£35,000 to £45,000 Per Annum
We are working with a long established North West based Regional Building Contractor whose team would generally deliver public sector housing improvement projects for a wide variety of Housing Associations and Councils based in the North West of England.
They are now in a position to add to their Commercial team due to a number of new project awards and a healthy pipeline of future work for 2021 and beyond.
Specifically, they would like to recruit a Quantity Surveyor to join them to lead the commercial elements of a variety of projects generally based in Greater Manchester, Lancashire and sometimes West Yorkshire.
They are looking for someone who can commercially run their own projects on site (with the support of the Senior QS's, Commercial Managers and Directors).
Key responsibilities will include the following;
Undertake all commercial and contractual requirements on the designated projects in accordance with the company procedures and processes, ensuring sound financial performance including profitability, cashflow, and managing risks and opportunities
Preparation of accurate and detailed monthly cost reports for review with the Commercial Manager
Good working knowledge and application of Main Contract and Sub-Contract Forms and Standard Method of Measurement
Preparing and agreeing Monthly Valuations, including valuing variations and forecast final account
Appointment of Subcontractors in accordance with Company Procedures, including procurement and account management including valuations, payment notices and agreement of final accounts
To work closely with Contracts Management to ensure all required site records and correspondence are completed in accordance with the specific Contract requirements and Company Procedures
Maintain close working relationship with the client and design team to assist in the success of the project
Liaise with Contracts Management to review and monitor project costs whilst achieving high standards of quality and health and safety
You will have worked as a Quantity Surveyor on social housing refurbishment schemes previously.
We would also be keen to speak with experienced Assistant or Intermediate level Quantity Surveyors who they can help to train and develop.
You will be based in or be able to commute to the North West of England on a daily basis.
You will be IT literate and contractually aware.
The successful individual will receive a good salary and surrounding package that includes family friendly benefits, an excellent career development programme, you will be working with a forward thinking, award winning contractor who can provide a challenging and supportive work environment.