We are currently representing a medium sized Housebuilder who are looking for a Quantity Surveyor to join their Commercial team based in Bolton.
You will be reporting to the Commercial Director and 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. You will be responsible for producing, managing and forecasting build costs for allotted sites.
Quantity Surveyor 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 has been supplied. " Manage the payment process for subcontractors and help the other members of the payments team to ensure payments are made in accordance with the agreed payment terms. " Evaluate and if appropriate, approve payments of dayworks and applications for both labour only subcontractors. " In accordance with the prescribed timetable review and agree monthly site valuations (including cost) to complete assessments using the approved system. " Attendance at management team and department meetings at various locations which may be outside of the usual workplace. " In conjunction with the Build Manager, host regular meetings with subcontractors to review performance. " Management of agreed performance indicators including regular updates to the Commercial Director.
To qualify for this exciting role you must have a proven track record in delivering new build housing developments from pre commencement stages through to final accounts on time and within budget.
" In depth knowledge and experience within the Quantity Surveying field " A good understanding of all aspects of surveying and contractual procedures " Understanding of the financial implications of the methods and sequences of build " In-depth knowledge of the construction industry " Good knowledge of commercial and financial management systems and controls " Strong personal organisational skills " Ability to work in isolation but also as part of a team within a growing business " Computer literacy especially in Microsoft Excel
You will be rewarded with competitive basic salary of up to £50,000 pa along with a company car or car allowance and an attractive package including company bonus, enhanced pension scheme, medical insurance, life assurance and 26 days holidays. You will also be provided with full training and development and the opportunity to develop within your career.
If you are interested in this opportunity and would like to apply, please contact Deena at Bromak or please apply via the link below.