Professional Institutions and Organisations to be Aware of in the Construction Sector

Professional Institutions and Organisations to be Aware of in the Construction Sector

This article will look at four major institutes and organisations in the construction industry and will provide a summary of how these professional bodies operate and what they offer to construction professionals.

How Rising Costs Make Construction Procurement Jobs Even More Important

How Rising Costs Make Construction Procurement Jobs Even More Important

With rising costs becoming part and parcel of everyone’s daily lives, those working in construction procurement jobs are forced to face these cost challenges head on, making the procurement role within the construction industry more important than ever.

Starting a Career as a Graduate Recruitment Consultant

Starting a Career as a Graduate Recruitment Consultant

Are you looking for an attractive career in which the more you put in, the more you get out? Are you looking for a graduate recruitment job or looking to change career to find that rewarding job role you deserve?

How to start the journey into becoming a Construction Procurement Specialist?

How to start the journey into becoming a Construction Procurement Specialist?

So, you’ve researched becoming a Procurement Specialist and feel it could be the right career for you. But where do you begin? What kind of degree do you need? Do you even need a degree?

Becoming a Procurement Specialist

Becoming a Procurement Specialist

Becoming a Procurement Specialist can take time, effort, and a lot of dedication. In this article, we’ll examine some of the top skills needed to become the best Procurement Specialist you can be.

Growing Economy & Employment | The Construction 2025 Progress Report

Growing Economy & Employment | The Construction 2025 Progress Report

The construction industry in the UK is undeniably large, providing a tenth of the UK’s gross domestic product, employing 2.4 million people, and contributing over £117 billion in 2019 alone.

Reflections on the 2022 ICWCI Conference

Reflections on the 2022 ICWCI Conference

The ICWCI Conference brought together Clerk of Works members of the ICWCI along with guests, speakers and sponsors. It was an amazing opportunity to network with like-minded individuals and to learn about he latest developments and trends in the construction industry.

Maxim Recruitment attending 2022 ICWCI Conference

Maxim Recruitment attending 2022 ICWCI Conference

The ICWCI Conference and the Building on Quality Awards 2022 is on Saturday 14th and Sunday 15th May 2022 in Dublin.

2022 Annual Salary Guide for UK Construction Claims and Disputes Jobs

2022 Annual Salary Guide for UK Construction Claims and Disputes Jobs

During 2021 we undertook our first salary benchmarking exercise for the UK which gained much attention. Here we present updated results with new data.

How HS2 will influence the Construction Industry going forward

How HS2 will influence the Construction Industry going forward

In this blog, we will investigate and explore further the effects HS2 will have on the UK construction industry. We dive further into the different phases of the HS2 project.

At the Coalface | Construction Site Management Explained

At the Coalface | Construction Site Management Explained

Construction site management roles typically overlap and can sometimes confuse the uninitiated, particularly as job titles may differ from equivalent roles on Hong Kong construction sites.

Working for Smaller Contractors as a Quantity Surveyor | Pros and Cons

Working for Smaller Contractors as a Quantity Surveyor | Pros and Cons

We've complied some of the pros and cons Quantity Surveyor candidates should carefully consider before choosing the size of their next employer for their next quantity surveying or cost management job.