A Senior Quantity Surveyor job, working for a 5 star house builder
Your new company
Working for the regional office of this recognised House Builder, the company take the development from land acquisition through to sale. They work on small housing developments from 10 unit builds, up to larger developments that can include estate developments from 80 - 350 unit builds and can have 3-4 large developments running at any one time. They currently build 900 units per year.
As part of their growth, they are now looking to add a Senior Quantity Surveyor to their sizeable commercial team, you will form part of a team of 7 surveyors and be part of a 15+ commercial division. You will report in to a Director and have oversight of 4 projects almost immediately.
They operate a promote from within mentality, where promotion is recognised by achievement not time served. The recent promotion of the Director is testament to this, so you will have the ideal opportunity to be in control of your career
Your new role
The role of the Quantity Surveyor will be to work within the commercial team, the main purpose of the role would include; overseeing the commercial management of various small and large housing projects, accurately report the financial and contractual situation of the suppliers responsible for, measure and assess the work undertaken and then submit detailed, accurate and timely applications for payment including final accounts, take timely and proper action (e.g., notices) in accordance with the contract. Assist with preparation of contractual claims, contribute to the set up and review of the project risk register, and financial and contractual needs of a contract are fully met in line with the required standards and time constraints
What you'll need to succeed
You will need to have worked for a low rise volume house builder or developer
What you'll get in return
A competitive salary plus a car/car allowance, bonus scheme, holiday + bank holidays, flexible working arrangements, sick pay, private medical insurance as well as other tailored benefits.
What you need to do now
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