An established and successfully general building specialist focusing its efforts on high end residential new builds, refurbishments and extensions, while also delivering projects in the commercial sector for private clients where required, this company are known for offering a bespoke, tailored service to their client base, capable of delivering a full 360 turnkey service, from design to completion.
As the primary Quantity Surveyor in the business, you'll be responsible for taking the lead on pre-contract and tender activity across a range of exciting projects, pursuing these through to completion while overseeing all aspects of financial management of the works. You'll have the opportunity to get stuck into a diverse portfolio of works, each with own challenges, covering things such as high end new build properties designed to offer affluent living, through to basement conversions, commercial projects and also tackling a number of small minor works schemes.
- Oversee all tender activity including pricing, preparation and submission. - Provide detailed breakdowns of tenders - Obtain best value sub-contract and supplier prices - Preparing detailed breakdown of build costs for each stage of work - Compiling sub-contract orders, and their subsequent issuing to contractors - Carry out cost and value reconciliation on all items - Oversee spend on in-house and sub-contract labour, and material procurement - Prepare Cost Value Comparison (Profit & Loss) notes
Qualifications & Experience:
- Construction related Degree or equivalent, ideally Quantity Surveying / Commercial Management, is preferred but experience sought after more highly. - A minimum of 5 years spent in a similar capacity within a main contracting environment, ideally having delivered high end homes but this is not essential. - You'll ideally be situated locally to the East London area.
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