Construction Administrator- Central

Competitive salary + company performance related bonus + benefits

We are currently recruiting for a full time, experienced Construction Administrator to join our dynamic team at our Central head office in Holmewood, Chesterfield.

This is an exciting role and opportunity for an experienced Administrator or Senior Administrator to join our fast-paced Construction team. 

Reporting into the Head of Construction, the successful Construction Administrator will be responsible for providing administrative support to the department and supporting the Head of Construction with day-to-day duties and diary management.

Take a closer look at the perks and benefits of working for Avant Homes.

Key duties and requirements

  • Assisting in the preparation of key status reports and updates on all KPIs relating to the Construction function.
  • Providing general administration support to the Construction team and Area Construction Managers.
  • Maintaining departmental records and filing, archiving and data retrieval systems ensuring that information is stored and filed in line with the Avant Homes data protection policy.
  • Providing confidential, administrative and secretarial support services to the Head of Construction to maximise their time.
  • Co-ordination of the Head of Construction's meetings and agendas.
  • Contributing to the development and improvement of defined administrative procedures to meet company policy and quality standards.
  • Working as part of the wider administration and support team helping other administrative staff as required to ensure the delivery of a fully effective administration team for the business.

Who are we looking for?

The successful candidate will be able to demonstrate proven experience within a similar Administration role.

A self-sufficient, experienced Administrator with the ability to provide excellent written and verbal communication, and to work well under pressure in a fast-paced environment is essential.

Strong organisational skills along with the ability to prioritise workload with excellent attention to detail is an essential part of this role.

To be considered for this role you must also possess:

  • Extensive knowledge and application of Microsoft Office, including Word and Excel.
  • Experience of the COINS ERP system is desirable yet not essential.
  • Excellent organisational skills.
  • The ability to work under your own initiative and manage time effectively.
  • A flexible and adaptable approach to changing requirements.
  • Excellent verbal and written communication.


Avant Homes

The team at Avant Homes receive a high volume of applications for each role. If you have not heard back from us within 14 days, unfortunately, your application has been unsuccessful at this time.