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Freelance Quantity Surveyor

  • Up to £230 per day
  • Residential Development
  • Bedfordshire

Freelance Quantity Surveyor – Residential Developer

Salary – Up to £230 per day

Location: Bedford

About the Company:

Our client has provided 100,000+ homes since it was formed in the 1940’s, they are one of the biggest house builders in the country and employ well over 1350 people with expertise covering a range of development disciplines. They are involved in land acquisition, finance, planning, architecture, design, build management, marketing and customer service. Our client is designed, built and marketed by local teams operating from regional offices managed and staffed by local people. This allows the company to take key decisions about design, build, materials, planning and marketing in response to local demands. Designers and other consultants tend to be local, which makes for house designs with a strong regional identity in tune with the local vernacular.

About the Role:

Our client is currently looking to bolster their commercial team with the addition of an experienced Quantity Surveyor on a fixed-term contract. You will take a lead role in commercially managing 1 of 2 schemes in the Bedfordshire area, both schemes fully procured and will require you to take them through to final handover in the next 8 months. As part of this opportunity you will have the chance to join a well performing region with an output of around 400 units per year with sites across the Northern Homes Counties Region. Although the role is initially available on a fixed-term contract up until August, there is always the option to take on well performing staff on a longer PAYE basis.

Candidate Requirements:

·Must have a minimum of roughly 5-7 years Quantity Surveying experience

·A minimum of HNC or HND in Quantity Surveying

·Must have worked for a Residential Developer for at least 3 years

·Must have residential build experience

·Must be able to demonstrate job loyalty

About the Benefits and Reward:

·Up to £230 per day