Technical Coordinator

Ref No.  EE-5333385



Location: Ascot and Finchley

The successful applicant will have a background as an engineer or perhaps an architect.

You will be leading and managing the design team. This is a multi discipline team across mechanical, electrical, structural, landscape and architecture.

You person will be working alongside the Technical Manager. The Technical Manager will deal with the high end duties (planning, tendering, bids, approval, budgets) and the Technical Coordinator will be focused on what will be done on site and during the project (design, subcontracting, building, delivery, RFIs).

You will require the above skills and a background working on similar projects in the residential sector.


 Providing appropriate support on each project to the Technical Manager.

 Contract management and design delivery through appointment and fee management.

 Problem solving through provision of alternative design solutions.

 Providing feedback to contractors and consultants on matters of design and specification.

 Product and market research and development.

 Inter-departmental support services.

 Contributing to the quality and financial management of the Company.

Providing appropriate support on each project to the Technical Manager:

 Assisting in the selection and appointment of external design consultants to facilitate successful delivery of the design of a project or projects through preparation of the project scoping documentation.

 Ensuring timely preparation of all design information including specifications, details and subsequent monitoring and communication of all information to the development and construction team.

 Providing appropriate, concise reports to the Technical Manager on a diarised basis.

 Managing fees and consultant appointments.

 Commenting and approving contractor designs in design led packages.

 Managing and approving the deliverables from designers.

 Maintaining the essence of the concept design during the process.

 Resolving technical enquiries from Commercial or Build Team through

change requests.

 Managing the building control submissions, approvals and NHBC


 Audit designs.

 Value engineer designs to maintain the essence of the design concept for the site.

Contract management and delivery:

 Monitoring all consultant activity according to an agreed design programme and budget.

 Checking and ensuring coordination of architectural and engineering drawings.

 Issuing drawings and information for procurement, construction and sales and marketing.

 Ensuring current drawings and specifications are filed and distributed accordingly.

 Maintaining an up to date library.


 Coordinating timely receipt and issue of all sub-contractor drawings.

 Managing and progressing enquiries and applications to statutory service

companies and local authorities.

Problem solving:

 Proactively seeking inter-departmental input into the design process.

 Assisting with the timely resolution of day to day construction problems.

 Maintaining an awareness of product information and regulations.

Product and market research and development:

 Contributing to in house knowledge and information base.

 Contributing to the quality and financial management of the Company.

Inter-departmental support services:

 Working closely with other projects associated disciplines to ensure timely

and cost effective delivery of St James product.

 Maintaining an awareness of all departments critical paths.

 Ensuring timely and accurate preparation of sales information including

brochure and conveyance plans.

 Maintaining drawing revisions and reporting implications to various

departments and disciplines.


 Normal hours of work are 8.00 am to 5.30 pm, Monday to Friday.

 Holiday entitlement is 25 days paid holiday per annum

How to Apply:
Should you be interested in this post, or, would like to know more we would be delighted to hear from you - please attach your CV and a brief covering note confirming:

Availability for interview:
Earliest start date:

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Industry Sector:



London and Ascot

Salary / Rate

to £50,000 plus benefits