Careers

Forklift Drivers


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We are looking to recruit Telehandler/Forklift Drivers.

Who we're looking for

You must be CPCS qualified and suitably experienced within the residential housing sector.

Excellent rates of pay for the right applicants.

Working in the Lincoln, Peterborough and Northamptonshire areas.


Closing date for applications is 4th may 2018.

For all enquiries please email cv@larkfleetrecruitment.co.uk or send a CV and letter to Helen Hick, HR Department, Larkfleet House, Falcon Way, Bourne, Lincolnshire PE10 0FF. Must have own transport. Previous applicants need not apply. No agencies.


 

Sales Manager


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We are now looking to recruit a Sales Manager to achieve the agreed sales target at forecast price or better through the effective management of people, sites, and activities in line with the customer journey.

Responsibilities will include:

Sales Management 

  • Deliver the agreed volume for the financial budget and forecast, and communicate and review it when needed with the Managing Directors.
  • Communicate site targets to the Sales Advisors and review on a regular basis with construction staff.
  • Liaise with Sales Advisors to review offers, part exchange and shared equity schemes.
  • Recommend sales prices, incorporating market research, and knowledge of what has already been achieved on site.
  • Support the Company’s continuous drive to deliver excellent customer service by endorsing the customer journey, exceeding customer expectations, and leading by example.
  • Ensure the sales information centre is opened in a timely and cost effective manner.

Presentation 

  • Review site presentation with build/maintenance colleagues to rectify any outstanding items.
  • Ensure that the presentation of all sales sites, including the sales office, show home and stock units, are both internally and externally of a high standard.

Communication

  • Regularly communicate, and discuss, actual sales figures against financial forecast, to all personnel in your regional area.
  • Regularly communicate with Area Build and Site Build staff to ensure correct understanding on customer and plot issues.

Human Resources

  • Manage the recruitment and induction of new employees in conjunction with the HR Department.
  • Train, develop and coach members of the sales teams.

Qualifications/Skills/Experience

  • Ideally at least 2 years management experience working for a residential house builder within a sales environment.
  • Must have previous experience in new homes.
  • People management and proven management ability.
  • Ability to handle complaints and difficult situations.
  • Excellent proven sales record, strong negotiation and sales skills. 

Closing date for applications is 4th May 2018.

For all enquiries please email cv@larkfleetrecruitment.co.uk or send a CV and letter to Helen Hick, HR Department, Larkfleet House, Falcon Way, Bourne, Lincolnshire PE10 0FF. Previous applicants need not apply. No agencies.


 

Assistant Sales Manager


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We are looking for an experienced, pro-active and efficient Assistant Sales Manager.

Job requirements will include (but are not limited to)

  • Your role will be to assist the Head of Sales. 
  • You may be required to work weekends and Bank Holidays.
  • Research the marketplace and be aware of competitors.
  • Effectively manage a sales database to optimise sales opportunities.
  • Ensuring progression of secured sales reservations to completion.
  • Effectively manage and resolve any customer complaints.
  • Work under pressure with minimal supervision.
  • Reporting directly to the Head of Sales.
  • Have confidence and be able to interact with customers and the public.
  • Well presented and well spoken.
  • Personable and engaging.
  • Previous new homes experience would be preferable.
  • Knowledge of the Help to Buy Scheme and other relevant  schemes and a proven experience of off-plan sales would be a distinct advantage.
  • Good negotiation skills.

 

You must have a flexible approach and always be ready to go the extra mile. If you think you can meet these requirements, this could be the role for you.


Closing date for applications is 4th May 2018.

For all enquiries please email with your CV to cv@larkfleetrecruitment.co.uk Helen Hick, HR Department, Larkfleet House, Falcon Way, Bourne, Lincolnshire PE10 0FF. Previous applicants need not reply. No agencies. Unfortunately unsuccessful applicants may not be notified.


 

Gardener


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We are looking to recruit a Gardener

You will need to be:

  • Physically fit, polite, punctual and professional.
  • Confident to work independently and also part of a team.
  • Able to think pro-actively and manage your work schedule well.
  • Very good time keeping and be extremely reliable. 
  • Hard-working and a keenness to work outdoors.
  • Good sense of customer service and easy to communicate with.
  • Happy to work in sometimes inclement weathers.
  • Neat in appearance, motivated and well organised.
  • Horticultural knowledge is required.
  • Gardening duties to include: Lawn care, digging, pest control/weed killing, hedge cutting, pruning trees and shrubs.
  • Full Driving licence.

Closing date for applications is 4th May 2017

For all enquiries please email cv@larkfleetrecruitment.co.uk or send a CV and letter to Helen Hick, HR Department, Larkfleet House, Falcon Way, Bourne, Lincolnshire PE10 0FF. Previous applicants need not apply. No agencies.


 

Snagger


Location: Bourne Area
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Your role will be to inspect homes prior to completion with a view to identifying any snagging that may have been missed. You will then arrange for work to be carried out so that they are finished to a high standard before being handed over to our purchasers. It is imperative that you have worked in the construction industry.

You will:
•Be from a construction background and have a keen eye for snagging and finishing, and be methodical at getting identified issues rectified in a timely manner.

•Be able to liaise on all levels to ensure effective communication is always maintained with all relevant trades and site staff.

•Have a good understanding of building regulations, legal obligations and the construction industry.

•Have excellent planning and organisational skills.

•Engage with site staff and sub-contractors to coordinate works on-site. 

You’ll need a good work ethic, and want to drive customer satisfaction. You should be well organised and presentable. 


 Closing date for applications is 4th May 2018.

For all enquiries please email with your CV to cv@larkfleetrecruitment.co.uk Helen Hick, HR Department, Larkfleet House, Falcon Way, Bourne, Lincolnshire PE10 0FF. Previous applicants need not reply. No agencies. Unfortunately unsuccessful applicants may not be notified.


 

Experienced Scaffolders


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Scaffolders required.

Castlebuild Scaffolding part of The Larkfleet Group of Companies is looking to employ excellent scaffolders to join their established and award winning team.

Job requirements 

  • Castlebuild Scaffolding is seeking Part 1 or Part 2 qualified scaffolders
  • Must have their own driving licences
  • On the books or subcontract
  • Good rates of pay

Closing date for applications is TBC.

For all enquiries please contact Neil on 07973 739132.


 

Careers in home building


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*The Larkfleet Group of Companies is an organisation which actively promotes equality and diversity and encourages applicants from all sectors of the community.