Quantity Surveyor (Housebuilding)

February 22, 2024 | Comments Off on Quantity Surveyor (Housebuilding)

Quantity Surveyor Job in Tamworth, Staffordshire

Quantity Surveyor job in Tamworth, Staffordshire for one of the UK's largest independently owned housebuilders. Offering a salary range of £50,000 - £65,000 + Car Allowance £8.2k or Company Car + 15% Bonus + 25 days holiday + Medical.

Our client was established for 50 years, with 10 offices across the Midlands, East Anglia, South West and North West. They are a family-run regional developer that strives to deliver quality housing that is sympathetic to the individual area and community. They are number 1 for NHBC customer satisfaction at 8 and 9-week survey stages and currently delivering 4000 units per year across all regions with their Midlands region currently delivering 500 - 600 units per annum.

Role & Responsibilities

- Assist in the preparation of the sub-contract / supplier enquiry lists for approval

- Tender preparation, management and analysis

- Prepare detailed breakdowns of build costs including infrastructure costings

- Ensure new sub-contractors are on the database and that the certification is up to date

- Carry out drawing take-offs and produce labour-only rates in liaison with the Senior Surveyor, Commercial Manager and Construction Department

- Ensure sub-contractor weekly and monthly applications for payment are analysed, checked and interim payments are prepared for approval

- Issue variation instructions and contra charges

- Price non-standard client extras as required and liaising with the Commercial Manager and Construction Department to ensure costings are correct

- Update Cost of Sales in Viability Manager for client extras, after re-budgets and valuations

- Carrying out monthly progress checklists for all sites and inputting on to the valuation system including MOS.

- Carrying out monthly valuation including production of Cost Value Reconciliation (CVR) and Cost to Complete Sheet (CTC) including attending Valuation Meetings

- Liaise with the Housing Association and attend site meetings where necessary.

Required Skills & Experience

- Ideally Degree in Quantity Surveying or similar

- Experience as a Quantity Surveyor with a housebuilder

- Pre-contact to final accounts

- UK Driving Licence.

What you get back

- Salary £50,000 - £65,000

- Discretionary Bonus 15%

- Car Allowance £8.2k or Company Car

- 25 days holiday + Bank Holidays

- Support with industry-relevant qualifications

- Up to 12% Contributory Pension

- Life Insurance

- Private Medical.


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Quantity Surveyor Job in Tamworth, Staffordshire - Your Property Recruitment Specialists (Recruiter: Kelly Armour Job Ref: 14411)