Quantity Surveyor

3 days left

Fixed Recruitment
02 Feb 2017
02 Mar 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

Quantity Surveyor - Social Housing Sector

Salary: £35,000 - £ 45,000 dependant on experience

Location: Barnet but suitable for candidates residing in North London

Start Date: ASAP

Duration: Permanent

Morgan Sindall Property Services is the service division of the £2 billion Morgan Sindall Group. We work with a wide variety of public and private sector clients and specialise in the full range of facility management and responsive repair and maintenance activity. Our main areas of expertise include: building management systems, day-to-day responsive repairs, facilities management, void property refurbishments, insurance activity, programmed maintenance, and electrical and gas installations, servicing and repairs.

About The Quantity Surveyor Role:

The purpose of the role is to manage the day to day financial, cost control and reporting of our Barnet contract to and including completion of client and sub contract final accounts, recovery/discharge of all retentions and completion of archive material.

You will be responsible for the effective commercial control of all allocated projects including provision of timely and accurate documentation in accordance with the Surveying timetable, in particular Monthly Cost/Value Reports, all elemental reconciliations, cash flow forecasts, etc. You will also take the lead to establish appropriate targets/rates and re-measurement/evaluation of subcontractor/labour only/direct labour outputs.

Quantity Surveyor Package:

  • A highly competitive salary up to £ 45,000
  • Company car, grade 5 or car allowance of £ 5,700
  • 26 days annual holiday plus UK bank holidays
  • 40 hour working week, Mon-Fri
  • Pension scheme
  • Health care

The ideal Quantity Surveyor:

To be successful in this role, you will have experience in the social housing sector with proven track record in a commercial role, particularly within the property services or similar related industry. You will have experience of leading the commercial function and demonstration effective cash management of the project.

You will have excellent interpersonal skills and deliver effective interaction with all members of the project team. You will have the ability to develop and maintain good working relationships with the client, employer's representative and supply chain.

You may have experience of the following:

  • Commercial lead, Cost planning, Commercial Management, Contract administration, Property Services, Facility Management, Construction, Building Management Systems, Procurement, Risk Management, Task Management IT systems

Closing date for applications is the 19th of February so if you feel you have the relevant experience to carry out this role then apply today for the chance of an early interview.