Senior Quantity Surveyor

Recruiter
SWGR
Location
Southampton
Posted
11 Feb 2018
Closes
15 Feb 2018
Sector
Engineering
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Senior Quantity Surveyor for a major regeneration scheme, Southampton.
A mixture of low rise timber frame, masonry, and RC Frame buildings along with Commercial and Community Buildings.
Reporting to visiting Commercial manager, Salary to £65k + Usual Benefits

The identification & procurement of suitable sub-contractors.
The negotiation & letting of subcontracts within required timescales.
Providing the cost-data feedback to Divisional Estimating Department.
Administration & management of the financial aspects of the development.
Reviewing and forecasting the latest cost estimates and reporting
The relationships with external employers such as Housing Associations undertaking valuations, cash flow forecasts, obtaining warranties, etc.

Assist at all times in maintaining a safe working environment within Company workplaces and applying the Company’s Health & Safety Policy for their own, their colleagues, third parties and the public’s benefit. Individuals must act to minimise danger and report all potential dangers and accidents to their immediate superior or designated Health & Safety Officer.

Essential skills and experience we're looking for:

Extensive experience as a Surveyor in a main contractor or housebuilder.
Demonstrates strong attention to detail and produces accurate work.
Knowledge of the Residential Development market
Commercially aware with an analytical & proactive approach towards problem-solving.
Team management skills
Solid IT skills; Microsoft Excel, Word, measuring CAD
CSCS

Desirable

Degree or other technical qualification
RICS / CIOB qualification

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