Senior Quantity Surveyor

Bromak Ltd
11 Mar 2017
10 Apr 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

Senior Quantity Surveyor

An exciting opportunity has arisen for an experienced Senior Quantity Surveyor to join a 5 star builder based in their North Yorkshire office.

The Company

The company have been awarded HBF 5 star rating in customer satisfaction for the past ten years. They specialise luxury apartments in highly sought after and prestigious locations. Their build consists of living accommodation along with commercial and leisure facilities to provide quality living for home owners.

The Role

They currently have fantastic opportunity for a Senior Quantity Surveyor to join their regional offices in North Yorkshire to join their commercial team. As a Senior Quantity Surveyor you will be reporting to the Commercial Manager and will be responsible for the financial control of contracts that you are allocated from inception to completion. Duties include:

" Analyse Construction Budget into Cost Codes
" Monitoring costs against an approved construction budget, sending out enquires, making payments and agreeing final accounts
" Send out enquiries to sub-contractors and make comparisons between quotations
" Monthly measures or valuation of each sub contractor's work for the purpose of making a monthly interim payment to the subcontractor and to input for the Cost Budget Reconciliation (CBR)
" Agree sub-contractors final accounts on completion of the contract and for reporting to the Commercial Manager
" Prepare and sign a payment requisition for each interim or final payment to be made to the subcontractors
" Placing sub-contractors using the company standard form with the aim of reducing areas of risk and claims for extras
" Procure all building materials and products
" Input the Cost Budget Reconciliation (CBR)
" Prepare monthly CBR's and report on any variations between approved budget and Estimated Final Cost - EFC with explanation as to reasons of all losses and savings
" Attend pre-start meeting with sub-contractors selected. Contracts Manager and Site Manager to emphasise our requirements prior to placing sub-contract
" Improve site presentation, procure all subcontracts and price up all VC's so that costs can be accurately reported

Skills & Experience

The successful Senior Quantity Surveyor will ideally hold a degree in Quantity Surveying. You must have previous experience in a surveying field (minimum of 4 years), preferably working on volume residential and commercial projects. Additional skills required:

" Negotiating final prices and accounts
" Using initiative to make important decisions
" Precision and accuracy, coupled with confidentiality and discretion
" Sound knowledge of health and safety legislation
" Team player

In return for your skills, my client offers a competitive salary, along with company benefits including company car/car allowance, pension, healthcare and the opportunity progress within your career.

If you are interested in joining a reputable company and would like to have a confidential chat please contact Deena at Bromak or apply via the link below.