Senior Quantity Surveyor - Major accommodation projects

2022-05-10 08:42:092022-06-06 RecruitBuild
Job Type Permanent Full Time
Location Harrogate, North Yorkshire,United Kingdom,--Leeds, West Yorkshir
Area Yorkshire and Humberside, England Yorkshire and Humberside England Harrogate, North Yorkshire,United Kingdom,--Leeds, West Yorkshir
Sector ConstructionConstruction - Quantity Surveyor
Salary £65000 - £70000 per annum + Car allowance + benefits package
Start Date ASAP
Advertiser remoteapi
Job Ref 895065_1652172129
Job Views 79

This is an opportunity for a Senior Quantity Surveyor to join a national main contractor operating throughout the UK specialising in major accommodation projects both new build and regeneration including PRS schemes, student accommodation and affordable housing.

The current requirement is for a Senior Quantity Surveyor on a perm basis acting as No.2 on site on a £30M development in Yorkshire with phase two following on for the next few years.

You will play a key role in the commercial success of this and future schemes including:

  • To aid in the management a commercial team as No.2 QS on site
  • To provide feedback on deviation from cost bill
  • Prepare and accurately forecast final accounts
  • To develop strong customer relationships with key clients and their officers
  • To take overall responsibility and accountability for the commercial elements on a number of contracts
  • To offer assistance, support and mentoring to other team members
  • To assist the Contract Manager with pre-start planning and programming
  • Change management control
  • Profit and delivery maximisation and efficiency
  • Assisting and liaising with the buyers on materials procurement and buying opportunities
  • To manage the day to day cost control, monitoring and reporting
  • Develop an understanding of the designated contract, specification and pricing ensuring compliance with conditions throughout
  • Measure progress, submit valuations, submit final accounts and retention release and monitor receipt of payment in a timely manner
  • Process subcontractor requests for payment
  • Completing a monthly cost / valuation report and cash flow for the designation projects
  • Attend project and company related meetings
  • Manage the costs on a project to ensure both the company and the client is fully advised of the cost situation
  • Review Drawings for design changes to ensure any changes/ costs are recorded.
  • Maintaining and developing professional relationships with the Client, to help future business development
  • You should be Degree qualified in Quantity Surveying or Commercial Management, ideally RICS qualified and have experience within a senior surveying position reporting to either a commercial manager or director.

    This is a permanent role with excellent career progression. Salary is to £70,000pa (depending on experience) + car allowance + excellent package.

    Please note that every effort will be made to contact all applicants, however due to the high volume in candidate applications if you have not had a response to your submission within 10 days please assume that you have not been shortlisted for interview on this occasion.

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