Senior Quantity Surveyor - House-building

Senior Quantity Surveyor - House-building

Location Cleveland
Job Type Permanent
Salary £60k + benefits

Job Description

A well regarded, market-leading national house-builder is seeking a Senior QS to join their team on a permanent basis. Due to increased workload and the successful start of several new-build private housing schemes, my client needs to increase their commercial team.

Yoru main duties will include:

  • Carrying out accurate build cost assessments of acquired land
  • Maintain budget control throughout development; and manage cost overruns within tolerance┬álevels
  • Accurate costing and preparation of budgets for each aspect of site development
  • Analysing and reporting on costs and cash flow vs budget
  • Undertaking accurate viability/feasibility studies to support decision-making in site acquisition and development
  • Preparing tenders and procure sub-contractors, goods and materials
  • Evaluating and agreeing variations and instructions
  • Liaising with site personnel and subcontractors in order to maximise productivity
  • Using COINS for the payment of sub-contractors and the supply of goods and materials in line with Group policy and procedures

To be considered for this role, you must have:

  • A degree or relevant qualification in construction
  • Previously worked in the new-build housing sector (affordable or spec)
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Knowledge of up to date building regulations and guidelines

This role will offer a market-leading salary and benefits package, as well as the opportunity to work for one of the nations top house-builders who deliver a fantastic product.

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