Senior Quantity Surveyor


  • Company:
    carringtonwest
  • Location:
  • Salary:
    negotiable / Month
  • Job type:
    Full-Time
  • Posted:
    6 days ago
  • Category:
    Engineering

package
Senior Quantity Surveyor To 65,000
New Homes
Berkshire
I am working with one of the nations leading house-builders to help hem find a strong senior level Quantity Surveyor to join their team
My client is looking for an imaginative and commercially focused Quantity Surveyor with the drive and initiative to make a wider contribution to their business. Taking responsibility for budget control and achieving targets in relation to site development, youll operate in a complex, cost critical and technically challenging environment. It calls for experience in house-building or construction, together with the relationship building skills needed to work effectively with internal and external contacts.
Role
Responsible for overseeing the commercial management of various small and large housing projects. You will report to the Head of Commercial and work within a close-knit team of surveyors, often mentoring junior members of staff.
Carrying out accurate build cost assessments of acquired land; maintain budget control throughout development; and manage cost overruns within tolerance levels.
Accurate costing and preparation of budgets for each aspect of site development.
Analyse and report on costs and cash flow vs budget using the technical support systems.
Prepare tenders and procure sub-contractors, goods and materials, using Group Tender procedures where appropriate.
Evaluate and agree variations and instructions.
Liaise with site personnel and subcontractors in order to maximise productivity.
Use a payments system (COINS) for the payment of sub-contractors and the supply of goods and materials in line with Group policy and procedures.
Promote and act in accordance with Group values, systems, policies and procedures.
Experience
Degree, HND or equivalent within Surveying
Experience of working with a house builder
Strong communication and interpersonal skills
Benefits
Excellent basic salary
Target Bonus
Company Car / Car Allowance
Pension and Healthcare
This is an urgent role on a high-profile project for my client and they will be looking to conduct interviews next week.
For my information or a confidential discussion please contact Simon Hawes or 023 9387 6000