House Builder - New Build - Residential - £10-160m - Quantity Surveyor (Project Level)
One of the UK's leading housing developers who sit in the "Top 30 Contractor" list is looking for a high-flying Quantity Surveyor to join their highly experienced commercial team in Reading. This organisation prides themselves in the quality work they produce to their clients. Delivering over 600 units a year to the finest finish, this division are at the strongest they can be.
The successful QS will be joining a division that deliver schemes of various sizes and scale, ranging from small housing led residential developments to larger urban regeneration schemes and garden schemes with a turnover of over £1bn
The Quantity Surveyor will be required to run a development in Arborfield, Reading. You will be responsible for ensuring timely & accurate cost management, dealing with contractual issues & procurement, payment of sub-contractors for complex large volume development projects from pre-operational stage through to final accounts.
Role: Quantity Surveyor (Project Level)
The successful Quantity Surveyor will be reporting to the Commercial Manager and your duties will be:
- Build and maintain working relationships with supply chain and clients
- Place supply chain orders in accordance with the procurement schedule
- Manage and minimise non recoverable costs on projects
- Price and agree all project variations
- Provide commercial expertise and be responsible for the financial delivery on various projects
- Value, certify and issue subcontractors
- Complete CVC reports
- Submit external valuations, making sure they meet the conditions of the main contract
- Full responsibility for the projects cash position
- Minimum 3 years' experience
- Experience running own projects
- Motivated with a positive 'can do' attitude
- Good organisational skills
- Ability to work on own initiative and generate solutions.
- Highly IT literate, including advanced knowledge of Microsoft Excel
- Valid Driving Licence
- Appropriate CSCS card
Location: Arborfield, Berkshire
Projects: New Build
- Car/Car Allowance (Very generous allowance scheme)
- Generous Holiday
If you are a Quantity Surveyor or Senior Quantity Surveyor, looking at your career options, then please contact Sam Patuzzo at Brandon James.
Quantity Surveyor / Project Quantity Surveyor / Residential / House Builder / Reading / Berkshire