A busy house builder seeks to appoint an experienced Senior Quantity Surveyor to join their expanding Commercial team in their Regional Office in Leeds.
The company is one of the top 10 house builders who build new build houses ranging from 3-6 bedroom. The company pride themselves in quality, customer service and delivering high standards.
The company has a fantastic opportunity for an ambitious individual to join as a Senior Quantity Surveyor.
Reporting to the Managing Director 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 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 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 a proven track record in delivering multiple new build housing developments from pre commencement stages through to final accounts on time and within budget.
You must have a minimum of 3 years' experience in a surveying position. You will be methodical, technically minded and an effective communicator with the ability to work in a team environment.
What's on Offer?
In return for your skills my client offers a basic salary from £50-55k, dependent on experience along with a company car or car allowance and an attractive package.
If you are interested and would like to apply for this position then please don't hesitate to get in contact with Adam De-Ville on 01142130903.