Managing Surveyor - Western

Galliford Try
Avon, United Kingdom
13 Mar 2018
05 May 2018
Role Overview:
We have an exciting new opportunity for a Managing Surveyor to join our award winning Linden Homes business in their Bristol office, covering the Western region.

The Managing Surveyor will report to the Commercial Director and will be responsible for being the commercial lead for housebuilding developments in the Western Region for Linden Homes.
Commercial awareness, cost planning and the ability to carry out accurate cost / value forecasting and risk management is essential along with excellent communication and procurement skills. Experience in negotiating and agreeing both contract sums and conditions with clients is also required.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Prepare and manage key and large risk subcontract accounts from inception to final accounts
  • Pricing and agreeing variations with the clients representative
  • Subcontract procurement strategy and implementation
  • Presenting and agreeing the external valuation with Employers Representative
  • Preparing monthly CVC reports for presentation to Directors
  • Monitoring risk schedule and managing risk from Commencement to completion
  • Check and ensure compliance and issuing of timely Payment and Pay less notices to Subcontractors
  • Provide Contractual advice to project team
  • Provide input and cost and value engineering advices throughout the design life of the scheme and attend design team meetings

Experience and Qualifications:

Technical / Professional Expertise and Qualifications:

  • Degree qualified preferable
  • Professional membership of MCIOB or RICS preferable.
Competency Requirements:
  • Should ideally have worked at a similar level ideally within a Construction organisation for at least five years.
  • Demonstrable strong account management and commercial experience.
  • Ideally experience of working and managing a commercial team.
  • Strong team player, with the entrepreneurial ability to operate and excel in a changing on site environment.
  • Well-developed analytical, oral and presentation / communication skills.

In Return
We offer an opportunity to work on some of the UKs most exciting housing developments, in a fast paced environment where each day brings new challenges. Our benefits package includes
  • Competitive salary
  • Annual bonus scheme
  • Enhanced holiday entitlement with the opportunity to purchase additional days
  • Private Healthcare
  • Discounted Gym memberships
  • SAYE scheme
  • 'Rewards' Scheme - Voluntary benefits scheme
With an ambitious growth strategy, Linden Homes is going places so if you're committed, talented and enthusiastic, Linden Homes is the right place for you.