Careers

Why work for us?

Cardon Property & Construction always want to be the best it can be and is a leading construction brand in the UK for our services. We understand that a construction project is not just the construction of buildings, it is building a better place for communities and changing peoples lives.

Our employees are key to our success and getting the best talent to deliver our clients vision is our number one priority.

Without the best people in place there would be no business, and therefore our objectives are linked to our people.

What do we offer?

To help retain only the best staff we have a relaxed working environment, and we understand the need for a good work-life balance. We also provide completive salaries and training and development opportunities to be what you want to be.

Cardon Property & Construction Team

Our latest vacancies are listed below:

Financial Controller

Cardon Property & Construction is a national, multi-award-winning construction company based in the North West.

We are committed to our clients and projects ensuring they are delivered to the highest standard, and it is done in the timeliest manner possible using the latest tools, techniques, and technologies available to complete the job as efficiently as possible.

We utilise our in-house project management, site management and labour leading to better control the project programme, allowing us to complete the project to the best of our ability, knowing we have the best resources and experience in place.

We provide all the services needed to create, manage and maintain places and infrastructure from project tender and design through to construction.

The role

Supporting the finance department, accountant, and management team by completing routine clerical and accounting tasks. Helping to prepare budgets, maintaining reports, and completing basic bookkeeping and accounting duties for the company.

Job Duties

Preparing financial documents such as invoices, bills, and accounts payable and receivable
Managing payroll
Assisting with the completion of financial reports on a regular basis and providing information to the finance team
Assisting with budgets
Completing bank reconciliations
Entering financial information into appropriate software programs
Managing company ledgers
Processing business expenses
Coordinating internal and external audits
Verifying balances in account books and rectifying discrepancies
Verifying bank deposits
Managing day-to-day transactions
Recording office expenditures and ensuring these expenses are within the set budget
Assisting the finance department and senior accounting staff members with various tasks, including preparing budgets, records, and statements
Posting daily receipts
Assist with preparing annual budgets
Assisting with completing the year-end analysis
Reporting on debtors and creditors
Handling accruals and prepayments
Managing monthly budgeting tasks
Encoding accounting entries for data processing
Sorting financial documents and posting them to the proper accounts
Reviewing  reports for accuracy and meticulously tracing errors back to their source
Resolving errors in financial reports and correcting faulty reporting methods

Skills and Qualifications

Data Entry;
Proficiency with Microsoft Office Suite;
Excellent Skills With Microsoft Office;
Payroll Experience;
Experience in Balance Sheet Account Preparation;
Strong Bookkeeping Skills;
Understanding of Budgetary Principles;
Knowledge of Xero Accounting;
Associate’s Degree in Business Administration or Related Field or Equivalent Work Experience.

What’s on officer

Flexible working hours
Competitive salary package and benefits plus continued excellent prospects with the company

To apply, please email [email protected] with a CV and covering letter.

Site Manager

About Cardon Property & Construction

Cardon Property & Construction’s vision is to be the leading construction brand in the UK for our services. We understand that a construction project is not just the construction of buildings, it is building a better place for communities and changing people’s lives.

When we start a project, we commit ourselves to get it done in the timeliest manner possible using the latest tools, techniques, and technologies available to complete the job as efficiently as possible.

We utilise our in-house project management, site management and labour leading to better control the project programme, allowing us to complete the project to the best of our ability, knowing we have the best resources and experience in place.

Over the space of four years, Cardon Property & Construction has gone from strength to strength, learning from our mistakes and learning how to perfect our new way of doing things. Each time we complete a project we get ever closer to our vision of being one of the leading construction brand in the UK before the close of the decade.

We provide all the services needed to create, manage and maintain places and infrastructure from project tender and design through to construction.

Job Purpose

To manage a site or section, covering the day-to-day activities of the site team, to achieve successful completion in line with Company and Customer expectations. To develop and maintain good working relationships with customers and other third parties in the best interests of the business.

Key Responsibilities

Oversee all site activities and monitor progress against the programme taking remedial action where appropriate whilst protecting the Company’s contractual position at all times.

Ensure the effective close out of projects and that snagging commences as specified by the customer from initial site set-up to completion.

Manage the communication of all necessary information and report to the client and head office, liaising with the design team, Architects, and structural engineers.

Monitor and inspect the quality of work to ensure high standards of quality are achieved and address any issues with the sub-contractors and trades.

Keep up to date and complete site records in line with Company and legislative requirements.

Identify potential issues which will affect successful project delivery and take necessary action to remedy the situation or escalate as appropriate.

Ensuring contract terms are understood and adhered to by all sub-contractors for the project

Work closely with the Commercial team to monitor the financial status of the project.

Manage prelim costs within budget.

Manage the performance of in-house and sub-contract labour, ensuring they are working safely and efficiently.

Fulfil responsibilities within the Project Management System.

Ensure our operating processes, company policies and all legislative requirements are understood, implemented, and adhered to at all times.

Take corrective action on any breach of policy to ensure a safe site, free of accidents and incidents, always.

Responsible for the safety of the public, when working in a live environment.

Co-ordinate the activities of different sub-contractors to ensure work is carried out efficiently and oversee performance to ensure work is completed on schedule and to the right standard.

Qualifications

HND/HNC in building studies preferred

CSCS card required

SMSTS

3 Day first aid

PASMA

IPAF- but not essential

Temporary Works

H&S Management certification

Computer 365 literate

The Offer

We can offer an excellent package to include: Basic Salary between £40,000 to £50,000 per year (dependent on experience), car or car allowance, pension, expenses, plus continued excellent prospects with the company. To apply, please email [email protected] with a CV and covering letter.