Senior Quantity Surveyor
Senior Quantity Surveyor
up to £75,000 + Package
An excellent permanent job opportunity has arisen for a Senior Quantity Surveyor with a leading national housing developer based in Kent. Due to increased work load this organisation are looking to grow their already established and smooth running commercial team with a Senior Quantity Surveyor that has proven experience of working high volume developments. This organisation delivers a very high quality product and are extremely well-respected in their area and sector.
The identification & procurement of suitable sub-contractors.
Using the appropriate tender documentation effectively and efficiently procure tenders, negotiate and let subcontracts within required timescales, ensuring compliance to policies and procedures including the Protection Manual, Quality Manual, and Trade Conditions.
The negotiation & letting of subcontracts within required timescales.
Management of the financial aspects of the development.
Reviewing and forecasting the latest cost estimates and reporting including monthly cost reviews.
Attend relevant site meetings alongside Senior Leadership teams.
Manage the payment of subcontractors, measured work and variations are paid in a timely manner.
Looking at VE options and alternatives to make suitable cost savings and value.
Supporting the Production Director as and when required.
The specification of materials and plant in accordance with the Group Agreements.
Strong Quantity Surveying experience in the housebuilding sector or high end residential contracting
Demonstrates strong attention to detail and produces accurate work
Commercially aware with analytical & proactive approach towards problem solving
Strong ability to negotiate and influence
Excellent communication skills, verbally and written
Pragmatic; able to assess situations by considering the benefits and risks for all parties
Confident in managing suppliers whilst negotiating and agreeing contracts
Team management skills; leads by example, considering team strengths and areas for improvement
Builds strong working relationships
Performance management of your team and suppliers
Thrives in a fast-paced environment
Sound knowledge of Microsoft Word and Excel
Degree or other technical qualification
Experience over qualifications will be considered
To find out more about this role call Chris Grimes on 02382 025 900 or E: firstname.lastname@example.org