Senior Quantity Surveyor

Senior Quantity Surveyor

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  • Sector:

    Housing Maintenance Trades

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  • Salary:

    £50k - 55k per year + Car Allowance

  • Contact:

    Holly Lewis

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  • Published:

    9 months ago

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Senior Quantity Surveyor – New Build Social Housing

Location – North East

Salary – Up to £55,000 per annum + package

My client is looking for an experienced, self-motivated Senior Quantity Surveyor to join their team in the North East on a permanent basis. In this role you will play a fundamental role within the site team to ensure the efficient delivery of each scheme.

You will be fully degree qualified with a minimum of 2-5 years post degree experience in a senior position.

What will you deliver?

Assist the Commercial Manager with effective financial management during pre-commencement stage in order to reduce risk and increase target contribution prior to commencement on site

Undertake financial management and accurate reportage, in accordance with company procedures

Assist the CM in financial pre-commencement activities such as pricing of works for submission to client, appointment of consultants, initial subcontract negotiations

Carry out key commercial tasks such as bonus payments, subcontract procurement and management, site measurement, internal and external valuations, Management of change orders, Cost Value reportage, Performance Reviews – all in accordance with the Quantity Surveyors Manual and Training Plan

Monthly valuation assessment and administration.

Appointment of initial subcontract packages.

Attend budget meetings with site team.

What can we offer you?

In this role, you would have the opportunity to add real value from the outset and drive the direction of the team. Also, on offer is a competitive salary, car allowance and benefits package, including

5% Pension

25 paid holidays (+ public holidays)

24/7 Employee Assistance Program and access to mental wellbeing app

Employee discount shopping schemes on major brands and retailers

Gym membership discounts

Cycle to work scheme

Broad range of learning opportunities, such as professional qualifications, collective/individual training, and personalized support programmes

Who are we looking for?

New Build Housing experience.

High level of interpersonal skills (i.e. listening skills)

Excellent verbal and written communication skills

Proficient in using Microsoft Outlook, Excel and word

Build Recruitment Limited acts as an Employment Business for the supply of temporary workers and an Employment Agency in relation to permanent vacancies. Build Recruitment is an equal opportunities employer.