New Build Housing - Quantity Surveyor

Recruiter
Kenton Black
Location
Birmingham
Salary
£25000 - £35000/annum
Posted
17 Jul 2017
Closes
16 Aug 2017
Sector
Engineering
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Quantity Surveyor – New Build Housing – Up to £35,000 plus package

My client is one of the UK`s largest and most recognisable housebuilders with a group turnover in excess of £3 billion. They specialise in new build housing developments throughout the West Midlands. Focussing on brown field sites their typical developments include a mixture of private sale, affordable and homes built for the rental market.

Based out of one of their newest and most successful regions in Birmingham, an opportunity for a Quantity Surveyor has arisen to join their expanding commercial team. Working on a number of fast paced new build developments this is an excellent opportunity for an aspiring Quantity Surveyor to join a dynamic team within one of the busiest sectors in the UK construction industry.

Responsibilities:

• Supporting senior members of the commercial team.
• Hands on, managing specific schemes.
• Quantity Surveying duties; day to day cost control, cash management, subcontractor management, risk management, financial reporting (CVR/PPR), preparation in valuations (internal/external).

To be suitable for this opportunity you must be able to demonstrate the following:

• Excellent verbal and written skills (English)
• Strong numerical and IT skills
• Ideally a good working knowledge of COINS software
• The ability to negotiate
• Ideally an undergraduate degree accredited by the Royal Institution of Chartered Surveyors (RICS) in quantity surveying, commercial management or a related construction subject, or a postgraduate conversion course (usually a Pg. Dip or a Masters) accredited by the Royal Institution of Chartered Surveyors (RICS)
• Ideally a minimum of 2 years` experience working in a similar role for a housebuilder.
• Commutable to Birmingham.

To express your interest please contact Chris Wright (Apply online only) or (Apply online only)