Managing Quantity Surveyor

18 Jun 2019
19 Jun 2019
Contract Type
MANAGING SURVEYOR - House building - GBP70k plus bonus and package

We have an exciting opportunity for a Managing Quantity Surveyor to work for an award-winning national housing developer. Reporting to the Commercial Director, the successful candidate will be overseeing a team of Surveyors and all related commercial and contractual functions of one of the businesses fastest growing regional offices.

Sites are located throughout the greater Midlands region with a strong pipeline of work in place to continue the growth of the region. The business is a quality focussed build, with an emphasis towards design. We are looking for a passionate individual with a strong track record in delivering exceptional projects on time and on budget.

The successful Managing Quantity Surveyor will be a key member of the Regional Commercial Team, delivering profitability for the region and have overall responsibility for:

• Monitoring & Controlling Build Costs
• Cost planning and control
• Manage and develop the commercial team
• Cost Value Reporting
• Produce/ compile accurate forecasts / budget information
• Commercial Risk Management

Candidate Criteria:

• Experience working in a similar role.
• Project relevant experience (new build housing).
• Possess formal qualifications in construction or quantity surveying (HNC or equivalent)
• Full driving licence.
• Effective written and verbal communication skills.
• Good negotiating skills.
• Excellent time management skills.
• Knowledge of contract law relating to construction issues.
• Knowledge of construction techniques and materials.
• Up to date relevant knowledge of commercial legislation.
• Computer literate in the use of valuation systems and Microsoft Office.

In return, you can expect a highly competitive remuneration and benefits package:

• GBP70,000 basic salary (dependent on experience and in line with market rates)
• Car allowance or equivalent company car
• Benefits package including life assurance, healthcare and pension contribution
• Bonus
• Yearly salary reviews

For more information please contact Chris Wright (phone number removed)