Senior Quantity Surveyor

Recruiter
Girling Jones Ltd
Location
Exeter
Salary
£45000 - £55000/annum Package
Posted
17 Jun 2017
Closes
17 Jul 2017
Sector
Engineering
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
A leading housing developer based in Exeter are looking to procure an experienced Quantity Surveyor to join their commercial team. The office covers the Devon and Cornwall areas, building Open Market and Affordable housing, from 1 bed apartments up to a 6 bed detached houses. They are proud to have been awarded both the 5 Star House Builder award and The National Housebuilder Of The Year award.

The regions current average units per year is 550, with a forecast of 600 by 2019. They run 10-15 sites concurrently, including developments in Ottery St Mary, Ivybridge, Yeovil and Falmouth. All developments are traditional build with a small sector of Timer Frame.

They are looking for a Quantity Surveyor with house building experience, this can be anything from 3/4 years with knowledge and understanding of the house builder processes. My client are looking to pay a salary between £42k to £55k basic, experience dependent.

Your main duties will include:

* Sub contract enquiries/analysis and placing fixed price orders
* Sourcing sub contract labour
* Developing over all budget into work package budgets
* Keeping an eye on construction process on site regarding quality/cost efficiency
* Work with contracts manager regarding technical issues
* Completing paperwork for sub-contractors payments
* Dealing and agreeing costs for sub-contractor's additional/altered works

The ideal candidate will be HNC qualified minimum or have solid experience within housing or main contracting. The successful candidate will be offered a generous salary plus package, including company car or call allowance, pension scheme, private health care, 25 days holiday plus bank holidays and a company share scheme amongst other competitive benefits.

If you are interested in this role, please call Francesca on (Apply online only), email or click "Apply Now".

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