Quantity Surveyor

5 days left

Interaction Recruitment
03 Feb 2017
03 Mar 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

Quantity Surveyor – Volume Housing


Salary £45,000 to £55,000 + Car /Allowance + 25 days Holiday + Pension


The Opportunity:
One of the UK's most successful volume house builders currently have an opportunity for an experienced Quantity Surveyor with experience overseeing multiple new build housing developments across the South Coast

This is an office based role however the successful candidate will be expected to attend site meetings as and when required.

The Candidate:

Reporting to the Commercial Manager and Construction Director the ideal candidate will have the ability to undertake a number of tasks including:

Tender enquiries to Sub-Contractors

Searching for and assessing potential new Sub-Contractors

Analysing tender returns and comparisons, with an aim to ensuring packages are let with minimum risk to the Company.

Agreeing & producing stage payments/contract breakdown

Producing budgets

Reviewing & reporting on a regular basis on the financial performance of each project

Liaison and good communication with the Site Management Team – on a day-to-day basis

Close liaison with the Technical Team & other departments

Conversant with the requirements of Code For Sustainable Homes, Building Regs, Social Housing requirements/contracts, Secure By Design and other design standards.

Producing Sub-Contracts & associated documents.

Understanding the importance of Cost Coding and accurate reporting

Helping the Company grow by having an input into new processes/procedures (along with the implementation)

Close liaison with the Buying Team regarding cost & materials selection and optional procurement paths

Understanding of planning requirements and restrictions.

Desirable Criteria:

Degree/HND/HNC in Quantity Surveying or a Construction related subject.

Experience working for a developer or contractor.

Experience overseeing multiple projects.

Rewards / Incentives:
Upto £55,000 per annum for the ideal candidate

Company car / car allowance

Full package

To express your interest please contact Simon Hawes at Interaction Construction on or E: