Working with one of the UK's most respected house builders in their North West region to source a Quantity Surveyor / Senior Quantity Surveyor to bolster their commercial team, ideally you will come from a residential background and be able to work in a busy team. Qualified to degree standard in Commercial Management or Quantity Surveying this is an incredible opportunity for someone to map out a career with a large company that is still progressing stable company.
An excellent salary and package is on offer for the successful applicant.
Negotiate and place orders for labour and material sub-contractors, labour only contractors and material suppliers on a competitive tender basis to ensure the business output is delivered on programme and within budget.
Work alongside other departments to ensure project viability and improve cost effectiveness.
Ensure all specifications and programmes are complied with and that quality is not compromised.
Monitor invoicing procedures and resolve any issues
Calculate all the prime costs on developments within the business, reporting any movements in the costs since the preparation of the land purchase exercise
Assist in the preparation of Site Budgets
Detail a labour cost schedule including anticipated target hours.
Assist in monthly WIP and cash flow forecasting.
Monitor and explain all cost movements within the site valuation.
Have responsibility for processing all Contractor, subcontractor and consultant orders and payments, variation orders and day works.
Undertake site valuations of production at budgeted cost on a quarterly basis.
Report on savings and excesses against budget costs.
Carry out full CVR process and prepare and present information for monthly Profit & Loss meetings.
Forecast final accounts and prepare and present cost to complete reports.
Be aware of all codes of practice that impact on estimating.
Please contact Martin Kennedy on 01925 875900 or 07415864357
alternativley e mail me your cv on