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Quantity Surveyor – Luxury Housing Developer

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Quantity Surveyor – Luxury Housing Developer

·Salary – £40,000

·Additional Benefits Package

The Company

My client is a creative design and build company – passionate about property and focused on high-quality. They are a team of professionals, excited to be doing the job they love, creating designs and homes that they enjoy building, and – most of all – that people want to live in.

The Quantity Surveyor Role:

Focusing on housing developments in the high end / luxury residential sector they are looking for an Intermediate Level Quantity Surveyor (3 to 5 years’ experience) to take full commercial responsibility for developments throughout the East Midlands and Warwickshire region. You will join a senior management team made of individuals who have come together with extensive experience in this high end housing market place.

Roles & Responsibilities Include:

·Taking off quantities from drawings for insertion into estimate cost templates

·Preparation of enquiry documentation utilising standard pro-forma to establish competitive packages

·Analysis of subcontract quotations to enable normalisation and comparison to use most competitive return within our submissions to clients

·Estimating for budgets, fixed price lump sums and competitive tenders

·Work with design team to provide cost effective solution for client at point of cost submission

·Preparation of client view quotations using standard templates

·Ongoing synergy with design team to ensure detailed design is in accordance with the contract and on budget

·Supply chain cost negotiation

·Supply chain order placement and appointment

·Supply chain variations

·Supply chain payment notices

·Supply chain Final Accounts

·Supply chain performance reviews

·Supply chain out turn cost data analysis for use in future pre contract work

·Client variations

·Client valuations

·Client final accounts

·Client Invoicing

·Cost v Value reconciliation to establish project profitability

The Successful Quantity Surveyor:

·Track record of successful projects within the new build housing development sector

·Experience in the majority of the above roles & responsibilities

·Degree qualified or NVQ, BTEC or Higher National equivalent

·3 to 5 years full time experience in a surveying role with a leading reputable house builder

·Good Understanding of JCT forms of contract & Contract law

·Good knowledge and understanding of Word and Excel packages

·Good verbal and written communication skills


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