Kevin Boakye

Senior Consultant - Construction and Development UK

Kevin Boakye is a Senior Consultant at Capstone, having joined the business upon completion of his Law degree (LLB) at Canterbury Christ Church University in 2011. He initially specialised within the Engineering sector, before establishing the Construction & Development team, with a focus on the Quantity Surveying discipline in London and regionally. 

Kevin has a detailed and quality driven approach to his recruitment delivery and partners with his clients and candidates to produce the desired results. Amongst his placements have been senior level candidates for some of the industry's leading client-side organisations and construction management companies. He is currently the lead for diversity and inclusion at Capstone; championing the agenda in respect to the Property industry – an area he is passionate about.

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Cost Manager - Fit Out

£50000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus     London, England

Cost Manager London Up to £55k basic + bonuses The Cost Management team at Capstone are recruiting on behalf of a global cost and project management consultancy for a suitably experienced Cost Manger to join their fit out team. Our client operates across 5 continents, employing over 4,000 people with a yearly turnover in the billions. They provide consultancy services across project and programme management; cost consultancy; and facilities management with PMO being a specialist service. The role: You will be joining a team of 25 people, answering into an Associate Director. Their accounts include financial services, technology and retail client. In your day to day responsibilities as a Cost Manager, you will be seconded into a client, based in their office for the majority of the working week. About you: MRICS Quantity Surveyor Proven track record in commercial management with blue-chip clients Experience with commercial or retail fit-out projects Client facing with stakeholder management/engagement experience Benefits: Up to £55k basic + bonuses Car allowance 5% employer contribution to pension 28 days holiday Private healthcare This is an excellent opportunity to join a dynamic, social team who work hard and have been stable for a number of years. To apply for this position please email your CV to Kevin Boakye at k.boakye@capstone-recruitment.com or call 0203 757 5000 / 07494368464 for more information. Transparency Notice to Prospective Candidates We process certain personal information about you for our legitimate business interests in order to identify and contact suitable candidates about positions that may be relevant to them. At Capstone Property Recruitment Ltd we respect your Privacy details all of which are set out in our Privacy Policy on our website at www.capstone-recruitment.com .If you don't want to be contacted by us about potential positions that may be of interest to you in the future, then please email our Data Protection Officer at dpo@capstone-recruitment.com

Commercial Manager

£75000 - £80000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus     London, England

Commercial Manager Location: South West London Salary offer: £75,000 - £80,000 + Bonus + Benefits Capstone are currently working with one of London's leading luxury residential developers, delivering some of the capital's finest homes, with a fantastic opportunity for a Commercial Manager to join their team. The majority of their projects are within prime residential London working with high net worth families and developers and range from £500k - £4m in value, with up to 6 projects being delivered at any one time. They are looking to accelerate growth due to repeat clients giving them a strong order book of projects. Our client is looking for an ambitious, entrepreneurial and innovative Quantity Surveyor who is looking for an opportunity to become a lead QS/Commercial Manager and step up into a Director position over the next 18 months. You will also have the ability and or desire to operate in either a contractor or developer capacity dependant on the size of the project. This is an excellent opportunity to join an emerging developer and take your career to the next level. For a confidential discussion, please contact Kevin Boakye (Senior Consultant - Construction & Development) on +44 (0) 20 3757 5000 or alternatively please send your CV to k.boakye@capstone-recruitment.com quoting reference KB6228. Transparency Notice to Prospective Candidates We process certain personal information about you for our legitimate business interests in order to identify and contact suitable candidates about positions that may be relevant to them. At Capstone Property Recruitment Ltd we respect your Privacy details all of which are set out in our Privacy Policy on our website at www.capstone-recruitment.com .If you don't want to be contacted by us about potential positions that may be of interest to you in the future, then please email our Data Protection Officer at dpo@capstone-recruitment.com

Procurement Manager

£60000 - £70000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus     London, England

Procurement Manager - Developer £70k basic p.a. plus excellent benefits and bonus. London Capstone have been exclusively appointed by a fast growing mixed use developer with investor roots in the United States who are contributing to major regeneration schemes across the capital. With a track record of delivering landmark schemes, my client is growing a team to be involved in the delivery of a multi phase project and needs a Procurement Manager to support the Commercial Director and play a pivotal role in the development. This role is a crucial position within the team which will support and report directly to the Head of Cost Management, procuring and managing the suppliers across the development. Key Responsibilities: Establish and maintain a portfolio of key suppliers Work closely with the internal technical team to source materials that are cost efficient and of quality to ensure the project design specifications are met Aid in the appointment of suppliers for contractors and regulate the quality of material Remain abreast of product developments in the market Utilisation of materials and resources in order to avoid wastage and take the environment into consideration when making decisions. About You: The successful candidate would ideally be degree educated with extensive experience of procuring suppliers for a residential developer or client side organisation. You will also have a good knowledge of suppliers within the residential market and have a desire to work in an innovative and forward thinking company. For a confidential discussion, please contact Kevin Boakye (Senior Consultant - Construction & Development) on +44 (0) 20 3757 5000 or alternatively please send your CV to k.boakye@capstone-recruitment.com quoting reference KB6065. Transparency Notice to Prospective Candidates We process certain personal information about you for our legitimate business interests in order to identify and contact suitable candidates about positions that may be relevant to them. At Capstone Property Recruitment Ltd we respect your Privacy details all of which are set out in our Privacy Policy on our website at www.capstone-recruitment.com .If you don't want to be contacted by us about potential positions that may be of interest to you in the future, then please email our Data Protection Officer at dpo@capstone-recruitment.com

Quantity Surveyor

£55000 - £65000.00 per annum + Benefits + Bonus     London, England

Quantity Surveyor, Central London £55,000 - £65,000 plus bonus + benefits Capstone is currently recruiting on behalf of a design-led residential developer, with in-house contractor functions. Having secured additional funding they are expanding their team to deliver a number of multi-unit residential development sites. About the role: Our client is in the market to find a pivotal member of their team to manage their in house commercial function for projects in London. You will manage financial and commercial risk through effective cost planning, procurement and budget control, delivering value for money and limiting risk. Key responsibilities & duties: Take order of cost model and develop into a detailed Cost Plan - split by packages. Create Bid List - based on company's existing supply chain and Applicant's subcontractor relationships. Work alongside the Construction Project Manager to feed into the construction programme, and produce procurement schedule and information release schedule to ensure procurement remains on track. Prepare and procure subcontract tender packages. Attend and lead pre-start meetings, subcontractor interviews. Strong understanding of construction sequencing and detailing - understanding the relationship between how the job is done and how much it will cost. Utilise this knowledge to drive value engineering - able to offer alternatives that reflect and reinforce the concept. Contract negotiations Liaise with construction solicitor and put together JCT construction contracts, or consultant appointment docs, to include: D&B Main Contract and subcontractors Pull together Scope Docs, Employer Requirement Docs, Contractors Proposals etc. Contract administration: Valuations & Payments About you: You will have a track record of delivering high specification residential developments working for a main contractor or developer, and be able to meet the key responsibilities and duties listed above. The company believes in a strong understanding of technical sequencing and architectural detailing, and a strong knowledge and experience in these areas will be looked for. For a confidential discussion, please contact Kevin Boakye (Senior Consultant - Construction & Development) on +44 (0) 20 3757 5000 or alternatively please send your CV to k.boakye@capstone-recruitment.com quoting reference KB6143. Transparency Notice to Prospective Candidates We process certain personal information about you for our legitimate business interests in order to identify and contact suitable candidates about positions that may be relevant to them. At Capstone Property Recruitment Ltd we respect your Privacy details all of which are set out in our Privacy Policy on our website at www.capstone-recruitment.com .If you don't want to be contacted by us about potential positions that may be of interest to you in the future, then please email our Data Protection Officer at dpo@capstone-recruitment.com

Cost Manager

£75000 - £85000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus     London, England

Cost Manager - Developer £75k - £85k basic p.a. plus excellent benefits and bonus. London Capstone have been exclusively appointed by a fast growing mixed use developer with investor roots in the United States who are contributing to major regeneration schemes across the capital. With a track record of delivering landmark schemes, my client is growing a team to be involved in the delivery of a multi phase project and needs a Commercial Manager to support the Commercial Director and play a pivotal role in the development. You will be reporting directly into the Head of Cost Management, overseeing the main contractor and cost consultant parties, ensuring that they work closely together to deliver this iconic project on time and within budget. The role will encompass a range of cost management processes as part of the procurement team, which includes the monitoring of all financial models from forecasting to variations in cost. You will collaborate with external insurance adviser and assist in identifying and recommending appropriate strategies. About You: The successful candidate must have a relevant degree in Quantity Surveying or Commercial Management, having worked previously at a construction consultancy or developer. You will also have a good knowledge of suppliers within the residential market and have a desire to work in an innovative and forward thinking company. For a confidential discussion, please contact Kevin Boakye (Senior Consultant - Construction & Development) on +44 (0) 20 3757 5000 or alternatively please send your CV to k.boakye@capstone-recruitment.com quoting reference KB6065. Transparency Notice to Prospective Candidates We process certain personal information about you for our legitimate business interests in order to identify and contact suitable candidates about positions that may be relevant to them. At Capstone Property Recruitment Ltd we respect your Privacy details all of which are set out in our Privacy Policy on our website at www.capstone-recruitment.com .If you don't want to be contacted by us about potential positions that may be of interest to you in the future, then please email our Data Protection Officer at dpo@capstone-recruitment.com

Head of Quantity Surveying

£90000 - £100000 per annum + + Bonus     London, England

Head of Quantity Surveying London Up to Six Figure salary + Bonus Capstone have been instructed by an emerging Project & Cost Management consultancy business to recruit for a Head of Quantity Surveying to join their growing team, in what is an extremely exciting time for them. Our client deals extensively within the hospitality sector; covering luxury hotels in the UK, high end restaurants and international resorts. This is an excellent opportunity to expand their quantity surveying offering and work closely with the Managing Director in their London office. The organisation prides itself on its ability to form long-lasting relationships with loyal clients and through their industry experience, network and technical excellence provide a quality service from inception to completion on their projects. A major factor with this role will be winning work and taking the posture and mentality of a business owner. They have a strong pipeline of projects with no signs of slowing down, making this an opportune time to join. If you are a Head of Quantity Surveying or have worked in a similar capacity in a consultancy environment, are experienced in the residential, restaurant or hotel sectors and would like the opportunity to work on some extremely high-end and bespoke schemes and become a part of a niche Cost Consultancy, please get in touch. Transparency Notice to Prospective Candidates We process certain personal information about you for our legitimate business interests in order to identify and contact suitable candidates about positions that may be relevant to them. At Capstone Property Recruitment Ltd we respect your Privacy details all of which are set out in our Privacy Policy on our website at www.capstone-recruitment.com .If you don't want to be contacted by us about potential positions that may be of interest to you in the future, then please email our Data Protection Officer at dpo@capstone-recruitment.com

Project QS

£35000 - £45000 per annum    London, England

Project Quantity Surveyor London £35,000-£45,000 basic + benefits Capstone are recruiting on behalf of a niche cost consultancy focussing on the high-end residential market who have a requirement for a Project QS. Included in their client portfolio are high net worth individuals, PRS developers and luxury residential developers. With the majority of their business coming through referrals and repeat business, our client has built a strong reputation in the market place for their ability to deliver for the clients. With full exposure to projects and scope to progress rapidly without barriers, this is an excellent opportunity for someone to join an exciting team in its infancy. Prior exposure to working in the residential market would be beneficial. Our client is interested in individuals from both consultancy and contracting backgrounds. For a confidential discussion, please contact Kevin Boakye (Senior Consultant - Construction & Development) on +44 (0) 20 3757 5000 or alternatively please send your CV to k.boakye@capstone-recruitment.com quoting reference KB6180. Transparency Notice to Prospective Candidates We process certain personal information about you for our legitimate business interests in order to identify and contact suitable candidates about positions that may be relevant to them. At Capstone Property Recruitment Ltd we respect your Privacy details all of which are set out in our Privacy Policy on our website at www.capstone-recruitment.com .If you don't want to be contacted by us about potential positions that may be of interest to you in the future, then please email our Data Protection Officer at dpo@capstone-recruitment.com

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