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Construction Director


Hours: 37.5 hours per week, Monday to Friday Location: Liverpool, L24 8QR Employer: Keepmoat Homes North West Job type: Permanent Full Time Keepmoat Homes is a fast growing top 10 UK housebuilder. We design and build quality homes and create places where people want to live. Our investment and participation helps transform communities and improves the lives of local people. We have a national presence combined with local knowledge and expertise in all aspects of housing – from finance, design and planning, to developing and building. Our comprehensive skills and capabilities give us a wider perspective across the whole housing lifecycle and we create lower risk ways of building homes people need. For more than 90 years our work has been absolutely visible to local communities so being part of the community is in our DNA. We hire local suppliers and tradespeople and work with local communities to make sure that our plans meet their needs. Responsible for effectively managing the Region’s Construction Function Be responsible for Site Health and Safety Ensure completion dates are met and that developments are adequately resourced Ensure high quality standards supporting the aim to be a 5* Builder Ensure accurate processing of information between Regional Office and Site Achieve or improve on agreed targets Monitor labour performance and costs and react positively to cost reports from the Commercial Team Control work in progress. Monitoring the performance and costs Suppliers and Sub-contractors Monitor the performance and costs of Suppliers and Sub-contractors People Management Responsibilities To lead and build a motivated and engaged team ·To recruit the right talent into the business ·To develop your team members by enabling and motivating them to be the best that they can, building a strong talent pipeline to support the growth of the Business, completing Talent Mapping and Succession Planning bi-annually ahead of the mid-year and year-end Performance Development Reviews and discussing the outputs in these meetings To undertake bi-annual Performance Development Reviews with your team members and effectively managing any concerns that arise relating to these and to support team members Personal Development Plans To address confidently and competently performance, behavioural and absence issues in a supportive manner and taking the necessary actions to improve these while ensuring team members understand their personal responsibilities in these areas HS&S Responsibilities To take care of your own health and safety and that of others who may be affected by your work and adhere to the Keepmoat Health, Safety and Sustainability standards. Technical experience: Effective planning, ensuring sites are set up safely and in an effective manner, participation in pre-start meetings, production of work programmes that are realistic and achievable and ensuring that self and team take any required action to overcome challenges ensuring that homes are built to schedule. Liaising with the relevant bodies ensuring that all certifications for inspections are obtained to adhere to compliance regarding planning and building regulations. Joint responsibility with the Commercial Director for achieving or bettering budgeted costs, monitoring response time to customer final inspections and adherence to the Customer Hallmark journey. To oversee that all developments are presented to the best possible standard during construction and that all materials are stacked and protected. To have uniformity in site offices and compounds, enhancing Keepmoat Homes’ reputation and promote our culture to our subcontractors. [This is not an exhaustive list of the technical experience that we seek in this role, but what we consider to be critical to the success of this role]. Skilled and experienced line manager confident in managing capability, conduct, absence issues; providing feedback and holding challenging conversations Flexible and agile approach Confidence in managing issues relating to capability, conduct and absences and comfortable with challenging conversations Skilled in relationship building and stakeholder engagement Enthusiastic, self-motivated, solutions focused approach High degree of resilience and proven ability to work under pressure and at pace Able to work as part of a team or independently, at all levels and be hands-on where necessary Highly effective communication and influencing skills Prepared to work within a large geographical area Excellent level of numeracy and skilled in verbal and written comms High level of computer literacy in MS Office Knowledge of people management tools and techniques e.g. talent mapping; succession planning etc Covered a more senior role to support upward management experience Relevant industry requirements, example; Construction and Site Management Degree Coaching or Mentoring Qualification for example ILM at level 5 or higher Keepmoat Behaviors Straightforward Communicates in a simple, clear, flexible and consistent way Actively seeks to understand others' point of view • Openness and integrity Acts with transparency and integrity Challenges others when values are not being demonstrated Creative • Innovation and Change Encourages continuous improvement opportunities and fosters an idea generation culture Challenges traditional ways of doing things, looking for new and better ways to deliver results • Thinking and decision making Manages demand and prioritises resources effectively Demonstrates good problem-solving capabilities and identifies solutions Works to constantly exceed customer expectations and deliver excellent customer service Show respect by understanding the needs, feelings and concerns of others Maintains good working relationships across teams, regions and departments Values diversity and appreciates what others bring • Pride and Resilience Is proud to be in the Keepmoat Homes family and acts as a business ambassador Remains resilient, enthusiastic and optimistic in challenging times Is motivated to ensure team delivers results on time, to standard and on budget Takes responsibility to deliver on commitments made Why work for us? At Keepmoat Homes we pride ourselves on being a great place to work. As the market leader in our industry we want to ensure that we attract, motivate and retain the best people who can deliver the best service for our customers. We offer you: Competitive rates of pay – We regularly check our pay against our competitors to make sure they reflect our position as market leader. We also review our pay every year. Bonus Scheme – Our annual bonus scheme is linked to team and company performance. Special offers for staff – We run a range of offers and discounts exclusively for our employees including holidays, health club memberships and days out. Trust – We encourage you to come up with ideas and get the most out of your job with us. Recognition – We have a scheme to reward people who go the extra mile for our company. Development – we offer genuine development opportunities to progress your career. If you are interested in applying, please complete the form below and upload your C.V. We reserve the right to withdraw this vacancy at any time if there is a high level of applications, therefore we would recommend that you submit your application as early as possible. Please assume your application has not been successful if you have not been contacted within 20 days of submitting your application. No agencies please. Keepmoat Limited Registered in England no. 01998780. Keepmoat Homes Limited Registered in England no. 2207338. The Waterfront, Lakeside Boulevard, Doncaster DN4 5PL.

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  • Ad ID:  18739848
  • Ad Type:  Offered
  • Posted on:  13/01/2021, 02:51
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