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MCR Property Group are a dynamic and active property development company with offices in Manchester 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.

If you think you have what it takes then please send your CV to: gemma.gavigan@mcrproperty.com. We look forward to hearing from you.

Vacancies

Personal Assistant - Manchester

Are you…

Hard Working?

Committed?

Able to work under pressure?

 

… If so then you will be perfect for this role.  Experience in property is preferred but not essential… however ambition is vital.  Good opportunity for progression within the company.

 

Duties will include:

  • Typing letters and producing documents such as transfers, contracts, assignments, leases
  • Working from notes dictated onto audiotape
  • Answering telephone calls, letters, faxes and e-mails
  • Organising diaries, making appointments and organising meetings
  • Preparing documentation packs
  • Passing on messages
  • Handling post
  • Carrying out errands as requested (e.g. going for coffee, to shop)
  • Filing creating suitable filing systems and archiving systems
  • Carrying out any other reasonable ad hoc tasks requested by your manager, Director, or any other departmental manager
  • Franking post
  • Preparing and maintaining spreadsheets
  • Carrying out research relating to the business as and when require
  • Providing general administration support
  • Making travel arrangements

 

Skills & Requirement:

  • Reliable & trustworthy
  • Ability to handle responsibility
  • Hardworking and willing to be flexible when required in order to assist the business
  • Remain calm under pressure
  • Good common sense
  • Show unlimited drive and enthusiasm
  • Able to use their own initiative to follow tasks through
  • Possess strong organisational skills
  • Have a strong knowledge of Microsoft Office
  • Present themselves in a positive and professional manner
  • Possess a good telephone manner
  • Have the ability to take accurate notes / messages

 

Hours: 9.00am to 6.00pm Mon – Fri

Holidays: 20 days holiday per annum

Salary: negotiable dependant on experience

Graduate Project Manager - London

Location: London as base office location however travel to other locations around the UK will be required

Length of Contract: Permanent, 40 hours per week

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. The position offers a role to work with a talented, progressive and innovative team.

Company:

  • Developer for Private Sector projects using all forms of Contract however in most cases JCT form.
  • New build sites with a mix of residential and multi-use developments
  • Demolition, extension, alteration and remodelling to existing facilities
  • Internal and external refurbishment of occupied facilities
  • Sectors include residential, commercial and retail
  • Fast-paced dynamic working environment
  • Industry leading commissions structure

 

Position:

We are seeking a Graduate Project Manager (consultant/development background) to join our residential and commercial development team, working on exciting residential, commercial and mixed-use, new build and redevelopment schemes across the UK.

The role will be working closely with Senior Project Managers to manage developments ranging between £1m to £250m GDV from start to finish; including all aspects of finance, design, planning and build.

Candidates must have 1-3 years’ trade experience or preference would be a university graduate of an RICS endorsed degree. For candidates who have worked in the industry we’d like to see a proven track record of managing mid to large scale developments working closely with all internal members of our real-estate investments team, interfacing and managing all professional service providers, design consultants and contractors.

As a Graduate Project Manager, responsibilities will include all aspects of pre-construction work, planning related matters, the full build programme and budget management.

Must be familiar understanding of procurement methods and routes including contracts and construction programmes in addition to legal, regulatory and financial aspects of development.

 

Key Skills/ Attributes:

  • Previous experience working within the development industry
  • Experience working on commercial/residential renovation and new build projects
  • Educated to A Level standard or equivalent in a construction related discipline
  • Working or willing to work towards degree qualification and onto Chartered status with the RICS.
  • Committed to CPD and training to fulfil requirements and development of this role
  • Excellent oral and written communication and work in close partnership with clients and external consultants. Must be delivery driven with the ability to set targets and self manage
  • Self-motivated, proactive with positive can-do attitude. Highly organised and excellent communicator
  • Eagerness to use your own initiative and ensure work is delivered on time within a quality framework
  • Excellent time management and decision-making skills
  • Ability to meet deadlines
  • Able to work as part of a disciplined team or on own initiative
  • Understanding of construction procurement
  • Understanding of Construction Technology and methods of construction
  • Knowledge of CDM and construction Health & Safety
  • Work experience in the construction industry
  • Knowledge of statutory requirements inc.: Building Regulations, Building Act, Town & Country Planning, Health & Safety, Disability Discrimination Act
  • Knowledge and understanding of AutoCAD and Microsoft Office
  • Driven with excellent ability to communicate

 

Remuneration Package

  • Salary negotiable, depending on level of experience and qualifications
  • 20 days holiday
  • The successful Candidate will be encouraged to develop their career within the business
  • Excellent bonus scheme negotiated on a per project basis
  • Company phone and laptop

This is a truly exciting opportunity offering a market competitive salary along with unlimited career progression and growth potential for the right individual.

Please apply with a covering letter and CV

Project Manager - Edinburgh

Salary: DoE

Location: Edinburgh

Hours of Duty: 08:00 – 17:30

 

Primary Purpose and Scope of the Job:        

  • To take responsibility for operational supervision and delivery of the project.
  • To be responsible for ensuring a customer focused service, whilst achieving key performance targets and value for money including compliance with financial regulations, standing orders and audit.
  • To take responsibility for the effective, efficient and consistent communication of information and monitoring of budgets and progress in relation to a project.

Key Tasks:

  1. Project administration and financial supervision, including the management of budgets, correct financial coding, ordering, variations and processing of payments in accordance with MCR policy, procedures and financial regulations.
  2. To be responsible for the delivery of MCR projects.
  3. 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.
  4. To be responsible for performance management by target setting & monitoring to ensure performance.
  5. Provide reports for a variety of stakeholder audiences and support the Asset Manager at meetings as required.
  6. To effectively demonstrate service improvements by being proactive with a strong focus on value for money and performance at all times.
  7. To assist the Asset Manager with procurement activities and the correct implementation of contracts.
  8. To have responsibility for the management, monitoring and regular review of resources required for the delivery of projects, ensuring that the appropriate co-operation and prioritisation is made where applicable.
  9. To assist the Asset Manager, be pro-active and approach work in co-operation with other Managers to identify and develop opportunities for service improvements and business development maximising the use of our investment in technology.
  10. To undertake works including but not limited disrepair cases, insurance claims and structural works.
  11. To assist with the gathering of stock condition information and the maintenance of IT systems.

Accountability & Performance Standards:

  • To project manage capital investment programmes.
  • To manage allocated budgets and their alignment with MCR Business Plan and Asset Management Plan; including cost forecasts/projections and final figures.
  • To Manage Health and Safety compliance, giving specific consideration to CDM, Building and Planning Regulations.
  • To proactively manage staff, contractors and consultants in the delivery of projects.
  • To demonstrate Value for Money projects and evidence improvements in service delivery.
  • To communicate effectively with other departments within MCR.
Project Manager - London

Salary: DoE

Location: Central London Office – Sites anywhere in South East

Hours of Duty: 08:00 – 17:30

 

Primary Purpose and Scope of the Job:        

  • To take responsibility for operational supervision and delivery of the project.
  • To be responsible for ensuring a customer focused service, whilst achieving key performance targets and value for money including compliance with financial regulations, standing orders and audit.
  • To take responsibility for the effective, efficient and consistent communication of information and monitoring of budgets and progress in relation to a project.

Key Tasks:

  1. Project administration and financial supervision, including the management of budgets, correct financial coding, ordering, variations and processing of payments in accordance with MCR policy, procedures and financial regulations.
  2. To be responsible for the delivery of MCR projects.
  3. 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.
  4. To be responsible for performance management by target setting & monitoring to ensure performance.
  5. Provide reports for a variety of stakeholder audiences and support the Asset Manager at meetings as required.
  6. To effectively demonstrate service improvements by being proactive with a strong focus on value for money and performance at all times.
  7. To assist the Asset Manager with procurement activities and the correct implementation of contracts.
  8. To have responsibility for the management, monitoring and regular review of resources required for the delivery of projects, ensuring that the appropriate co-operation and prioritisation is made where applicable.
  9. To assist the Asset Manager, be pro-active and approach work in co-operation with other Managers to identify and develop opportunities for service improvements and business development maximising the use of our investment in technology.
  10. To undertake works including but not limited disrepair cases, insurance claims and structural works.
  11. To assist with the gathering of stock condition information and the maintenance of IT systems.

Accountability & Performance Standards:

  • To project manage capital investment programmes.
  • To manage allocated budgets and their alignment with MCR Business Plan and Asset Management Plan; including cost forecasts/projections and final figures.
  • To Manage Health and Safety compliance, giving specific consideration to CDM, Building and Planning Regulations.
  • To proactively manage staff, contractors and consultants in the delivery of projects.
  • To demonstrate Value for Money projects and evidence improvements in service delivery.
  • To communicate effectively with other departments within MCR.
Property Investment/Acquisitions Manager - London Specialist

MCR Property Group specialise in sourcing real estate opportunities with a view towards adding/unlocking value, and trading out of the deal in the short-medium term. The business is entrepreneurial and opportunistic in its approach. MCR Property Group has historically invested in real estate across all sectors.

The Role:

The successful candidate will specialise in London acquisitions manager, assist in MCR Property Group’s London investment strategy, underwriting asset management activities and deal monitoring. Primary areas of responsibility will include financial modelling, deal appraisal, maintenance and review of ‘assets under management schedule’, research and market review for investments, internal reporting and presentations.

Candidates will get direct exposure to the board of directors and will fulfil a key role in the acquisition of new deals and asset management of existing deals.

Candidates will preferably have either an education in or experience of commercial real estate investment and analysis and possess strong quantitative skills.

Principal Responsibilities:

  • Supporting in any acquisition or disposal activities with specific responsibility to prepare and maintain valuations, financial and cashflow models which support the investment process and set out clear analysis of key investment drivers
  • Supporting in any due diligence processes associated with acquisition and disposal activities and the co-ordination of associated information gathering across the business
  • Strategy development/research for new initiatives/opportunities
  • Preparing Investment memos and other materials for internal and external communication
  • General support of senior team members in decision-making and execution of various investment strategies
  • Reporting and communications with internal stakeholders
  • Assisting in the analysis and dissemination of internal and external research knowledge
  • Forecasting for existing assets under management
  • Maintaining the ‘Interest Register, a schedule of all live deals containing the pertinent information and projections on each deal
  • Monitoring ongoing deals

Are you looking to develop your skills and experience and contribute to what we do?

Can you add value to the innovative schemes we are embarking on?

Are you a positive, innovative person with a professional manner?

Will you make a difference?

If you can answer yes to all the above questions, then get in touch about a career in Strategic Acquisitions with MCR Property Group.

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