A 5 star house builder seeks to appoint an Intermediate level Quantity Surveyor to join their regional offices in Birmingham on a temporary basis, for approx. 6 - 8 weeks.
The company are one of the top 10 house builders who build new properties homes ranging from 1 bed apartments to luxury family homes across the UK. The company pride themselves in quality, customer service and delivering high standards
The company have a fantastic opportunity for a Quantity Surveyor to join their commercial team, working alongside an established team managing up to 3 developments.
Reporting to the Commercial Manager you will be a key member of the Commercial Team delivering profitability through contract procurement, cost planning and control and general commercial input through the private development process. Duties include:
Production of site start budgets, prior to commencement of Superstructure House build.
Procure all subcontract trades involving other key members of the team ensuring best value is obtained and all subcontractor prequalification criteria have been satisfied.
Manage the payment process for subcontractors to ensure payments are made in accordance with the agreed payment terms.
Evaluate and if appropriate, approve payments of Dayworks and Cumulative Applications for both labour only and package subcontractors.
In accordance with the prescribed timetable, produce monthly site valuations, including cost to complete assessments using the approved system.
Produce weekly and monthly cost forecasts, including cash flow forecast.
Attendance at management team/department meetings at various locations which may be outside of the usual workplace.
In conjunction with the build team, host regular meetings with subcontractors to review performance.
Skills & Experience
To qualify for this exciting role you will ideally be degree educated and have 2-3 years' experience with a proven track record in delivering new build housing developments from pre commencement stages through to final accounts on time and within budget.
What's on Offer?
This is a temporary position, starting ASAP and running for approx. 6 - 8 weeks. The rate on offer may be negotiable, dependant on experience.
If you are interested in working for Five Star Building and would like to apply please contact Laura at Bromak or apply via the link below.