurial commercial lettings and sales managers focused on delivering high-quality tenants to our nationwide portfolio. Ideally, successful applicants should have experience in and will be responsible for the following.

Responsibilities:

  • Liaising with agents and office brokers to secure tenants for the company’s assets
  • To provide a marketing strategy to increase the exposure of the company’s sites
  • The negotiation of new leases and renewals
  • To have experience in multiple asset classes including offices, industrial, retail and business centres
  • Have a good understanding and overview of current property market conditions
  • Proactively Network to increase occupancy throughout the portfolio
  • Increasing occupancy through referral and existing client basis.
  • Liaising with solicitors through the letting process
  • Provide market analysis for the asset management team

Requirements: 

  • Track record of high performance within a letting environment.
  • A professional with the ability to deal with people at all levels.
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills
  • Sound financial acumen
  • Ambitious and Entrepreneurial
  • A Willingness to work nationwide and go that extra mile

Salary: £35,000 – £45,000pa dependent on experience plus Uncapped Lucrative Bonus Scheme.

Glasgow - Maintenance and Decorative Handyman

The Company:

MCR Property Group is a real estate investment and development company focused on the strategic acquisition and repositioning of commercial, residential, industrial and retail assets across the UK.

The Role: 

We are looking for an experienced all round property maintenance person to assist with general property maintenance and cyclical decoration as required at its Glasgow Property.

Salary: £22,000 per annum

Responsibilities:

  • Grounds clearance/maintenance
  • Decoration
  • Area & wall preparation
  • Basic repairs

 Requirements:

  • Good quality decoration skills/experience
  • Practical experience of building/grounds maintenance
  • Own transport is required as occasional visits to other sites will be needed.
  • Basic own tools required
  • Knowledge of basic H&S requirements

 Benefits:

  • Training: Company happy to support continual professional development
  • Holidays: 20 days per annum
Glasgow - Project Manager

The Company:

MCR is a successful and entrepreneurial property development and investment company working across the UK with a pipeline in excess of 9,000 residential units. From offices in Manchester, London, Birmingham, and Edinburgh MCR is actively involved in acquiring, promoting and developing new residential and commercial projects.

MCR carries out all major projects with its own internal contracting arm, rather than relying on main contractors. This contracting arm is currently hiring capable Project Managers at various levels to help deliver a wide range of projects.

The Role: 

As we want our Project Managers to assume the lead and take ownership of individual projects we need flexible people who have good enough knowledge of all stages of project delivery.

Primary Purpose and Scope of the Job:

  • End to end project management from inception through to delivery
  • To be responsible for ensuring a customer-focused service, whilst achieving key performance targets and value for money including compliance with H&S regulations
  • To take responsibility for the effective, efficient and consistent communication of information and monitoring of budgets and progress in relation to a project.

Responsibilities: 

  • Assisting in pre-planning and acquisition discussions to help with the appraisal process
  • Appointment of consultant teams and specialist/statutory surveys and investigations
  • Working with design teams
  • Knowledge and ability to assist or create basic tender packages
  • Managing tender processes and displaying commerciality.
  • Working with QS/design management/contracts teams in-house where appropriate
  • Qualified/Full knowledge of H&S processes and implementation
  • Contract monitoring, valuations
  • Local authority/statutory body inspections
  • Management of staff/sub-contractors

Requirements:

  • IT literacy, competent and organised record keeping
  • CSCS Card
  • Relevant construction qualifications
  • Minimum 5 years’ experience (recent UK based)
  • Full driving licence

Salary: Competitive and to suit experience

Bonus:  Industry-leading per project

Development: Ongoing training provided

Future: Unlimited progression opportunity

Glasgow - Quantity Surveyor

The Company:

MCR is a successful and entrepreneurial property development and investment company working across the UK with a pipeline in excess of 9,000 residential units. From offices in Manchester, London, Birmingham, and Edinburgh MCR is actively involved in acquiring, promoting and developing new residential and commercial projects.

MCR carries out all major projects with its own internal contracting arm, rather than relying on main contractors. This contracting arm is currently hiring capable Project Managers at various levels to help deliver a wide range of projects.

The Role: 

This is an exciting opportunity for somebody who is motivated and ambitious with the offer of a competitive salary along with the potential for fantastic career progression.

Responsibilities:

As a Quantity Surveyor, you will provide commercial expertise and be responsible for the financial delivery of the assigned projects to ensure that they are procured and delivered within budget, to programme and to the highest quality whilst exceeding company expectations.

You will be reporting to the Senior Project Manager and running monthly reports, costings, contract / sub-contract packages and variations. There will be a team of Project Managers working alongside you on these projects. Primarily office based with site visits for meetings and valuations.

Requirements: 

  • A degree in Quantity Surveying (BSc or equivalent)
  • Minimum 3 – 5 years’ QS experience working on a range of projects and values
  • Developer, PQS or main contracting experience
  • Experience in both pre and post contract administration including preparing cost plans, estimates, the measurement for bills of quantities, tendering & procurement, value engineering, tender reporting, valuations, and final accounts
  • Wide knowledge of Construction Industry processes and procedures
  • Technical knowledge of building materials, techniques, and systems
  • Experience in cost reporting and financial controls
  • Thorough knowledge of current forms of contract
  • Computer literate – excel/word
  • Hold a full clean driving licence
  • MRICS qualified or seeking qualification
  • Experience of Propman would be preferable but not essential
  • Confidence to deal with people at all levels

Salary: Competitive – negotiable dependant on experience

High Wycombe - Site Manager

The Company:

MCR Property Group is a real estate investment and development company focused on the strategic acquisition and repositioning of commercial, residential, industrial and retail assets across the UK.

The Role: 

MCR is currently looking to recruit an experienced site manager for a 228 unit apartment scheme in High Wycombe.

MCR is keen to secure a motivated and capable individual who can work autonomously to ensure the scheme runs smoothly and any issues are identified and handled in a timely manner to ensure delays are avoided.

Location: High Wycombe

Salary: Competitive – negotiable dependant on experience

Responsibilities: 

  • Taking full control of onsite Site Management and delivery of 228 unit residential apartment scheme.
  • Taking full responsibility for on-site Health and Safety – must hold valid SMSTS and CSCS cards.
  • Detailed sequencing and programming of works on site to ensure safe, efficient delivery of the project.
  • Providing on-site solutions as problems arise.
  • Ensuring stringent quality standards are adhered to.
  • Managing site teams to ensure compliance with HSE, Building Control and other legislative bodies.

Requirements: 

  • Minimum 5 years of site management experience.
  • Residential Experience (preferably low/medium-rise blocks utilising SFS structure).
London - Business Development Manager

The Company:

MCR Property Group is a real estate investment and development company focused on the strategic acquisition and repositioning of commercial, residential, industrial and retail assets across the UK.

The Role: 

The role will be fast-paced and varied, with business to business selling. It will require a confident self-starter who can take advantage of the high-level training and support provided, to subsequently take ownership of meeting their personal and company targets in order to achieve their earning potential.

Responsibilities: 

  • To establish strong relationships with property and investment agents to introduce their clients to the developer’s products.
  • Develop a long-term (1-3 year) tactical sales plan, short-term sales initiatives program that is set out to achieve the overall strategy.
  • To give clear precise client communication to board level on standards and delivery of clients to ensure targeted success.
  • Participate in and contribute to the development of the overall strategic sales account plan(s).
  • Provide timely and accurate forecasts built from granular data and insight providing current and future market trends and competitive activity.

Requirements:

  • Previous experience in the property investment sector is preferred however, experience in other sectors is also acceptable, providing you can prove that you possess the transferable skills.
  • The ability to listen effectively, allowing you to build strong relationships quickly and facilitate being a consultative seller.
  • Natural flair for confidently and eloquently engaging with property investment agents and clients of High net worth
  • At least 2 years experience of business to business / Customer selling.
  • A definite ambition and determination to deliver results.
  • Full UK driving license required
London - Lettings Manager

The Company:

MCR Property Group is a real estate investment and development company focused on the strategic acquisition and repositioning of commercial, residential, industrial and retail assets across the UK.

The Role: 

We are currently looking for a Lettings Manager to join our busy team in London!

We are seeking an ambitious and talented candidate to join our portfolio management team. Following the expansion of our residential portfolio, we are looking to recruit entrepreneurial residential lettings and sales managers focused on delivering high-quality tenants to our nationwide portfolio. Ideally, successful applicants should have experience in and will be responsible for the following.

Salary: negotiable dependent on experience

Location: London

Holidays: 20 days p.a

Responsibilities: 

  • Liaising with agents and office brokers to secure tenants for the company’s assets
  • To provide a marketing strategy to increase the exposure of the company’s sites
  • The negotiation of new leases and renewals
  • To have experience in multiple asset classes including residential, offices, industrial, retail and business centres
  • Have a good understanding and overview of current property market conditions
  • Proactively Network to increase occupancy throughout the portfolio
  • Increasing occupancy through referral and existing client basis.
  • Liaising with solicitors through the letting process
  • Provide market analysis for the asset management team

Requirements:

  • Track record of high performance within a letting environment.
  • A professional with the ability to deal with people at all levels.
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills
  • Sound financial acumen
  • Ambitious and Entrepreneurial
  • A Willingness to work nationwide and go that extra mile
London - Property Manager

The Company:

MCR Property Group is a real estate investment and development company focused on the strategic acquisition and repositioning of commercial, residential, industrial and retail assets across the UK.

The Role: 

We are looking to recruit a Residential Property Manager at our office in London. If you have an eye for detail, are well-organised / methodical, work well under pressure and have a positive attitude our working environment will be what you are looking for.

Responsibilities: 

  • Block management – compliance
  • Service Charge Budget setting
  • Dealing with any occupier issues appropriately
  • Creation of purchase orders/cheque requests/credit notes
  • Credit control and rent collection management
  • Liaising with accounts over payments and receipts
  • Logging and management of all maintenance issues and arrange repairs & services
  • Control of all Administration/Filing
  • Responsible for maintaining health and safety on the site
  • Sales aftercare

Requirements:

  • Relevant Block Management Experience is preferred
  • Own car and D/L is preferred but not essential.

Benefits: 

  • Hours – 9am – 6pm Mon to Fri
  • Hols 20 days p.a, phone and laptop provided
  • Salary £30,000 – negotiable dependant on experience
  • Main Office Based: Manchester
London - Quantity Surveyor

The Company:

MCR Property Group is a real estate investment and development company focused on the strategic acquisition and repositioning of commercial, residential, industrial and retail assets across the UK.

The Role: 

This is an exciting opportunity for somebody who is motivated and ambitious with the offer of a competitive salary along with the potential for fantastic career progression.

Responsibilities:

As an Intermediate/Senior Quantity Surveyor, you will provide commercial expertise and be responsible for the financial delivery of the assigned projects to ensure that they are procured and delivered within budget, to Programme and to the highest quality whilst exceeding company expectations.

You will be reporting to the Senior Project Manager/Construction Director and running monthly reports, costings, contract / sub-contract packages and variations. There will be a team of Project Managers working alongside you on these projects. Primarily office based with site visits for meetings and valuations.

Requirements: 

  • A degree in Quantity Surveying (BSc or equivalent)
  • Minimum 5 years’ QS experience working on a range of projects and values
  • Developer, PQS or main contracting experience
  • Experience in both pre and post contract administration including preparing cost plans, estimates, the measurement for bills of quantities, tendering & procurement, value engineering, tender reporting, valuations and final accounts
  • Wide knowledge of Construction Industry processes and procedures
  • Technical knowledge of building materials, techniques and systems
  • Experience in cost reporting and financial controls
  • Thorough knowledge of current forms of contract
  • Computer literate – excel/word/etc.
  • Hold a full clean driving licence
  • MRICS qualified or seeking qualification
  • Must approach problematic situations head-on, be prepared to be a sounding board and be able to provide appropriate solutions
  • Strong Interpersonal Skills
  • Confident with negotiating
  • Professional approach
  • Diplomacy and confidentiality
  • Confidence to deal with people at all levels
  • Experience of Propman would be preferable but not essential
London - Senior Sales Manager

The Company:

MCR Property Group is a real estate investment and development company focused on the strategic acquisition and repositioning of commercial, residential, industrial and retail assets across the UK.

The Role: 

Fantastic opportunity for an engaging and industrious property professional who is required to join a successful team in London.

Responsibilities:

  • To oversee the South sales team, ensure each BDM has strong relationships with property and investment agents to introduce their clients to the developer’s products.
  • Support the leadership team in developing a tactical sales plans.
  • Initiate sales strategy program that is set out to achieve quarterly and annual targets.
  • To give clear precise client communication to board level on standards and delivery of clients to ensure targeted success.
  • Participate in and contribute to the development of the overall strategic sales account plan(s).
  • Provide timely and accurate forecasts built from granular data and insight providing current and future market trends and competitive activity.

Requirements: 

  • Previous experience in the residential property sector is preferred however, experience in other sectors is also acceptable, providing you can prove that you possess the transferrable skills.
  • The ability to listen effectively, allowing you to build strong relationships quickly and facilitate being a consultative seller.
  • Previous experience in managing a sales team, preferably across regions.
  • Natural flair for confidently and eloquently engaging with property agents, development team and clients.
  • Understanding the PRS / BTR experience is a preference.
  • At least 2 years experience of business to business / Customer selling.
  • Leadership experience having previously worked at mid to senior level.
  • A definite ambition and determination to deliver results.
  • Full UK driving licence

The ideal candidate will have a minimum of 2 years’ experience in the multi-unit residential sector, will have advanced Excel modelling skills, and is keen to be part of a dynamic and commercial team.

Luton - Site Manager

The Company:

MCR Property Group is a real estate investment and development company focused on the strategic acquisition and repositioning of commercial, residential, industrial and retail assets across the UK.

The Role: 

An exciting position has just opened up for a site-based Construction Project / Site Manager. This role is a perfect opportunity for those looking for the next step up in their career or an existing PM. Our client operates a lean and fast-paced construction operation and the successful candidate will have to show a proven track record of managing building sites with particular reference to traditional house-building and civil packages.

The successful candidate will be able to hit the ground running with a desire to impress and succeed. A level head under pressure is essential.  The project is brand new and not yet out of the ground, this is the perfect opportunity to establish yourself under the guidance of the existing Senior Project Manager.

To be based full time in Luton managing the site of 140 residential apartments spread over 4 blocks. The build is a lightweight steel frame and masonry cladding. The project is just about to start on site with enabling works.

Location: Luton

Salary: £40,000-£55,000

Responsibilities: 

  • Taking full control of onsite Project Management and delivery of 91 residential units.
  • Managing on-site team and advising on necessary staff resources to deliver the project.
  • Taking full responsibility for on-site Health and Safety – must hold valid SMSTS and CSCS cards.
  • Quality management, drawing issue control, change control.
  • Detailed sequencing and programming of works on site to ensure safe, efficient delivery of the project.
  • Providing on-site solutions as problems arise whilst liaising with the Project Manager.
  • Ensuring stringent quality standards are maintained.
  • Managing site teams to ensure compliance with HSE, Building Control and other legislative bodies.

Requirements: 

  • CSCS (Black Card Preferable), SMSTS or SSSTS and First Aid at work are essential.
  • Scaffold Inspection, Lifting Operation and Combined Spaces Awareness desirable
  • Residential Experience (including low/medium-rise apartments) is essential (PLC experience would be advantageous).
  • A good level of qualifications and CPD to back up site experience will show commitment to the career path.
Luton - Site Project Manager

The Company:

MCR Property Group is a real estate investment and development company focused on the strategic acquisition and repositioning of commercial, residential, industrial and retail assets across the UK.

The Role: 

Full responsibility for the construction of 140 residential apartments spread over 4 blocks. Reporting into Senior Contracts Manager. Responsibility for master and short-term programming, coordination of full construction team to ensure development progress smoothly.

Responsibilities:

  • Taking full control of onsite Project Management and delivery of 91 residential units.
  • Managing on-site team and advising on necessary staff resources to deliver the project.
  • Taking full responsibility for on-site Health and Safety – must hold valid SMSTS and CSCS cards.
  • Quality management, drawing issue control, change control.
  • Detailed sequencing and programming of works on-site to ensure safe, efficient delivery of the project.
  • Providing on-site solutions as problems arise whilst liaising with the Project Manager.
  • Ensuring stringent quality standards are maintained.
  • Managing site teams to ensure compliance with HSE, Building Control and other legislative bodies.

Requirements:

  • CSCS (Black Card Preferable), SMSTS or SSSTS and First Aid at work are essential.
  • Scaffold Inspection, Lifting Operation and Combined Spaces Awareness desirable
  • Residential Experience (including low/medium-rise apartments) is essential (PLC experience would be advantageous).
  • A good level of qualifications and CPD to back up site experience will show commitment to the career path.

Salary: £70,000-90,000

Luton - Internal Project Manager

The Company:

MCR Property Group is a real estate investment and development company focused on the strategic acquisition and repositioning of commercial, residential, industrial and retail assets across the UK.

The Role: 

Finishing of 85 residential units which are in the final stages of being completed. Managing fit-out sub-contractors to produce a good quality finished product.

Responsibilities:

  • To take responsibility for the internal operations of multiple blocks on the site.
  • To be responsible for ensuring compliance with regulatory bodies and third parties i.e Building control, building warranty provider, fire control, Secure by Design.
  • Responsible for managing multiple trades in the sequencing of works, quality assurance, completing trade to trade hander over sheets and finalising snagging lists for completion.
  • Undertaking daily & weekly contractor meetings ensuring works are on programme and QA procedures are being followed.
  • Implementing the Project Management Plan, including all site procedures and practices and completing records and documentation.
  • To assist with procurement activities of site handyman/labourer needs.
  • To be responsible for the delivery of MCR projects.
  • To be responsible for the management and monitoring of Health and Safety for the technical officers ensuring that H&S policy and procedure are being complied with at all times.
  • To be responsible for performance management by target setting & monitoring to ensure performance.
  • Keeping site diaries, including records of subcontractor attendance and progress.
  • Managing direct and subcontract labour and keeping records and allocation sheets.
  • Completing site inductions for internal trades when required.
  • Advising on buildability issues as required.
  • To effectively demonstrate service improvements by being proactive with a strong focus on value for money and performance at all times

 Requirements:

  • 5 years minimum previous experience in a management role
  • Valid CSCS Card
  • SMSTS – Desired
  • Health and Safety training – desired
  • Motivated and able to self-manage the internal operations

Location: Newlands Road, Luton (Site)

Salary: £50,000-60,000

Hours of Duty: 07:30 – 17:00

Manchester - Building Manager

The Company:

MCR Property Group is a real estate investment and development company focused on the strategic acquisition and repositioning of commercial, residential, industrial and retail assets across the UK.

The Role: 

The Building Manager has overall responsibility and management of the facilities at Universal Square, ensuring the smooth running of the building, delivering first-class customer service, statutory compliance, overseeing the development of staff and maintaining budgetary control.

Delivering high levels of customer service and customer satisfaction is the main focus of the role helping to meet the expectations and requirements of the customer and MCR Property Group.

Playing a key role in implementing company policy at the operational level, the building manager will achieve and maintain high standards at all times. A ‘hands-on role’, to include working closely with the centre team and with the Board of Directors, the candidate will promote a good teamwork environment and ensure the centre team are motivated and staff retention is high.

Key Responsibilities:

  • To ensure the fabric of the building both externally and internally is maintained and serviced to a high standard in accordance with agreed budgets. This includes the achievement of all key performance indicators reference those set by the Company
  • To be responsible for the drafting, monitoring and reporting of the service charge budget and expenditure for the site(s).
  • To carry out regular inspection audits of the site(s) and take/organise remedial action if and where required.
  • To ensure the agreed planned maintenance programme is carried out in accordance with the laid down timetables
  • To ensure the building remains compliant at all times.
  • Conduct regular inspections of the building fabric and take appropriate action when required
  • To work with key stakeholders and external consultants in ensuring a maintenance and repair programme is in place
  • To compile and maintain records relating to the site(s); e.g. asset register, plans, plant testing, etc., taking any action which may be required
  • To nurture and develop an effective working relationship with the tenants and ensure operational queries raised by them are dealt with efficiently
  • To chair where relevant tenant meetings, and to participate accordingly, both individual and group
  • To ensure all health and safety audits are carried out in accordance with the planned programme and all follow-up actions carried out within due timetable in accordance with all the Health and Safety requirements
  • To be responsible for Environmental management on site, in compliance with client policies
  • To ensure fire and other evacuations are carried out on a regular basis in accordance with the health and safety requirements. This includes ensuring the emergency plan and related site maps are continually updated.
  • To liaise with local authorities as appropriate
  • To oversee and manage major work programmes on-site, acting as the liaison point for all parties involved, including on-site and external contractors
  • To produce regular management reports in accordance with the needs of the business.
  • Direct line management responsibility of onsite personnel. Ensure all personnel are trained in accordance with the needs of their roles. This includes carrying out regular performance reviews, setting objectives for appraisals and general people management.
  • To oversee and regularly review the work carried out by contractors to ensure the required standards are achieved and maintained in accordance with the contractual agreement
  • Any other duties in accordance with the needs of the business.

Job Type: Full-time

Salary: £30,000.00-£35,000.00 per year

Experience: Building management and Facilities management experience 5-10 years minimum

Location: Manchester – Universal Square

Hours Monday to Friday 8.30 am – 6.00 pm

Manchester - Buyer | Rafay Mussarat Health Care Foundation

Rafay Mussarat Health Care Foundation was created in 2019, our mission being to build charity run hospitals in Pakistan, the first of which will be a mother and child focus hospital in the Punjab region. The hospital site is purchased and is just outside of the main town of Mianwali, situated near the renowned Namal Institute. The 200-bed hospital will soon be built as we are entering the contractor appointment process, the design being now complete.

To ensure that the foundation’s operational needs are met, taking into account price, quality and delivery and to ensure continuity of supply; we are looking for an experienced buyer of medical equipment to be based in our  Manchester office.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Purchase medical equipment, goods, materials, components or services in line with specified cost, quality and delivery targets.
  • Support the purchasing function and other relevant departments and communicate any supply problems, which may affect charity operations.
  • Act as an interface between suppliers and other relevant departments with regard to purchasing processes for new projects and activities.
  • Monitor and advise on any issues, which present risks or opportunities to the organisation.
  • Provide analysis on costs, new and existing and review cost reduction activities.
  • Prepare reports and updates as and when required.
  • Work closely with others in the procurement function and review opportunities for the continuous improvement of the foundation.
  • Negotiating contracts, improving prices and terms of business with suppliers and review opportunities to make savings for the foundation, utilising negotiation and procurement best practice tools and methods.
  • Prepare/raise purchase orders and order schedules.
  • Build, maintain and manage supplier relationships and keep up good communications.
  • Ensure that a professional and consistent approach is taken in relation to all supplier relationships.
  • Ensure compliance to company guidelines, purchasing policies, procedures, guidance during supplier negotiations and contracts award process.
  • Conduct research for new components and suppliers.
  • Compile data relating to supplier performance to enable evaluation.
  • Assess and evaluate suppliers and contribute to performance reviews to ensure contract compliance.
  • Contact suppliers to resolve price, quality, and delivery or invoice issues.

Skills and Attributes:

  • Able to build and maintain effective and productive relationships with staff, stakeholders and suppliers.
  • Good communication, negotiation, interpersonal and influencing skills.
  • Analytical and numerically astute with strong demonstrated problem-solving abilities.
  • Able to manage time effectively, prioritise tasks and achieve/set targets.
  • Able to work well under pressure and handle emergency and stressful situations.
  • Keen attention to detail and accuracy.

Experience Levels:

  • Good knowledge of purchasing, negotiation, commercial understanding and cost breakdown of medical equipment.
  • Experience in working closely with suppliers and manufacturers.
  • Able to add value, reduce costs and input to business improvements.
  • Computer literate, with advanced Excel skills/abilities.

Location: Manchester

Salary: Negotiable, depending on experience and references

Manchester - Cleaner

We have a Part-time position as a Cleaning Operative at our busy Universal Square Site in Manchester.

You will be required to work 4 hours per day 1600hrs- 2000hrs Monday – Friday with some opportunity for extra hours, as the business requires.

Responsibilities Include;

  • Promoting and maintaining a high standard of cleanliness and hygiene within the building
  • To follow cleaning schedules and plans
  • To ensure safe use and storage of cleaning materials
  • To operate mechanical cleaning aids such as vacuum cleaner, carpet cleaner, etc within operating instructions and safety guides ensuring they are safe to use, clean and defects reported.

The successful candidate will possess previous cleaning or domestic experience. Knowledge of Health & Safety legislation and good working knowledge of infection control procedures.

Previous experience of working with people in a commercial setting is desirable but not essential, as full training will be provided.

Job Type: Part-time

Salary: £8.91 per hour

Manchester - Client-Side Commercial Property Manager

The Company: 

MCR Property Group is a real estate investment and development company focused on the strategic acquisition and repositioning of commercial, residential, industrial and retail assets across the UK.

Responsibilities:

To deal with all aspects of property management of a diverse and varied commercial property portfolio.

  • Responsible for managing a portfolio of Commercial Properties
  • Maximising asset income streams for the company
  • Carry out regular property inspections to ensure properties are being proactively managed
  • Coordinating any reactive planned repairs or maintenance
  • Ensuring all Landlord & Tenant lease obligations are complied with
  • Appointing contractors and liaising with Estates Administrator / Building Managers where necessary
  • Carrying out site visits to investigate and oversee maintenance issues and repairs
  • Producing inventories and schedule of condition
  • Responsible for liaising with the Landlords and Tenants on a regular basis
  • Creating good working relations with occupiers
  • Good understanding of  current property market conditions and legislation
  • Ensuring all rents due are collected and taking the appropriate action to recover the outstanding debt, working in close liaison with the Finance team
  • Responsible Service Charge Management including producing the budgets and reconciliations
  • Approving invoices and providing correct allocation under the service charge codes
  • Negotiating new leases carrying out rent reviews and lease renewals
  • Assist with analysis and evaluation of commercial opportunities

Salary: £40k plus p/a – Dependent on experience

RICS qualified (ideal but not essential)

Manchester - Commercial Accountant

The Company:

MCR is a successful young dynamic responsible group with a portfolio of assets across the UK. We are looking to recruit a Commercial Accountant based at our head office in Manchester. If you have an eye for detail, are well-organised / methodical, work well under pressure and have a positive attitude our working environment will be what you are looking for.

Duties Include:

  • Working closing with lenders for all property financing requirements
  • Analysing lenders terms to work out best terms as per group requirements
  • Working with lenders and internal staff to make sure all lender requirements are met as per facility agreements
  • Liaising with both internal staff and suppliers to resolve issues
  • Reporting – preparation of various cost/spend analysis reports for both site and senior level.
  • Provide day-to-day financial support to the Directors

Knowledge/Skills Required:

  • Property finance background
  • Qualified Accountant
  • Experience with working with lenders
  • Excellent excel skills

Salary: £50,000-£55,000 p.a

Holiday: 20 days pa + bank holiday

Manchester - Corporate Solicitor

The Company:

MCR is a successful young dynamic responsible group with a portfolio of assets across the UK. We are looking to recruit a Corporate Solicitor based at our head office in Manchester. If you have an eye for detail, are well-organised / methodical, work well under pressure and have a positive attitude our working environment will be what you are looking for.

The Role: 

A new opportunity has arisen for an experienced Corporate Solicitor to join a highly regarded team.

MCR Property Group is an investment and development company, which works across a wide variety of sectors, including; residential, student accommodation, offices, retail and industrial.

MCR has an aggressive appetite to grow its business over the next 5 years. We require a like-minded, dedicated and hardworking Experience Corporate Solicitor to join our team at Head Office in Manchester.

Corporate Solicitor duties:

  • You will work and advise on a range of matters to include real estate finance, acquisition finance, project finance, equity investment, general corporate matters and corporate debt.
  • 2-5 years PQE
  • You will come from a solid background in general banking and finance and your experience is likely to cover a variety of finance transactions including Acquisition, Leveraged, Funds, Structured, and Real Estate, High Yield, Project and other forms of finance.
  • Rafting, negotiation, reviewing and assessing a wide range of financial services legal documents including general corporate banking, leveraged and acquisition finance, structured finance, derivatives documentation and key fund documentation, and related material contracts.
  • Strong knowledge of financial services regulatory space.

Corporate Solicitor requirements:

  • Committed team player and adapt well to new challenges
  • Professional with a pro-active approach; excellent client care skills and ability to deal with client matters in a sensitive manner and resolve complicated practicalities
  • Excellent networking and communication skills with the ability to successfully market the Company and generate new business
  • Excellent analytical and organizational skills
  • Ability to use own initiative and sound judgment
  • Working knowledge of dealing in developments
  • Excellent IT Skills -familiar with Microsoft Office applications and document management skills

Benefits:

  • Competitive Salary
  • Benefits Study Support
  • Parking
  • Gym membership
  • Career Development & Opportunities
Manchester - Graphic Design Lead

The Company:

MCR is a successful young dynamic responsible group with a portfolio of assets across the UK. We are looking to recruit a Graphic Design Lead based at our head office in Manchester. If you have an eye for detail, are well-organised / methodical, work well under pressure and have a positive attitude our working environment will be what you are looking for.

The Role:

MCR have a new designer vacancy to bolster the existing in-house design & marketing function to work across branding, design, creative and digital functions.

We are the talented sales & marketing function of our company, one of the country’s largest independent property groups working from the Head Office in Manchester, you will work with fellow graphic designers, 3D visualizations specialists and brand strategists to create world-class placemaking and development brands.

This role gives the scope and flexibility to support the group’s efforts to build a leading property developer by pushing creative boundaries and showcasing your passion and skill for design. They are currently focused on growth, and this role presents a unique opportunity to, owning the creative output of their development brands across the UK working across brand identity, print, website design and using our external partners to build, videos and all brand assets.

A successful candidate will need proven experience across both digital and brand and is willing to lead the graphic design function. Our client is looking for someone who can push the boundaries, deliver breakthrough change and be an ambassador for our client.

This is a great opportunity to join a growing company where no two days will be the same! You will report to the Marketing Director, who is your team leader and an experienced Creative & Marketing Director at various in-house and agency roles. The ideal candidate will be willing to roll up their sleeves and grow with them, with pay reviews every 12 months.

Responsibilities: 

  • You will be responsible to ensure that every brand identity is truly aligned to their value proposition “Building Lifestyle Experiences”
  • You will be responsible for creating the most effective and persuasive work across all our different communication channels (identity, branding, web, pitches, brochures, etc).
  • Grow, define and develop their homes & group brand *currently work in progress
  • To explore new trends and technique
  • To produce high-quality graphic design outputs
  • applying creative flair, current standards and industry trends
  • Introduce new creative direction backed with rationale and be able to articulate this.

Requirements:

  • Proven experience in branding and digital design
  • Exceptional creativity and innovation.
  • Extensive experience with Illustrator, Photoshop, Indesign, After effects and XD
  • You must have a relevant degree or at least 4 years of experience in a Graphic Design role
  • Be able to think creatively and problem solve when faced with new challenges
  • You must be skilled in design, layout and typography with an excellent eye for detail
  • Be enthusiastic, push your ideas, be personable and get stuck in
  • Be able to manage multiple work streams effectively to meet deadlines
  • You will have the ability to work independently, multi-task and deliver quality work in an efficient manner
  • Experience with video production, animation and gifs would be a benefit but not essential

Location: Manchester City Centre

Working hours: 40 hours

Contract type: Permanent

Salary: £28,000-£35,000

Holidays: 22 days + Bank Holiday

Benefits package: Free onsite parking + Free onsite gym

Manchester - Management Accountant

The Company:

MCR is a successful young dynamic responsible group with a portfolio of assets across the UK. We are looking to recruit a Management Accountant -Construction/Development based at our head office in Manchester. If you have an eye for detail, are well-organised / methodical, work well under pressure and have a positive attitude our working environment will be what you are looking for.

Responsibilities:

  • Preparation of quarterly and year-end accounts.
  • Preparation and submission of VAT returns.
  • Daily Banking and Bank Account Reconciliations.
  • Reporting – preparation of various cost/spend analysis reports for both site and senior level.
  • Provide day-to-day financial support to the business leads, including ad-hoc requests and analysis.
  • Supporting colleagues responsible for purchase ledger.
  • Review and complete payment runs with senior members of staff.
  • Support Project/Site Management.
  • Liaising with both internal staff and suppliers to resolve issues.

Knowledge/Skills Required:

  • Relevant accounting experience from within the Construction Industry.
  • Understanding of VAT Rates used within the industry.
  • Knowledge of CIS requirements and processes.
  • Sage Line 50
  • Excellent excel skills
  • Good Team Player

Salary: £35,000 p.a

Location: Manchester

Manchester - Project Manager

The Company:

MCR is a successful and entrepreneurial property development and investment company working across the UK with a pipeline in excess of 9,000 residential units. From offices in Manchester, London, Birmingham, and Edinburgh MCR is actively involved in acquiring, promoting and developing new residential and commercial projects.

MCR carries out all major projects with its own internal contracting arm, rather than relying on main contractors. This contracting arm is currently hiring capable Project Managers at various levels to help deliver a wide range of projects.

As we want our Project Managers to assume the lead and take ownership of individual projects we need flexible people who have good enough knowledge of all stages of project delivery.

Project Manager Responsibilities:

  • End to end project management from inception through to delivery
  • To be responsible for ensuring a customer focused service, whilst achieving key performance targets and value for money including compliance with H&S regulations
  • To take responsibility for the effective, efficient and consistent communication of information and monitoring of budgets and progress in relation to a project.

MCR owns and carries out project work across a range of sectors, on refurbishments worth £100k to new build schemes with GDV’s of hundreds of millions of £’s. Depending on your experience you will be expected to either work as part of a delivery team or independently depending on the size and complexities of each project.

Example tasks that you will have been involved with to some degree already and that your role with us will involve the following elements:

  • Assisting in pre-planning and acquisition discussions to help with appraisal process
  • Appointment of consultant teams and specialist/statutory surveys and investigations
  • Working with design teams
  • Knowledge and ability to assist or create basic tender packages
  • Managing tender processes and displaying commerciality.
  • Working with QS/design management/contracts teams in-house where appropriate
  • Qualified/Full knowledge of H&S processes and implementation
  • Contract monitoring, valuations
  • Local authority/statutory body inspections
  • Management of staff/sub-contractors

Project Manager Requirements:

  • IT literacy, competent and organised record keeping
  • CSCS Card
  • Relevant construction qualifications
  • Minimum 5 years’ experience (recent UK based)
  • Full driving licence

Location: Manchester Office – sites in NW or Yorkshire

Salary: Competitive and to suit experience

Manchester - Property Management Accountant

The Company:

MCR is a successful and entrepreneurial property development and investment company working across the UK with a pipeline in excess of 9,000 residential units. From offices in Manchester, London, Birmingham, and Edinburgh MCR is actively involved in acquiring, promoting and developing new residential and commercial projects.

We are looking to recruit an ambitious and self-motivated Property Management Accountant for our Office in Manchester. The successful candidate for this autonomous role will be responsible for delivering the highest level of service and support. In this standalone role the postholder will be required to work unsupervised and manage their own workload. This is a fast paced and varied role therefore a flexible and adaptable approach to changing situations and the ability to remain calm under pressure is essential.

Responsibilities:

  • Preparation of Quarterly Management Accounts
  • Managing a Portfolio of Property Accounts
  • Daily bank reconciliations.
  • Balance Sheet Reconciliations and analysis
  • VAT Reconciliation
  • Accrual, Journals
  • Quarterly VAT Returns
  • Year End Accounts support
  • Performance Analysis

Essential Requirements: 

  • ACCA, CIMA Part Qualified, Qualified By Experience
  • Previous experience as a Property Accountant in the property sector is preferable but not essential.
  • Proactive Attitude, Well Organised
  • Good excel skills, V Lookups & Pivot Tables
  • Excellent Team Player

Benefits:

  • Competitive Salary
  • Benefits Study Support
  • Parking
  • Gym membership
  • Career Development & Opportunities
Manchester - Property Manager

The Company:

MCR is a successful and entrepreneurial property development and investment company working across the UK with a pipeline of residential, commercial and industrial units. From offices in Manchester, London, Birmingham, and Edinburgh. We are looking to recruit a Residential Property Manager at our head office based in Manchester. If you have an eye for detail, are well-organised / methodical, work well under pressure and have a positive attitude our working environment will be what you are looking for.

Residential Property Manager Responsibilities:

  • Block management – compliance
  • Service Charge Budget setting
  • Dealing with any occupier issues appropriately
  • Creation of purchase orders/cheque requests/credit notes
  • Credit control and rent collection management
  • Liaising with accounts overpayments and receipts
  • Logging and management of all maintenance issues and arrange repairs & services
  • Control of all Administration/Filing
  • Responsible for maintaining health and safety on the site
  • Sales aftercare

Residential Property & Lettings Manager Requirements:

  • Relevant Block Management Experience is preferred
  • Own car and D/L is preferred but not essential.

Residential Property & Lettings Manager Benefits:

  • Hours – 9am – 6pm Mon to Fri
  • Hols 20 days p.a, phone and laptop provided
  • Salary £25,000 – negotiable dependant on experience
  • Main Office Based: Manchester
Manchester - Service Charge Accountant

The Company:

MCR is a successful young dynamic responsible group with a portfolio of assets across the UK. We are looking to recruit a Service Charge Accountant based at our head office in Manchester. If you have an eye for detail, are well-organised / methodical, work well under pressure and have a positive attitude our working environment will be what you are looking for.

Responsibilities:

  • Service charge reconciliations and production of certificates
  • Raising balancing charge demands
  • Working closely with the Asset Managers in respect of producing budgets and year-end accounts.
  • Calculation of cost apportionments within schedules
  • Setting up properties and budgets on the system
  • Bank reconciliations of rent and service charge accounts
  • Raising ad-hoc recharges to client
  • Producing reports as requested

Skillset and experience:

  • Previous experience in service charge accounting
  • Enjoys interacting with a team and communicating with the wider office
  • Good knowledge of Excel
  • Previous experience of using Propman is desirable

Salary: £30k – £33k per annum

Holiday: 20 days + bank holiday

Manchester - Quantity Surveyor

The Company:

MCR is a successful and entrepreneurial property development and investment company working across the UK with a pipeline of residential, commercial and industrial units. From offices in Manchester, London, Birmingham, and Edinburgh.

The Role:

This is an exciting opportunity for somebody who is motivated and ambitious with the offer of a competitive salary along with the potential for fantastic career progression.

Quantity Surveyor Duties:

As a Quantity Surveyor, you will provide commercial expertise and be responsible for the financial delivery of the assigned projects to ensure that they are procured and delivered within budget, to programme and to the highest quality whilst exceeding company expectations.

You will be reporting to the Senior Project Manager and running monthly reports, costings, contract / sub-contract packages and variations. There will be a team of Project Managers working alongside you on these projects. Primarily office based with site visits for meetings and valuations

Quantity Surveyor Requirements:

  • A degree in Quantity Surveying (BSc or equivalent)
  • Minimum 3 – 5 years’ QS experience working on a range of projects and values
  • Developer, PQS or main contracting experience
  • Experience of both pre and post contract administration including preparing cost plans,
  • estimates, measurement for bills of quantities, tendering & procurement, value engineering, tender reporting, valuations, and final accounts
  • Wide knowledge of Construction Industry processes and procedures
  • Technical knowledge of building materials, techniques, and systems
  • Experience in cost reporting and financial controls
  • Thorough knowledge of current forms of contract
  • Computer literate – excel/word
  • Hold a full clean driving licence
  • MRICS qualified or seeking qualification
  • Experience of Propman would be preferable but not essential
  • Confidence to deal with people at all levels

We offer for you:

  • Competitive salary – negotiable dependant on experience
  • Benefits Study Support
  • Parking
  • Gym membership
  • Career Development & Opportunities
Rochester - Brick Layer

The Company:

MCR Property Group is a National Investment and Development Company, which works across a wide variety of commercial and residential sectors including Offices, Industrial, Shopping Centres, Retail, Student, and Residential.

The Role: 

MCR Property Group is recruiting for skilled Bricklayer in the Rochester area to be responsible for constructing brickwork for a building. The Bricklayer must be able to read and analyse building plans, check specifications, determine the most accurate layout, and mark guidelines. You should also be able to mix mortar powder, sand, clay, and water correctly to obtain an acceptable consistency.

Bricklayers are skilled craftsmen responsible for constructing brickwork by laying bricks using the correct mortar mixture. They are knowledgeable about the different types of bricks available and how to construct or repair walls in accordance with industry standards.

To succeed as a Bricklayer, you should be detail-oriented and display the necessary knowledge and skill to build walls, houses or other building structures. Ultimately, a good Bricklayer should maintain a high standard of workmanship with safety and precision. The building, when completed, must be admired and appreciated as the work of a craftsman.

Working hours: 7:30am – 5:00pm

Contract type: Permanent

Salary: £35,000

Holidays: 20 days plus bank holidays

Benefits package: Company Pension Scheme

Responsibilities:

  • Interpret and understand building plans.
  • Determine the materials required.
  • Measure distance from reference points.
  • Calculate angles and determining the vertical and horizontal alignment of courses.
  • Lay bricks using mortar as a binder and a trowel to level.
  • Fasten bricks with wire clamps or cement.
  • Working safely on scaffolds and swing stages at various heights.
  • Use equipment and tools effectively to perform basic construction tasks.

Requirements: 

  • A minimum of 1-years industry experience on a construction site.
  • Knowledge of materials, methods and the tools involved in bricklaying and the construction of buildings.
  • Problem-solving ability.
  • Ability to work independently or as part of a team.
  • Physically fit and able to stand for long periods.
  • Valid CSCS card (Blue or Gold)
  • Your own tools
Rochester - Site Labourer

The Company:

MCR Property Group is a National Investment and Development Company, which works across a wide variety of commercial and residential sectors including Offices, Industrial, Shopping Centres, Retail, Student, and Residential.

The Role: 

We are currently seeking General Labourer to work on various prestigious sites across Rochester.

Job Type: Full-time

Working hours: 7:30am – 5:00pm

Salary: £26,000

Holidays: 20 days plus bank holidays

Benefits package: Company Pension Scheme

Responsibilities:

  • General site labouring duties.
  • Keeping site clean and tidy.
  • Loading rubbish and waste materials into skips
  • Carry material up and down the stairs
  • Assisting trades on-site if required
  • Carrying out directions from site managers and supervisors.
  • Clearing general debris and ensure compliance with the housekeeping policy
  • Ensure that materials are protected in accordance with the site material storage strategy
  • Maintain site presentation including tidiness and organisation of storage areas
  • Minimise any loss or damage to materials
  • Report any damage immediately to the Site Manager
  • To ensure that the site is adequately secured at all times.
  • To work with the site team to ensure trades have supplies, equipment as necessary in order for them to fulfil their role.
  • To use protective equipment, substances, tools and equipment in accordance with instructions and training given.
  • To ensure the site is operated safely and any incidents are reported to site management. 

Requirements:

  • PPE – Safety Boots, Hard Hat and Hi-Vis
  • Previous experience working on site
  • Ability to carry out physical tasks such as lift and carryon
  • Applicants must have green CSCS and UTR number
Rochester - Site Manager

The Company:

MCR Property Group is a real estate investment and development company focused on the strategic acquisition and repositioning of commercial, residential, industrial and retail assets across the UK.

The Role: 

We are seeking a Site Manager to join our team, working on an exciting residential development in Kent. The role will be working closely with Senior Project Managers to manage a £30m+ GDV scheme in Rochester, Kent, but with the opportunity to progress with further schemes in the future.

This is an exciting and fast-paced scheme, and we are looking for a driven individual who will be self-starting and motivated by the successful delivery of the project.

Our Project Managers lead and manage the delivery of large scale residential developments across the Group and require support on a high-profile residential scheme in Rochester, Kent.

As Site Manager, you will assist the Project Management team by managing and coordinating the delivery of Phase 1 (comprising a refurbishment of the existing hospital building into 86 units). In the next four months, Phase 2 will commence and will see the construction of 2 new-build blocks as well as another refurbishment of one of the old hospital buildings. The intention is that the successful applicant will then be assigned to Phase 2.

Salary: Negotiable, depending on the level of experience and qualifications

Benefits:

  • 20 days holiday and additional bank holidays
  • Opportunity to continue personal professional development, and gain qualifications/certification sponsored by the company
  • Company phone and laptop

Responsibilities:

  • Assist Project Managers with the overall management of the project, to ensure the scheme is delivered on time, on budget and to the Group’s quality standard.
  • Assist in the management of design consultants to ensure that all design information is received, coordinated and distributed to the wider team.
  • Prepare and track programmes, with supporting documents for the monitoring of progress, and reporting to senior management.
  • Be responsible for the commercial administration, in creating purchase orders, tender packs and appointment letters.
  • Write scoping documents for tender packs and assess progress in monthly subcontractor valuations.
  • Manage the pre-distribution of information and taking of minutes from all meetings together with updated programmes and status reports.
  • Liaise and negotiate where necessary with statutory authorities, local planning authorities and consultants to ensure projects achieve the set objectives and programmes.

Requirements: 

  • Previous construction experience in a similar role, preferably within the residential or the new-build sector. Previous experience working with a Tier 1 main contractor is preferred.
  • A strong understanding of UK building regulations and health and safety requirements
  • Strong commercial knowledge and experience in cost monitoring and budget control
  • Have had previous responsibility for overseeing health and safety, technical and commercial matters on a similar project
  • Understanding of construction procurement
  • Strong knowledge and experience of relevant IT systems and experience with MS Office
  • Strong academic record with an undergraduate degree (or equivalent) in a construction / real estate related discipline
  • Excellent oral and written communication skills, and strong time-management

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