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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.

Vacancies

Bristol - Project Manager

Location: Bristol Office

Salary: £55,000 to £75,000 – to suit experience

MCR Property Group is recruiting for Project Managers to join our successful and expanding team based in Bristol!

We are a successful and entrepreneurial property development and investment company working across the UK with a pipeline in excess of 9,000 residential units, multiple commercial sites including hundreds of acres of new warehousing and many other commercial units.

With the vast pipeline of new build projects in commercial and residential, we are hiring project managers from a range of sectors.

MCR owns and carries out projects across a range of sectors – refurbishments worth £100k to new build schemes with GDV’s worth hundreds of millions. 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.

Responsibilities include but is not limited to the following:

  • Ensuring all pre-commencement duties are fulfilled
  • Working with our internal planning department and end project sales team you will be responsible for end-to-end project management from inception through to delivery
  • Delivered on time, on budget and to the brief
  • We own our projects but we still expect and provide a customer-focused service, whilst achieving key performance targets and value for money
  • Provide leadership and compliance with H&S regulations
  • Responsibility for effective, efficient and consistent communication of information and monitoring of budgets and progress in relation to each project
  • Manage day to day and diary management for staff and subcontractors
  • Weekly reports to the senior PM, asset manager and the CEO
  • Appoint and arrange local authority / statutory body inspections
  • Ability to create tender packages and to manage the process and display commerciality

Skills & Requirements:

  • Relevant construction qualifications and experience
  • Minimum 5 years’ experience (recent UK based)
  • Experience in contract monitoring and valuations
  • CSCS Card
  • Analytic skills
  • Proven ability to “hit the ground running”

The Benefits:

  • On-site gym membership and parking
  • Career progression & opportunities
  • Additional company benefits
Bristol - Quantity Surveyor

MCR Property Group are recruiting a Quantity Surveyor to join our successful and expanding team!

As a Quantity Surveyor you will be providing commercial expertise and be responsible for the financial delivery of the assigned projects. To ensure that they are procured and delivered within budget.

Based in Bristol, you will be reporting to the Senior Project Manager / Construction Director and running monthly reports, costings, contract / subcontract packages and variations. There will be a team of Project Managers working alongside you on these projects.

Responsibilities:

  • Experience of pre and post contract administration including preparing cost plans, estimates, tendering and procurement, value engineering, tender report, valuation and accounts
  • Knowledge of the Construction industry processes and procedures
  • Knowledge of building materials, techniques and systems
  • Developer, PQS or main contracting experience
  • Experience in cost reporting and financial controls
  • Extensive knowledge of the construction industry processes and procedure
  • Thorough knowledge of current forms of contract
  • Excellent communication and presentation skills, both verbal and written

Qualifications:

  • Degree in Quantity Surveying (BSc or equivalent)
  • MRICS qualified or seeking qualification
  • Minimum 3 years’ experience as a QS experience, working on a range of projects
  • UK based Construction experience
  • Experience of Propman would be preferable but not essential

The Benefits:

  • Salary – £55k to £75k
  • Benefits study support
  • On-site gym membership and parking
  • Career progression & opportunities
  • Additional company benefits

About MCR:

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 its expanding team. Good remuneration on a project by project basis and the opportunity to grow with the company

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: £60-75k depending on experience.

Bonus:  Industry-leading per project

Development: Ongoing training provided

Future: Unlimited progression opportunity

High Wycombe - Site Manager

Site Manager – High Wycombe

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

Key Roles/Responsibilities:

  • Taking full control of onsite Site Management and delivery of 228 unit residential apartment scheme.
  • Taking full responsibility of on site Health and Safety – must hold valid SMSTS and CSCS cards.
  • Detailed sequencing and programming of works onsite to ensure safe, efficient delivery of the project.
  • Providing on site solutions as problems arise.
  • Ensuring stringent quality standards are adhered.
  • Managing site teams to ensure compliance with HSE, Building Control and other legislative bodies.
  • Minimum 5 years site management experience.
  • Residential Experience (preferably low/medium rise blocks utilising SFS structure).

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.

Salary:              £45-60k DOE

Location:          High Wycombe

Training:           Company happy to support continual professional development

Holidays:          20 days p.a

London - Business Development Manager

MCR Homes successfully launched three years ago as the residential sales arm of a national residential developer. With the remit of having a focus on homeowners, FTB – help to buy, new and experienced investors.

The company’s success within the property market is based on offering a refreshing consultative relationship sales approach combined with a sustainable high-quality products.

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
  • 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

The Benefits:

  • Salary – £40,000 – £45,000 plus uncapped commission
  • Location – London
  • On-site gym membership and parking
  • Career progression & opportunities
  • Additional company benefits
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 – £40,000 negotiable dependant on experience
  • Main Office Based: Manchester
London - Project Manager

Location: London Office

Salary: £65,000 to £75,000 – to suit experience

MCR Property Group are recruiting for Project Managers to join our successful and expanding team based in London!

We are a successful and entrepreneurial property development and investment company working across the UK with a pipeline in excess of 9,000 residential units, multiple commercial sites including hundreds of acres of new warehousing and many other commercial units.

With the vast pipeline of new build projects in commercial and residential, we are hiring project managers from a range of sectors.

MCR owns and carries out projects across a range of sectors – refurbishments worth £100k to new build schemes with GDV’s worth hundreds of millions. 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.

 

Responsibilities include but is not limited to the following:

  • Ensuring all pre-commencement duties are fulfilled
  • Working with our internal planning department and end project sales team you will be responsible for end-to-end project management from inception through to delivery
  • Delivered on time, on budget and to the brief
  • We own our projects but we still expect and provide a customer focused service, whilst achieving key performance targets and value for money
  • Provide leadership and compliance with H&S regulations
  • Responsibility for effective, efficient and consistent communication of information and monitoring of budgets and progress in relation to each project
  • Manage day to day and diary management for staff and subcontractors
  • Weekly reports to the senior PM, asset manager and the CEO
  • Appoint and arrange local authority / statutory body inspections
  • Ability to create tender packages and to manage the process and display commerciality

Skills & Requirements:

  • Relevant construction qualifications and experience
  • Minimum 5 years’ experience (recent UK based)
  • Experience in contract monitoring and valuations
  • CSCS Card
  • Analytic skills

The Benefits:

  • On-site gym membership and parking
  • Career progression & opportunities
  • Additional company benefits
London - Quantity Surveyor

MCR Property Group are recruiting a Quantity Surveyor to join our successful and expanding team!

As a Quantity Surveyor you will be providing commercial expertise and be responsible for the financial delivery of the assigned projects. To ensure that they are procured and delivered within budget.

Based in London, you will be reporting to the Senior Project Manager / Construction Director and running monthly reports, costings, contract / subcontract packages and variations. There will be a team of Project Managers working alongside you on these projects.

Responsibilities:

  • Experience of pre and post contract administration including preparing cost plans, estimates, tendering and procurement, value engineering, tender report, valuation and accounts
  • Knowledge of the Construction industry processes and procedures
  • Knowledge of building materials, techniques and systems
  • Developer, PQS or main contracting experience
  • Experience in cost reporting and financial controls
  • Extensive knowledge of the construction industry processes and procedure
  • Thorough knowledge of current forms of contract
  • Excellent communication and presentation skills, both verbal and written

Qualifications:

  • Degree in Quantity Surveying (BSc or equivalent)
  • MRICS qualified or seeking qualification
  • Minimum 3 years’ experience as a QS experience, working on a range of projects
  • UK based Construction experience
  • Experience of Propman would be preferable but not essential

The Benefits:

  • Salary – £55k to £75k
  • Benefits study support
  • On-site gym membership and parking
  • Career progression & opportunities
  • Additional company benefits

About MCR:

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 its expanding team. Good remuneration on a project by project basis and the opportunity to grow with the company.

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 - Decorative Handyman Operative

Location: Luton

Salary: £20,000 to £30,000 – DOE

We are a successful and entrepreneurial property development and investment company working across the UK with a pipeline in excess of 9,000 residential units, multiple commercial sites including hundreds of acres of new warehousing and many other commercial units.

We are looking for an experienced all round candidate to assist with general property maintenance and cyclical decoration. We’re looking for someone who is flexible with their hours and has a range of skills, who can meet the site needs.

Operative Duties:

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

Skills & Requirements:

  • Entry – NVQ Level 2 minimum or relevant experience
  • Background in construction, commercial buildings or office maintenance
  • Comparable experience in similar roles
  • Own tools required
  • Driving license and access to a car – occasional visit to other sites will be required

The Benefits:

  • Mileage paid 30p per mile
  • Career progression & opportunities
  • Additional company benefits
Luton - General Labourer

We are currently seeking General Labourers to work on a prestigious site in Luton.

Must hold appropriate CSCS card.

Daily responsibilities will include:

  • General site labouring duties.
  • Lock and unlock apartments ahead of trades.
  • Keeping site clean and tidy.
  • Clean welfare as required.
  • Ensure stores are kept tidy and secured.
  • 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 supervisor.
  • 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 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 site is operated safely and any incidents are reported to site management.

Requirements for the role

  • 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 at minimum

Job Type: Full-time

Working hours: 7:30am – 4:30pm (1 hour unpaid breaks)

Salary: £20-30k DOE

Holidays: 20 days plus bank holidays

Benefits package: Company Pension Scheme

Luton - Internal Project Manager

Location: Newlands Road, Luton (On-Site)

Salary: DOE

Hours of Duty: 07:30 – 17:00

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.

Internal Project Manager Duties:

  • 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 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 handy man / 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 the keeping of 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

Internal Project Manager 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

If you feel like you meet the above criteria of the Internal Project Manager, please apply now!

Luton - Quantity Surveyor

MCR Property Group is recruiting a Quantity Surveyor to join our successful and expanding team!

As a Quantity Surveyor, you will be providing commercial expertise and be responsible for the financial delivery of the assigned projects. To ensure that they are procured and delivered within budget.

Based in Luton, you will be reporting to the Senior Project Manager / Construction Director and running monthly reports, costings, contract/subcontract packages and variations. There will be a team of Project Managers working alongside you on these projects.

Responsibilities:

  • Experience in pre and post contract administration including preparing cost plans, estimates, tendering and procurement, value engineering, tender report, valuation and accounts
  • Knowledge of the Construction industry processes and procedures
  • Knowledge of building materials, techniques and systems
  • Developer, PQS or main contracting experience
  • Experience in cost reporting and financial controls
  • Extensive knowledge of the construction industry processes and procedure
  • Thorough knowledge of current forms of contract
  • Excellent communication and presentation skills, both verbal and written

Qualifications:

  • Degree in Quantity Surveying (BSc or equivalent)
  • MRICS qualified or seeking qualification
  • Minimum 3 years’ experience as a QS experience, working on a range of projects
  • UK based Construction experience
  • Experience of Propman would be preferable but not essential

The Benefits:

  • Salary – £55k to £70k
  • Benefits study support
  • On-site gym membership and parking
  • Career progression & opportunities
  • Additional company benefits

About MCR:

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

Luton - Senior Contract Manager

We are now looking for a Senior Contract Manager to join their busy team in Luton!

We are looking for a motivated individual who will drive continuous improvement of contract management considering efficiency, quality, and risk management.

Senior Contract Manager duties:

  • Assess aspects of new contractual activity to identify associated risks and benefits, supporting any contract negotiations;
  • Analyse both new and existing contracts with customers, suppliers and partners to ensure that content is commercially and legally sound.
  • Obtain approval for non-standard terms in accordance with agreed approval matrices;
  • Develop, deliver, and maintain effective commercial methods, processes, and operational procedures to ensure contracts are managed in line with internal and external compliance standards, including ISO and GDPR;
  • Maintain sustainable and productive commercial relationships with existing clients/suppliers and partners;
  • Provide informed advice on a variety of contractual matters.
  • Draft and review commercial contracts, including supplier and client contracts, NDAs, and other commercial agreements (e.g. partnerships) as required; Maintain relationships with external counsel and liaise with them where legal support is required;
  • Undertake other commercial operations, including employee training and development on relevant legal/commercial compliance matters.
  • Support the Operations and Compliance teams in developing appropriate due diligence processes for the procurement of new suppliers and the evaluation of prospective partners.
  • Work collaboratively with the Data Protection team to design and review non-standard data protection provisions;
  • Other activities as directed from time to time

Senior Contract Manager Requirements:

  • Have experience in a focused role, ideally in the energy sector for a consultancy or similar professional services organisation;
  • A good level of understanding of contract and commercial law;
  • A working knowledge of commercial contracts of various structures; and,
  • Sound understanding of drafting of contractual terms and conditions;
  • Demonstrate strong communication, presentation and influencing skills, with an ability to cut through complexity to reach the desired outcome;
  • Have knowledge of the practical application of data protection legislation;
  • Be a self-starter with experience of operating autonomously;
  • Be able to successfully operate within multi-stakeholder environments;
  • Be able to deliver quality output to tight deadlines;
  • Be a team player capable of a flexible approach;
  • Demonstrate personal commitment to the corporate values

Upon employment, employees should also have a sound awareness of the Company’s Information, Quality, Environmental and Energy Management Systems.

Luton - Site Manager

Location: Luton

Salary: £45,000-£60,000

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 lightweight steel frame and masonry cladding. Project is just about to start on site with enabling works.

Site Manager/Project Manager Duties:

  • Taking full control of onsite Project Management and delivery of 91 residential units.
  • Managing on site team and advising on necessary staff resource to deliver the project.
  • Taking full responsibility of 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 onsite to ensure safe, efficient delivery of the project.
  • Providing on site solutions as problems arise whilst liaising with Project Manager.
  • Ensuring stringent quality standards are maintained.
  • Managing site teams to ensure compliance with HSE, Building Control and other legislative bodies.

Site Manager/Project Manager 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 an advantageous).
  • A good level of qualifications and CPD to back up site experience will show commitment to the career path.
Luton - Site Project Manager

We are now looking for a Site Project Manager to join their busy team in Luton!

Salary: DOE

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.

Site Project Manager Duties:

  • Taking full control of onsite Project Management and delivery of 91 residential units.
  • Managing on site team and advising on necessary staff resource to deliver the project.
  • Taking full responsibility of 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 onsite to ensure safe, efficient delivery of the project.
  • Providing on site solutions as problems arise whilst liaising with Project Manager.
  • Ensuring stringent quality standards are maintained.
  • Managing site teams to ensure compliance with HSE, Building Control and other legislative bodies.

Site Project Manager 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 an advantageous).
  • A good level of qualifications and CPD to back up site experience will show commitment to the career path.
Manchester - Asset Manager

Commercial Asset Manager

MCR Property Group is an investment and development company, with a primary focus in the industrial and residential sectors.

MCR is looking for an ambitious Asset Manager who will be a highly motivated and experienced all round property professional with a background in acquisition, value add asset management and disposal.

Strong management skills are necessary for the role as you will be required to manage every aspect of your individual deals, from the financial aspect of business with keeping costs down, to dealing with contractors, legal, planning authorities, estate agents and everyone in between, right through to the successful sale of the assets.

Typically, a successful candidate will have a pro-active attitude due to this independent working style and extensive experience in all aspects of property. Surveying experience and RICS qualifications are preferable, but not a pre-requisite.

Key Responsibilities

  • Preparing asset strategies and implementing actions within proposed time scales
  • Identifying opportunities and initiatives to enhance and increase capital and rental value, from planning permissions to renovations
  • Initiating and completing lease extensions or re-gears to maximise income and capital value
  • Coordinating any reactive or planned repairs or maintenance
  • Ensuring that all Landlord & Tenant lease obligations under the leases are complied with
  • Ensuring all rents due are collected. If required, taking the appropriate action to recover outstanding debt by working closely with the Finance team
  • Preparation of appraisals to present to Board for approval process
  • Devising an exit strategy and plan to asset sale.

Key Requirements

  • Track record of understanding customer needs and achieving successful negotiation outcomes, delivering on stretching financial and non-financial targets
  • Financial and commercial awareness to be able to drive rental income and improve portfolio/asset performance
  • Expert knowledge of the lease management cycle (rent reviews, lease renewals, lease variations, change of use and other transactions)
  • Demonstrated project management skills including the efficient and effective management of outsourced service providers and advisors

To be considered for this role, we look for:

  • RICS qualification
  • Property Management experience
  • Asset Management experience
  • Agency / Landlord & Tenant background

This opportunity is challenging, but it provides the chance for independent working within an established and successful property development and investment company. With financial backing and industry contacts in place, there is the prospect to have creative input in the process of managing assets in a dynamic work place. The career growth possibilities are endless, and your input will be proportional to your rewards within the business.

Salary: £40,000 – £55,000 DOE

Manchester - Assistant Director of Finance

Purpose of the role:

As Assistant Director of Finance, you will be ensuring the financial stability of MCR Property Group through effective controls, adherence with relevant compliance and regulation, and smooth running of day-to-day financial operations.

Leading, develop and motivate a team of finance professionals at various stages of their career, and be a figurehead for financial excellence.

Key responsibilities include

  • Leading an efficient and customer-focused transaction service covering the financial operations of the Group, including sales ledger, purchase ledger, banking and payroll
  • Ensuring technical strength and rigour throughout the team and lead the month-end and year-end close processes, including rents and service charges, fixed assets, work in progress and general accounting processes
  • Building, maintain and document a strong and operationally suitable set of financial controls and instil a culture of compliance and control within the team and across MCR, developing and maintaining Financial Regulations / Standing Orders appropriate to the structural composition of the organisation
  • Ensuring the timely and accurate planning for, and preparation of, the Group’s annual consolidated financial statements and those of subsidiary undertakings
  • Leading the relationship and processes with the external auditors for the Group and, where necessary internal auditor, with a focus on quality, assurance, and maintaining external relationships
  • Building a culture of continual improvement within the Finance team, measuring and monitoring performance and taking responsibility for the overall quality of output of the team
  • Taking part in leadership activities across MCR and advocate excellence within Finance and across the organisation
  • Support the Leadership Team with financial information and reporting

Requirements:

  • Qualified Accountant (ACA, ACCA, or CIMA etc)
  • Real Estate / Construction experience or a strong ability to adapt to a complex and regulated sector at pace
  • Excellent communication and presentation skills, both verbal and written
  • Excellent time management and organisational skills

Benefits:

  • Salary – £60,000 – £75,000
  • On-site gym membership and parking
  • Career progression & opportunities
  • Additional company benefits

About MCR:

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 its expanding team. Good remuneration on a project by project basis and the opportunity to grow with the company.

Manchester - CIS Purchase Ledger

MCR Property Group are recruiting for a Construction Industry Scheme (CIS) / Sub Contractor Purchase Ledger to join our expanding team based in Manchester!

We are looking for a Construction Industry Scheme (CIS) / Sub Contractor Purchase Ledger who will be responsible for the handling of all sub-contractor and CIS payments supporting the Management Accountant and Commercial team with all set-up, compliance and requests for payment.

At the MCR Group, we’re looking for someone who is capable of working within a fast paced environment. We work with over a 150 companies and are looking for someone to join our busy finance department.

Suitable candidate would be:

  • Construction Industry Scheme (CIS) qualified
  • Experience working in a finance department or a similar role
  • Able to do a paper based job
  • Able to work to deadlines
  • Excellent attention to detail and communication skills

The Role:

  • Pre-qualification compliance on supply chain
  • Working with the surveying and commercial team to ensure that all RFP’s (requests for payment) are properly documented and uploaded into the system in readiness for payment
  • Process all purchase invoices and credits via data capture software and paper based
  • To resolve all invoice queries with clients and suppliers in a timely manner
  • Invoice logging and matching purchase orders to invoices
  • Using Propman and Sage 50 to process invoices
  • Reconcile supplier and subcontractor statements
  • Process weekly payment runs via BACS, following company approval processes
  • Liaising with staff and suppliers to resolve any queries

 

What we offer:

  • Salary – £25,000 – £28,000 DOE
  • On-site gym membership and parking
  • Additional Day holiday for each full year of completed service (up to 25 days)
  • Development and progression opportunities
  • Additional company benefits

About MCR:

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 its expanding team. Good remuneration on a project by project basis and the opportunity to grow with the company.

Manchester - Commercial Accountant

We have an exciting opportunity for a qualified Financial Accountant to join our successful and expanding finance team in our head office in Manchester.

If your strength is financial insights and are looking for an environment where you are supported to deliver to a high standard and enabled to take ownership in all you do, then this is the role for you.

Responsibilities:

  • Demonstrating experience of quick learning and building relationships in a new role and company
  • Working closely with lenders for all property financing requirements
  • Analysing lenders terms, to work out best terms as per group requirements
  • Preparing budget / detailed forecasts including input from commercial areas to feed into the company budget / forecast
  • Take ownership for providing month-end variance analysis, outlining emerging trends or issues and sharing actionable insights
  • Team Management – liaising with both internal staff and suppliers to resolve issues
  • Providing day to day financial support to the Directors

Skills & Requirements:

  • Qualified Accountant (ACA, ACCA, or CIMA etc)
  • Detailed forecasting and variance analysis
  • Commercial modelling experience.
  • Ensuring all Client reporting is accurate and to deadlines
  • All entities inter-co preparation, review and reconciliation
  • Experience in a property environment is preferable

The Benefits:

  • Salary – £50,000 – £60,000
  • On-site gym membership and parking
  • Career progression & opportunities
  • Additional company benefits

About MCR:

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 its expanding team. Good remuneration on a project by project basis and the opportunity to grow with the company.

Manchester - Commercial Property Manager

Are you a dynamic Commercial Property Manager looking for a new challenge, or an experienced Property Manager with an interest in commercial property management? Are you results orientated with a focus on service delivery and achieving success? If so, you may be interested in our opening for a Commercial Property Manager based in Manchester on a full time, permanent basis.

As the Commercial Property Manager, you’ll ultimately be responsible for our commercial property portfolio, ensuring we’re compliant in terms of both our leases and legislation. This is an interesting and varied role where no 2 days are the same. You’ll have responsibility for tasks such as (but not limited to):

Responsibilities:

  • Responsible for managing a portfolio of Commercial Properties
  • Negotiating new lease terms and managing lease conveyancing (alongside solicitors)
  • Negotiating and progressing rent reviews and lease renewals (working with commercial agents when appropriate)
  • Overseeing the lettings of existing commercial units
  • Commercial property insurance calculation and recharging
  • Day to day commercial property management
  • Dilapidations and void property management
  • Working on the design and curation of new build commercial property developments
  • Managing the process of taking legal action (such as lease breaches, working with the panel Solicitors/Legal team)
  • Dealing with wayleave requests
  • Lease and contract negotiating and management outside of our commercial property portfolio
  • Responsible Service Charge Management including producing the budgets and reconciliations

The Benefits:

  • Salary – £40,000 – £55,000
  • On-site gym membership and parking
  • Career progression & opportunities
  • Additional company benefits

About MCR:

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 its expanding team. Good remuneration on a project by project basis and the opportunity to grow with the company.

 

If you feel you meet the above criteria, please can you forward an up-to-date copy of your CV to [email protected]

Manchester - Construction Management Accountant

Location: Manchester

Salary: £30,000 – 35,000 DOE

We have an exciting opportunity to join our successful and expanding finance team in our head office in Manchester. We’re looking for an Accountant with experience within Construction.

A really good chance to get in with a fast-moving, forward-thinking company, who can support your personal/professional growth and progression.

Responsibilities:

  • Preparation of Monthly, Quarterly and Yearly Management Accounts
  • Finance partnering with our Project Managers and Site Management teams,
  • Daily bank reconciliations
  • Balance Sheet Reconciliations and analysis
  • VAT Reconciliation
  • Accrual, Journals
  • Quarterly VAT Returns
  • Year End Accounts support
  • Performance Analysis
  • Team Management – liaising with both internal staff and suppliers to resolve issues

Skills & Requirements:

  • Qualified Accountant or part Qualified (ACA, ACCA, or CIMA etc)
  • Excellent communication and presentation skills, both verbal and written
  • Experience in a property OR construction environment is preferable
  • Excellent time management and organisational skills

The Benefits:

  • On-site gym membership and parking
  • Career progression & opportunities
  • Additional company benefits

About MCR:

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 its expanding team. Good remuneration on a project by project basis and the opportunity to grow with the company.

Manchester - Maintenance and Construction Operative

Location: Manchester Office – sites in NW or Yorkshire – 15 – 20 positions

Salary: £23,000 to £28,000 – Depending on Experience

We are a successful and entrepreneurial property development and investment company working across the UK with a pipeline in excess of 9,000 residential units, multiple commercial sites including hundreds of acres of new warehousing and many other commercial units.

We are looking to build a small maintenance team of around 15 – 20 employees to start ASAP. Looking for someone who is flexible with their hours and has a range of skills, who can meet the site needs. You will be expected to travel to various locations.

Skills & Requirements:

  • Degree entry – NVQ Level 2 minimum
  • Driving license and access to a car
  • Background in construction, commercial buildings or office maintenance
  • Comparable experience in similar roles
  • CSCS card – desirable

The Benefits:

  • On-site gym membership and parking
  • Tools are provided
  • Mileage paid 30p per mile
  • Career progression & opportunities
  • Additional company benefits
Manchester - Project Manager

Location: Manchester Office – sites in NW or Yorkshire

Salary: £55,000 to £70,000 – to suit experience

MCR Property Group are recruiting for Project Managers to join our successful and expanding team based in Manchester!

We are a successful and entrepreneurial property development and investment company working across the UK with a pipeline in excess of 9,000 residential units, multiple commercial sites including hundreds of acres of new warehousing and many other commercial units.

With the vast pipeline of new build projects in commercial and residential, we are hiring project managers from a range of sectors.

MCR owns and carries out projects across a range of sectors – refurbishments worth £100k to new build schemes with GDV’s worth hundreds of millions. Dependant 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.

 

Responsibilities include but is not limited to the following:

  • Ensuring all pre-commencement duties are fulfilled
  • Working with our internal planning department and end project sales team you will be responsible for end-to-end project management from inception through to delivery
  • Delivered on time, on budget and to the brief
  • We own our projects but we still expect and provide a customer focused service, whilst achieving key performance targets and value for money
  • Provide leadership and compliance with H&S regulations
  • Responsibility for effective, efficient and consistent communication of information and monitoring of budgets and progress in relation to each project
  • Manage day to day and diary management for staff and subcontractors
  • Weekly reports to the senior PM, asset manager and the CEO
  • Appoint and arrange local authority / statutory body inspections
  • Ability to create tender packages and to manage the process and display commerciality

Skills & Requirements:

  • Relevant construction qualifications and experience
  • Minimum 5 years’ experience (recent UK based)
  • Experience in contract monitoring and valuations
  • CSCS Card
  • Analytic skills
  • Proven ability to “hit the ground running”

The Benefits:

  • On-site gym membership and parking
  • Career progression & opportunities
  • Additional company benefits
Manchester - Property Administrator

MCR Property Group is recruiting for a Property Administrator to join our successful and expanding team based in Manchester!

As an administrator, you will be providing Property Management administration services to our management team. Assisting them in managing portfolios of properties and assisting with clients.

Responsibilities:

  • Coordinating monthly management reports
  • Processing of purchase orders and invoices
  • Raising of cheque requests and credit notes
  • Correlation of all weekly reports and activity
  • Supporting service and supply contractors, securing documentation and handling enquires
  • Coordinating reports on a regular basis
  • Maintenance and auditing all tenancy schedules
  • Handling telephone enquiries from tenants and suppliers

The suitable candidate would be:

  • Someone with an attention to detail
  • Previous experience working in administration or a similar role
  • Excellent communication and presentation skills, both verbal and written
  • Excellent time management and organisational skills
  • Well organised / methodical

Benefits:

  • Salary – £18k to £22k DOE
  • On-site gym membership and parking
  • Career progression & opportunities
  • Additional company benefits

About MCR:

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

Manchester - Property Management Accountant

 

We have an exciting opportunity to join our successful and expanding finance team in our head office in Manchester. We’re looking for an Accountant with experience within Construction.

A really good chance to get in with a fast-moving, forward-thinking company, who can support your personal/professional growth and progression.

Responsibilities:

  • Preparation of Monthly, Quarterly and Yearly Management Accounts
  • Finance partnering with our Project Managers and Site Management teams,
  • Managing a Portfolio of Property Accounts and budgets
  • Daily bank reconciliations
  • Balance Sheet Reconciliations and analysis
  • VAT Reconciliation
  • Accrual, Journals
  • Quarterly VAT Returns
  • Year End Accounts support
  • Performance Analysis
  • Team Management – liaising with both internal staff and suppliers to resolve issues

Skills & Requirements:

  • Qualified Accountant or part Qualified (ACA, ACCA, or CIMA etc)
  • Excellent communication and presentation skills, both verbal and written
  • Experience in a property OR construction environment is preferable
  • Excellent time management and organisational skills

The Benefits:

  • Salary – £30,000 – £35,000
  • On-site gym membership and parking
  • Career progression & opportunities
  • Additional company benefits

About MCR:

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 its expanding team. Good remuneration on a project by project basis and the opportunity to grow with the company.

Manchester - Quantity Surveyor

MCR Property Group are recruiting a Quantity Surveyor to join our successful and expanding team!

As a Quantity Surveyor you will be providing commercial expertise and be responsible for the financial delivery of the assigned projects. To ensure that they are procured and delivered within budget.

Based in Glasgow, you will be reporting to the Senior Project Manager and running monthly reports, costings, contract / subcontract packages and variations. There will be a team of Project Managers working alongside you on these projects.

Responsibilities:

  • Experience of pre and post contract administration including preparing cost plans, estimates, tendering and procurement, value engineering, tender report, valuation and accounts
  • Knowledge of the Construction industry processes and procedures
  • Knowledge of building materials, techniques and systems
  • Developer, PQS or main contracting experience
  • Experience in cost reporting and financial controls
  • Extensive knowledge of the construction industry processes and procedure
  • Thorough knowledge of current forms of contract
  • Excellent communication and presentation skills, both verbal and written

Qualifications:

  • Degree in Quantity Surveying (BSc or equivalent)
  • MRICS qualified or seeking qualification
  • Minimum 3 years’ experience as a QS experience, working on a range of projects
  • UK based Construction experience
  • Experience of Propman would be preferable but not essential

The Benefits:

  • Salary – £55k to £70k
  • Benefits study support
  • On-site gym membership and parking
  • Career progression & opportunities
  • Additional company benefits

About MCR:

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 its expanding team. Good remuneration on a project by project basis and the opportunity to grow with the company.

Rochester - Site Manager

Site Manager – Rochester

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. The company currently has a pipeline of in excess of 7000 residential units coming forward over the next 5 years and a commercial portfolio in excess of £1bn.

MCR is currently looking to recruit an experienced site manager for an 155 unit apartment scheme in Rochester, currently on site in phase 1 consisting of 86 apartments with phase 2 due to commence in January 2022.

Key Roles/Responsibilities:

  • Taking full control of onsite Site Management and delivery
  • Taking full responsibility of on site Health and Safety – must hold valid SMSTS and CSCS cards.
  • Detailed sequencing and programming of works onsite to ensure safe, efficient delivery of the project.
  • Providing on site solutions as problems arise.
  • Ensuring stringent quality standards are adhered.
  • Managing site teams to ensure compliance with HSE, Building Control and other legislative bodies.
  • Minimum 5 years site management experience.
  • Residential Experience (preferably low/medium rise blocks).

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.

Salary:              £45,000 – 60,000 DOE

Location:          Rochester

Training:           Company happy to support continual professional development

Holidays:          20 days p.a

Rochester - General Labourer

General Labourer – Rochester

We are currently seeking General Labourers to work on a prestigious site in Rochester.

Must hold appropriate CSCS card.

Daily responsibilities will include:

  • General site labouring duties.
  • Lock and unlock apartments ahead of trades.
  • Keeping site clean and tidy.
  • Clean welfare as required.
  • Ensure stores are kept tidy and secured.
  • 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 supervisor.
  • 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 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 site is operated safely and any incidents are reported to site management.

Requirements for the role

  • 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 at minimum

Job Type: Full-time

Working hours: 7:30am – 4:30pm (1 hour unpaid breaks)

Salary: £26k DOE

Holidays: 20 days plus bank holidays

Benefits package: Company Pension Scheme