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Here at Styles&Wood we have some of the most talented professionals in the industry working for us. It’s the way that colleagues from across the business pull together to meet challenges head on, that proves our people really are our most valuable asset.

We have a range of challenging and fulfilling career opportunities across a variety of disciplines including professional careers in construction, design and software development as well as roles in support functions such as Marketing, Finance, Compliance and HR.

Graduates & Apprentices

The Styles&Wood Graduate and Apprenticeship Programmes have been designed to help young people get to where they want to be, sooner.

As well as Project and Site Management roles, we also provide excellent opportunities in operational and support roles including bid management, estimating, quantity surveying, design, health and safety, HR, finance and marketing.

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VACANCIES

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Bid Proposal Co-ordinator

An opportunity has arisen for an Bid Proposal Co-ordinator to be based at our Head Office in Sale, Manchester.

The role is to support the bid conversion process by producing high quality Expression of Interest, Pre-Qualification, Tender and Client interview proposal documents.

It requires the production of submission documents through interpreting client requirements, collating and providing written responses, producing artwork and supporting graphics/charts (in line with Company branded templates and the bid win theme), formatting information into a variety of document types, and co-ordinating the final production of printed and electronic material.

The role will also contribute to the continuous improvement of the Bid Proposals function through the upkeep of our Bid Library information and compiling standard answers, where required.

Key Skills:

In order to succeed in this role, the successful candidate will have:

• The ability to use Adobe InDesign (essential)
• Experience of the PQQ and bid management process and in the formatting of similar bid support proposals
• The ability to work under pressure and to tight deadlines
• Excellent verbal and written communication skills
• The ability to manage your own time and to work to competing deadlines
• Attention to detail with an eye for creativity, concern for quality and accuracy
• A desire to win
• Ability to work unsupervised and as a team
• The ability to use the following programmes:
– Adobe CS6
– MS Office (Word, Excel and PowerPoint)
–  Adobe Illustrator (preferable)
– Photoshop (preferable)

The successful candidate will be required to be flexible and work in diverse ways to accommodate organisational needs. You will need to be self-motivated, committed and highly influential.

The ideal candidate will have achieved goals and objectives through positive workforce motivation.  Requiring strong problem-solving, decision making, organisational, communication, interpersonal, and customer focus skills.

HOW TO APPLY

For more information or an informal chat about this role, please contact Sally Hankinson on 0161 926 6362 or email sally.hankinson@stylesandwood.co.uk

To apply send covering letter and CV to Sally Hankinson on 0161 926 6362 or via email at sally.hankinson@stylesandwood.co.uk

The closing date for this advert is Friday 26th May,  However if we find a suitable candidate before the closing date we will close the application.

Quantity Surveyors and Senior Quantity Surveyors

Styles&Wood is seeking Quantity Surveyors and Senior Quantity Surveyors to work on its expanding portfolio of projects. All candidates will be able to demonstrate past experience working on a range of projects.

The position will be based out of the Head Office in Sale and will include sites visits. Candidates should be ideally located within a reasonable travelling distance to the office.

You will be expected to undertake Quantity Surveying duties from project inception through to completion, including the preparation and negotiation of contract sums.

For the Senior Quantity Surveyor role you will be managing a team of Quantity Surveyors and therefore have the relevant experience.

Qualifications:

• Minimum 2:1 degree in Quantity Surveying
• 4 years+ experience
• Senior Surveyors should have 5 years+ experience
• Used to working in a fast paced deadline driven environment
• Client focused mind set with a can do approach
• Excellent communication skills
• Able to work using own initiative and drive innovation to distinguish us from our competitors

To apply: Send CV and covering letter to Richard Marko, Commercial Executive, Styles&Wood, Cavendish House, Cross Street, Sale, M33 7BU or e-mail to richard.marko@stylesandwood.co.uk

Product Specialist

A permanent opportunity has arisen for a Product Specialist to be based at our Nottingham office.

iSite are seeking a highly motivated and enthusiastic product specialist to represent the “voice of the customer. ” By working with both internal and offshore teams to ensure that the developed product is delivering maximum business value.

As a product specialist you will be working closely with key stakeholders and implementation consultants to translate functional requirements into user stories (features), to be delivered in an ‘Agile Scrum’ based environment.

In order to succeed in this role, the successful candidate will:

• Have experience in any of the following:
– Retail
– Banking & Leisure
– Hospitality
– Finance
– Public Sector

• Have experience of ITIL, Scrum Master and Agile Project Management
•  Have advanced Excel skills

To apply: Send CV and covering letter to Sophia Lee, Styles&Wood, Ruddington Fields Business Park, Oak House, Mere Way, Ruddington, NGll 6JS or via e-mail to Sophia.Lee@stylesandwood.co.uk

The closing date for this advert is Friday 2nd June 2017.  However if we find a suitable candidate before the closing date we will close the application.

 

2nd Line Support Analyst

An exciting opportunity has arisen for a 2nd Line Support Analyst to join our team at the Nottingham office.

The 2nd Line Support Analyst will work with other members of the Service Team to monitor, log and own all types of incoming support requests, providing first time fixes when possible, and identifying where issues need to be raised through to the Development Team for resolution, whilst maintaining a high level of client communication and improving the overall support experience.

Key duties are:

• Receive and log all incoming requests on the defined support software tool
• Effectively communicate with users to replicate, clearly understand and articulate the issue being experienced
• Work through issues with users to provide either a first time resolution or short term fix to enable them to carry on their duties
• Escalate to the Development Team when required, clearly articulating issues and steps already taken, whilst maintaining ownership of the calls
• Maintain communication with users to keep them constantly informed of progress and expectations
• Support the internal testing phase of calls, providing sign off prior to passing back to the users
• Own the user testing phase to ensure successful sign off for resolutions
• Manage and support the release of call resolutions
• Support the service satisfaction feedback process
• Monitor the Service Desk queue, assisting other members of the Support Team in reducing the amount of calls not closed
• Raise issues with calls (e.g. potential to exceeding SLA) to the Service Desk Supervisor
• Support in the production of reports on calls such as types, calls on hold, calls exceeding SLA etc.
• Assist in producing monthly Service Desk reports on a per client basis
• Provide strong and regular communication across all stakeholders on the progress of support calls
• Manage and support the iSite release process, monitoring development access to servers as appropriate
• Perform SQL database queries
• Act as an exemplar of the business in every respect, specifically with regards to company values and behaviours and strategic objectives.

HOW TO APPLY

For more information or an informal chat about this role, please contact Steve Smith on 0115 931 5209 or email steve.smith@isite.co.uk

The closing date for this advert is Friday 24th March 2017.  However if we find a suitable candidate before the closing date we will close the application.

To apply: Send CV and covering letter to HR, Styles&Wood, Cavendish House, Cross Street, Sale, M33 7BU or e-mail the HR Team at hrandpayroll@stylesandwood.co.uk

 

Assistant Planner (Frameworks)

An opportunity has arisen for an Assistant Planner to work within our Frameworks Account and to be based from our Head Office in Sale, Manchester.

The Assistant Planner will provide programming and phasing support throughout the bid and delivery process.  They will also assist with drawing management services for all live contracts in receiving and recording construction information, and ensuring internal and external distribution.

Key duties are:

• Prepare Tender Programme and Phasing if required
• Prepare Contract Programme and Phasing
• Prepare dates to assist Commercial Team with S/C Appointment/ Procurement Schedule
• To progress projects using Outlook tasks and upload weekly reports to JigS&W
• Assist on the preparation  of Planning Bid Support document content if required
• Assist and advise site management teams with the preparation of target / short term programmes

Experience

Key skills will be developed over time to achieve the following:

• Educated or working towards HNC, degree of equivalent
• Excellent Microsoft Office skills (especially Powerpoint)
• Use of Planning software – Asta Powerproject or Microsoft Project (preferred but not essential)

The role of a Planner for Styles&Wood requires an experienced individual, equipped with the technical expertise to communicate our approach and intentions for carrying out complex phased refurbishment projects.

The Assistant Planner must have the ability to examine all available information, discuss the requirements of specialist trades, identify methods of construction sequences and phasing dependencies, incorporate all off-site restraints and material availability, identify discrepant and further information requirements, and communicate effectively with the whole team.

HOW TO APPLY

For more information or an informal chat about this role, please contact either
Dave Comac on 0161 926 6240 or dave.comac@stylesandwood.co.uk

The closing date for this advert is Friday 2nd June 2017.    However if we find a suitable candidate before the closing date we will close the application.

To apply: Send CV and covering letter to HR, Styles&Wood, Cavendish House, Cross Street, Sale, M33 7BU or e-mail the HR Team at hrandpayroll@stylesandwood.co.uk

Banking Framework Administrator

An opportunity has arisen for a Banking Framework Administrator to join our team at our Head Office in Sale, Manchester.

The Administrator will be responsible for the provision of administrative support for the Framework accounts.

Key duties will include:

• Collation and preparation of information packs for various client/contractor meetings.
• General administrative support to the account team (including typing, printing, faxing, photocopying, laminating and binding).
• Downloading information from our client portals.
• Uploading documentation to JigS&W following client protocol.
• Uploading documentation to client specific portals following client protocol.
• Ensuring documentation is recorded/distributed to relevant parties following company protocol.
• Liaising with account team members and sub-contractor to gain project specific information for meeting packs, presentation and site time frames.
• Assisting with event planning, as and when required, including taking meeting notes. teleconference, meeting room set up and clearing. and arranging refreshments for guests,

In order to succeed in this role, the successful candidate will be:

• Proficient in the use of the Microsoft Office suite of software, specifically Excel, Word and PowerPoint
• Have the ability to quickly (one month) become proficient in Styles&Wood’s intranet system and other applicable business systems.
• Have the ability to prioritise a varied workload and demonstrate good time management to comply with deadlines.
• Excellent attention to detail and accuracy.

HOW TO APPLY

For more information about this role, please contact Derek Jackson on 0161 926 6303 or email derek.jackson@stylesandwood.co.uk

The closing date for this advert is Wednesday 31st May 2017.  However if we find a suitable candidate before the closing date we will close the application.

To apply: Send CV and covering letter to HR, Styles&Wood, Cavendish House, Cross Street, Sale, M33 7BU or e-mail the HR Team at hrandpayroll@stylesandwood.co.uk

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