Project Manager

HR and Payroll Administrator

Sales Advisor

Sales Advisor

Senior Quantity Surveyor

Minor Works Operations Manager

Site Manager

Project Manager

MoD refurbishment projects

Plymouth,  Stonehouse

Sphere Solution is seeking a Project Manager to oversee a programme of refurbishment and maintenance works across Stonehouse Barracks, Plymouth. You will join a forward-thinking team that puts delivery and safety at the forefront of their agenda, working in partnership with the client to deliver maintenance and building services across this MoD establishment.

The opportunity will offer variation and as the Project Manager you will take responsibility for delivering multiple construction projects simultaneously at any one time, ranging from building fabric to M&E upgrades through to internal repairs.

This will include – Working with the client to plan the delivery of the projects, managing subcontractors, ensuring on-site health and safety is compliant, working within CDM regulations and ensuring projects are delivered within both the programme and budget. Manage and support the client’s expectations, progress reports and delivery time scales. Strong commercial awareness and technical ability will be required.
The candidate:

  • HNC, or equivalent, level qualification in a Building/Civil Engineering or Electrical/ Mechanical Engineering or a related discipline or equivalent experience
  • Experience of managing construction, property maintenance programmes of work, and working in an MoD environment will be advantageous.
  • SMSTS and Asbestos awareness
  • Good supply chain management and local knowledge
  • Full Driving License
  • Excellent IT skills – MS Office and any experience of using CAFM will be an advantage.

On offer is a good salary with a car/allowance and good holiday allowance and working hours. You will be required to have the relevant security clearance checks.  Having read the above and hopefully enticed you to look into this role in more detail, please do call Jo Lambert for an informal chat.

Sphere Solutions are a market leader in the South West & Wales construction recruitment sector. With offices in Truro, Plymouth, Bristol, Cardiff and Southampton. We pride ourselves on building long-term relationships with local, regional and national contractors, developers and consultancies and offer a bespoke, discreet and professional service delivered by highly experienced consultants.

HR and Payroll Administrator  

Full Time – Permanent

Plymouth

Monday to Friday 8:00 – 16:30

Sphere Solutions is currently recruiting an experienced HR and Payroll administrator on behalf of a well-established construction company based in Plymouth,

As the HR and Payroll Administrator you will play a vital role in providing HR support to employees and ensuring the office runs smoothly and effectively by working closely with various departments across the company

Key responsibilities:

  • Provide HR support to employees including timesheets, holidays and IT support
  • Onboard new employees, Prepare and present induction/starter packs,
  • Maintain all company records for vehicles, IT equipment etc,
  • Prepare data for Payroll, tax codes, sick pay, agency staff
  • Check and input supplier invoices on the accounting system
  • Liaise with clients and suppliers, providing excellent customer service
  • Various other business-related tasks

Key Skills

  • Previous experience in a similar role
  • Proficient in using Microsoft 365 and various other systems and software including Accounting Software,
  • Excellent numeracy and literacy
  • Construction experience (desirable)
  • Hold a valid UK driving licence and access to your own vehicle – due to the location of the office, public transport is not easily accessible

On Offer

  • Competitive salary
  • 25 days holiday + Bank holidays
  • Pension

To Apply:

For an informal discussion please call Kalina on 01752 421888 or click the inviting red button in the upper right-hand corner to apply and embark on this journey with us!

 

Sphere Solutions are a market leader in the Southwest & Wales construction recruitment sector. With offices in St. Austell, Plymouth, Bristol, Cardiff, Swansea and Southampton.

We pride ourselves on building long-term relationships with local, regional and national contractors, developers and consultancies and offer a bespoke, discreet and professional service delivered by highly experienced consultants.

 

Sales Advisor

Permanent / Full – Time

Bude

Salary circa £27,000 + Commission

Thursday to Monday 9:45am to 5:30pm 37.54 hours per week

Sphere Solutions has an exciting opportunity for a Sales Advisor to join an award-winning developer in Devon. Working as an integral part of the team, you will be responsible for responding to all generated sales leads.

Candidates must be willing to work weekends and travel to sites across Devon.

Key responsibilities:

  • Successfully qualify and close sales and support the sales process through to legal completion
  • Maintaining the highest level of customer satisfaction to all customers
  • Ensure show homes/sales office presentation meets departmental standards
  • Being fully aware of all of the benefits and unique selling points of each home
  • Assist in market research to support the department
  • Be able to hand over the customer’s new home
  • General marketing duties
  • General Administration

Suitable candidate:

  • Previous experience in a similar role within housebuilding, estate agency
  • Have knowledge of the construction industry and property markets
  • Proven experience meeting and exceeding sales targets
  • Able to fully commit to the working hours and days required.
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Professional telephone manner
  • Experience in a sales environment
  • Excellent sales and customer service skills
  • Ability to influence, persuade and negotiate
  • Driving license and own transport

On offer

  • Is a competitive salary circa £27,000, plus commission (OTE of £20,000++ if overachieving)
  • benefits package including; pension, private medical, life assurance and a performance-related bonus.

To Apply: For an informal discussion please call Kalina on 01752 421888 or apply as instructed.

Sphere Solutions are one of the South West & Wales market leaders in providing recruitment services to the built environment.

With specialist consultants based in our regional offices (Bristol, Cardiff, Plymouth and St Austell) we fill vacancies daily with contractors, developers, civil engineers and their supply chain in high volume with quality candidates.

 

Sales Advisor

Permanent / Full – Time

Exeter

Salary circa £27,000 + Commission

Thursday to Monday 9:45am to 5:30pm 37.54 hours per week

Sphere Solutions has an exciting opportunity for a Sales Advisor to join an award-winning developer in Devon. Working as an integral part of the team, you will be responsible for responding to all generated sales leads.

Candidates must be willing to work weekends and travel to sites across Devon.

Key responsibilities:

  • Successfully qualify and close sales and support the sales process through to legal completion
  • Maintaining the highest level of customer satisfaction to all customers
  • Ensure show homes/sales office presentation meets departmental standards
  • Being fully aware of all of the benefits and unique selling points of each home
  • Assist in market research to support the department
  • Be able to hand over the customer’s new home
  • General marketing duties
  • General Administration

Suitable candidate:

  • Previous experience in a similar role within housebuilding, estate agency
  • Have knowledge of the construction industry and property markets
  • Proven experience meeting and exceeding sales targets
  • Able to fully commit to the working hours and days required.
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Professional telephone manner
  • Experience in a sales environment
  • Excellent sales and customer service skills
  • Ability to influence, persuade and negotiate
  • Driving license and own transport

On offer

  • Is a competitive salary circa £27,000, plus commission (OTE of £20,000++ if overachieving)
  • benefits package including; pension, private medical, life assurance and a performance-related bonus.

To Apply: For an informal discussion please call Kalina on 01752 421888 or apply as instructed.

Sphere Solutions are one of the South West & Wales market leaders in providing recruitment services to the built environment.

With specialist consultants based in our regional offices (Bristol, Cardiff, Plymouth and St Austell) we fill vacancies daily with contractors, developers, civil engineers and their supply chain in high volume with quality candidates.

Senior Quantity Surveyor

Devon

 Are you a Senior Quantity Surveyor looking to further your career with a forward-thinking, long-standing, award-winning contractor? If so, then please do read the below.

My client is renowned for delivering quality design and construction services across a diverse range of projects, working within differing industry sectors.

Due to a recently awarded housing regeneration project they are looking for a Senior Quantity Surveyor to join their team on a permanent basis.

Our challenge is to find a suitably experienced Senior Quantity Surveyor who will work on an initial £10m + residential new build housing scheme. You will be site based, reporting to a Commercial Manager and overseeing all financial responsibilities for the site.

The ideal candidate will have a minimum of 10 years’ experience in a similar role. You will be able to demonstrate experience of delivering contractor or housing developments in excess of £10m.

It is essential you are familiar with;

  • Producing cost plans
  • Producing commercial reports
  • Reporting to a Commercial Manager
  • Supply chain procurement
  • Valuations / CRV
  • Monthly reporting on costs, profit and loss
  • Final accounts
  • Excellent IT skills

Offering a competitive salary, car allowance, private healthcare, the role will be site based so a full UK driving license will be required.

To Apply:

For an informal discussion please call Jo Lambert on 01752 421888 or apply as instructed.

Sphere Solutions are one of the South West & Wales market leaders in providing recruitment services to the built environment. With specialist consultants based in our regional offices (Bristol, Cardiff, Plymouth, Gloucester and Taunton) we fill vacancies daily with contractors, developers, civil engineers and their supply chain in high volume with quality candidates.

Minor Works Operations Manager

We are seeking an experienced Operations Manager to oversee a programme of minor works for an established client. With a long-standing client base, working across MoD, education and healthcare sectors, as an Operations Manager, you will oversee and manage site teams, sub-contractors. At the same time ensuring high quality and safety standards are delivered to clients throughout Cornwall and South Devon.

The role:

  • Managing a programme of minor work, site teams and specialist sub-contractors
  • Attending site, scoping and quoting work
  • Working alongside and supporting the Contract Manager and Contract administrative teams to develop the weekly labour planner. Ensuring all materials and plant are arranged and on-site in line with the planner.
  • Maintaining company material stock levels and vehicle stock
  • Overseeing site resource, developing the teams, and identifying training requirements/areas for improvement
  • Client liaison, ensuring quality standards are met.
  • Production and review of site and job-specific documentation – Risk and Method Statements, Toolbox Talks and Standard Operating Procedures etc.
  • Delivering reactive and planned project works
  • You must be able to deliver a positive and strong representation of the company with emphasis on winning works and growing the Small Works Division

The person:

  • Experience in a similar role and preferably with a recognised trade
  • Strong knowledge of construction processes, methods, and materials
  • SMSTS, SSSTS
  • Excellent IT, organisational and time management skills
  • Be able and happy to travel across Cornwall and South Devon

This role is offering a fully expensed company car, pension, private medical insurance and a bonus scheme.

For an informal discussion please call Jo Lambert or apply as instructed

Sphere Solutions is a market leader in the Southwest & Wales construction recruitment sector. With offices in St. Austell, Plymouth, Bristol, Cardiff, Gloucester and Taunton. We pride ourselves on building long-term relationships with local, regional and national contractors, developers and consultancies and offer a bespoke, discreet and professional service delivered by highly experienced.

Site Manager

Devon

Permanent

I am working with a regional contractor, known for their repeat business and quality of work to recruit a permanent Site Manager to join their team, working on projects across Devon.

Suitable candidates will have good experience in both refurbishment and new build Be confident in managing sub-contractors and on site HSE to coordinate works efficiently and hand over quality projects ranging from £500k – £1m. Projects will include; universities, schools, industrial units & commercial projects.

  • SMSTS, CSCS and FAW will be required as will a full DBS check.
  • Ideally you have a trades background and have worked in a similar role with proven longevity with previous employers.
  • This is a permanently employed role, covering sites across Devon, you will get a fully expensed company van & fuel card, annual leave, pension contribution and company IT.

To Apply

For an informal discussion please call Kalina or apply as instructed.

Sphere Solutions are one of the South West & Wales market leaders in providing recruitment services to the built environment.With specialist consultants based in our regional offices (Bristol, Cardiff, Taunton, Gloucester, Plymouth and St Austell) we fill vacancies daily with contractors, developers, civil engineers and their supply chain in high volume with quality candidates.