A regional house builder seeks to appoint a Quantity Surveyor to join their team based in Lancashire.
The company specialise in new build quality homes in highly sought locations across the North West. Properties range from luxury detached homes in select environments, starter homes in up and coming regeneration areas, spacious family homes or chic city centre apartments.
Quantity Surveyor Role
Reporting to the Commercial Manager you will be managing 3 - 5 housing developments ranging from £7m - 24m in the North West region. Duties will include:
" Produce bi-monthly valuations/CVR's " Managing budget/cost management " Manage, challenge, cost and report all variations outside of scope of works/budget " Detailed Cost report on valuations " Forecast on live risk " Produce WIP schedule and materials on site valuations " Overseeing majority of sub-contract payments " Processing groundworks and R&S applications " Processing and managing labour only brickwork and joinery ledgers " Sub-contract tender preparation including compiling trade specifications " Produce Roads & Sewer bill of quants in preparation for tender " Subcontract Procurement and value engineering " Pre-commencement cost appraisal to Land Viability " Sub-contract negotiations and managing disputes " Pre-commencement budget to Land Viability " Awarding of formal sub-contract " Compiling detailed site budget " Attend Pre-Start Meetings " Managing brickwork and joinery schedules of rates/ledgers " Processing and agreeing final accounts " Attend fortnightly trade meetings representing Commercial Department " Ensure specifications are adhered to by sub-contractors " Review/appraise non-budgeted costs with Site Management " Assisting Commercial Manager with Land Viabilities " Manage Communication between Commercial and Site " Assist with sub-contract specification review The successful applicant must have previous experience managing budgets on multiple housing developments. You must have a minimum of 4-5 years experience and have a thorough understanding of financial reporting, contractual terms and conditions and statutory requirements.
What's on offer?
The company offer a package including a competitive basic salary, company car or car allowance, profit related bonus, pension contributions, annual leave (including a shut down at Christmas).
How to apply
If you are interested in the Quantity Surveyor opportunity and would like to have a confidential chat, please contact Deena at Bromak or apply via the link below.