My client are a top 10 house builder working across the South Yorkshire region and they have a requirement for an Senior Quantity Surveyor to join their regional offices based in Doncaster.
Senior Quantity Surveyor
As a Senior Quantity Surveyor you will be reporting to the Commercial Director and will be a key member of the Commercial Team delivering profitability for the region through contractor procurement, cost planning and control, and general commercial input through the private development process.
Duties and responsibilities:
Identify Trade Contractor Partners - Meet and explain the Homes culture and 'all-risk' packaging and obtain prices on standard house types on partnering agreement
Negotiate prices on all non-standard house types.
Implement group purchasing and subcontractor initiatives and carry out periodic negotiations.
Tender for 'all risk' Road, Sewers and Plot works - negotiate best value packages and procure land remediation subcontract packages.
Pre-Start Planning - Provide commercial input into pre-start meetings, coordinate pre-start presentation process, collate subcontract RAMS and packages for approval
Maximise profitability through Partnership negotiation, agree the content of build contracts with RSL clients
Work closely with the Technical Director to fully understand the technical constraints of each scheme
Produce detailed cost plan for inclusion, produce Site-start Budget, monitor all potential orders against 'Bible' costs and site start budget and investigate commercial viability of all modern methods of construction
Generate accurate 'cost to complete' reporting, review and manage opportunities / threats
Produce and monitor cash flow against predicted levels, advice production team on ways of regaining any slippage
Carry out monthly valuations on site and generate subcontractor liabilities
Produce monthly report on variations to Site start budgets
Manage non recoverable variations and day works
Liaise with customer care on a monthly basis and manage all contra charges
Ensure all financial accounts are settled within 6 months of works finishing
Implement efficiency savings generated from ongoing initiatives
Ensure trade specifications are current and comply with all design drawings
Provide external monthly valuations and attend progress meetings with RSL's
Senior Quantity Surveyor - Skills & Experience
The successful candidate must have a minimum of 5 years experience as a Quantity Surveyor have previous experience working in house building sector managing multiple housing developments from pre commencement stages through to final accounts.
Excellent communication and negotiating skills
Highly organized and able to work under pressure
Professional attitude and approach to work
Previous experience of building relationships with clients/customers
IT skills including Microsoft packages (advanced knowledge)
In return for your skills the company offer a salary from £45,000 - £55,000 dependant on experience with a company car / car allowance and an extensive company benefits package including pension, healthcare, company bonus, holidays, etc
If this position sounds of interest and you would like more information, or would like to apply, please don't hesitate to get in contact with Adam at Bromak on 01142130903 or firstname.lastname@example.org
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