A National, Award Winning house building provider seeks to appoint a Managing Quantity Surveyor to work on various ongoing developments in West Yorkshire.
The main responsibilities of the job involvement of successful management and control all aspects of the commercial function in order to control and maximise the company's profitability, protect the company's legal and contractual obligations and to manage proactively the control of all commercial issues. The ideal candidate will also support the commercial lead in developing the Commercial Team in delivering profitability for the region through contractor procurement, cost planning and control, and general commercial input.
Increase trade contractor base, by identifying new trade contractor partners, obtain prices on standard housing types on partnering agreement, improve relationships with existing contractors, and resolve any issues which may arise.
Tender for "all risk" road and sewers plot work, negotiate best value packages, and present for approval.
Build and develop the team, preparing development plans, recruit new staff, and support and develop existing staff.
Procure new site starts, ensuring the timely delivery of technical and design information, pre-start planning, and commercial input for pre-start meetings and presentations.
Cost planning, including feasibility of land negotiations, producing detailed cost plans and producing pre-start budget. Producing annual 'bible' costs, and investigating commercial viability of all modern methods of construction.
Monitor and Control Build costs, overseeing cost to complete reporting, manage implementation of new house types, provide commercial input to innovations, and ensure trade specifications are current and comply with regulations.
The company pay very competitively, with a basic salary of up to £55k dependent on experience and a generous benefits package.
Qualifications & Experience
Excellent communication skills
Great time management skills
Proficient with Microsoft packages (Word, Excel etc)
Degree in Commercial management or Quantity Surveying
Previous experience working for a House Builder
Experience of Contract Law
Financial and Commercial awareness
Ability to mentor others
What to do next:
If you are looking for a new opportunity and this role is of interest, please apply via the link below or contact Adam at Bromak on 01142130903, or 07887661047.