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Senior Quantity Surveyor– National Residential Developer

  • £70,000 plus package
  • Residential Development
  • Kent

Senior Quantity Surveyor– National Residential Developer

Salary Up to £70,000 (Depending on Experience) + Car Allowance, Pension & Health

Location: Sevenoaks

About the Company:

Are client is one of the UK’s leading house builders, proud of their reputation for quality build and design, high specification and dedicated customer service. They create new, sustainable communities across England and Wales, with a portfolio of properties ranging from one and two bedroom apartments to five and six bedroom detached family homes. The design and construction of their homes blends tradition with innovation, creating quality properties and developments with contemporary living standards.

About the Role:

Our client is currently looking to bolster their commercial team with the addition of an experienced Senior Quantity Surveyor. You will take a lead role in commercially managing 2 new schemes in the Kent region, both schemes are in early construction stages with one at enabling works stage and the other fully procured. As part of this opportunity you will have the chance to join a well performing region with an output of around 700 units per year with sites across the South East.

·Sub-contract tendering and procurement to meet required deadlines

·Provide a detailed prelims cost budget and share with Site Manager at the appropriate time.

·Payment of subcontractors, variation orders and settlement of final accounts.

·Monitoring and explaining cost movements.

·Manage the adoption process of public works.

·Take specifications and drawings from Construction handover and prepare suitable packages for tender.

·Analyse returned tender and recommend the most commercially viable contractor.

·Monitor and explain subcontractor cost movements.

·Responsible for subcontractor payments, variation orders and day works and settlement of final accounts.

·Undertake monthly cost reports and estimate future likely cost expenditure.

·Report on savings and excesses against budget costs to the Director.

·Forecast final accounts.

·Be aware of all codes of practice that impact on surveying e.g. Building Regulations, NHBC requirements, HSE etc.

·Monitor, reconcile and recharge any costs, which relate to shared cost items with either other businesses within the Group or external Companies.

·Attend pre start, specification and any other relevant concept meeting as required.

·Input and maintain any computer based databases or systems.

About the Benefits and Reward:

·Basic salary of up to £70,000 (depending on experience)

·Car / Travel Allowance




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