Careers

Are you ready to unlock your potential in a new career with Oakmere?

As a growing company with ambitious plans, we’re on the lookout for outstanding individuals to join our highly motivated team.

Accountant

Job Summary

The successful candidate will ideally need to have experience in preparing management accounts.

Duties include, but are not limited to:

  • Payment processing: Prepare and manage payments for suppliers, consultants and contractors.
  • Ensuring that VAT reconciliations are up to date.
  • Production of the full year consolidations for full year financial statements
  • Assistance/production of the annual tax packs, disclosures for the consolidated and subsidiary accounts and other requirements throughout the period.
  • Manage the insurance for the company and other secretarial duties.
  • Preparation of monthly management accounts pack (consolidated), with overall responsibility for all balance sheet items and P&L cost items.
  • Supporting the Directors in the budget and forecast process.
  • Providing cash flow analysis to support funding requirements.

Other duties may include:

  • Working with the different teams to define and maintain the project’s original budget and any approved change orders and budget transfers occurring during the course of the project.
  • Working with the Senior Managers to review tender documentation and quotations, and review of relevant contracts to ensure that we accurately forecast against budgets, and that commercial terms are acceptable.
  • Preparing monthly cheques for the projects, ensuring all costs are paid on a timely basis.
  • Regularly updating the cash flows for the projects.
  • Processing Tax, VAT and other taxes.

Skills:

  • Excellent working knowledge of Sales, Purchase and Nominal Ledgers.
  • Experience in the Property Development industry would be useful.
  • Excellent negotiating and people skills.
  • Be able to communicate advice on costs.
  • Team player.
  • Good understanding of VAT and Tax.

In return you will receive a competitive salary, working in a fantastic location just outside of Kendal and for a private company with a pro-active and enjoyable culture.

Salary: Negotiable on experience

Terms: Full/Part time – Temporary (Maternity cover – up to 12 months)

If you wish to apply, please forward your CV to: careers@oakmerehomes.co.uk

Site Managers

Job Summary

Due to the continued expansion, Oakmere Homes require Site Managers for the following areas: Barrow-In-Furness, Ulverston and Kendal.

Your key responsibilities will include:

  • Supervise and organise daily work on a building site
  • Control operations including progress, planning and labour relations
  • Manage costs, quality and customer satisfaction
  • You will drive Site Meetings and manage the planning and programming of the site to deliver within the build programme

The successful candidate must have:

  • 5 years experience acting as a Site manager within the house building sector
  • Possess a CSCS card
  • SMSTS qualification
  • First Aid Certificate
  • Scaffold awareness
  • Have a successful background in managing staff and subcontractors
  • Have an exceptional Health & Safety record
  • Appropriate IT skills

An attractive salary and benefits will be offered to the successful candidate.

Job Type: Full-time

If you wish to apply, please forward your CV to: careers@oakmerehomes.co.uk

Bricklayers Required

Lancaster, Kendal and Ulverston area
Long term position
Priceworks

Please contact Andrew Macklin, Quantity Surveyor on 07585 905 339

Site Managers and Tradesmen

We’re also always on the lookout for high quality Site Managers and Tradesmen in the areas we operate. If you would like to register your interest, please email us at: careers@oakmerehomes.co.uk