Salary:
£65,000 - £75,000

Overview

Our client is the proud winner  of a Sunday Times 100 “Best Small Companies to Work For” who have been established for the last twenty years and are now successfully turning over £100m/year.

They are expanding further and their regional office based near Horsham, West Sussex are seeking a driven and professional Senior Surveyor, to head up a large project near Hastings and are offering a flexible working arrangement between the office, on site and home.

With a vast amount of secured private and affordable housing projects, they can offer long term security in any climate.

Reporting to the Commercial Manager, the successful applicant will be responsible for the full Surveying process including:

To be responsible for the commercial function on each project from pre development/tender stage, formulation of budget, through build to delivery and completion.

Take overall responsibility for delivering projects within budget.  The Senior Quantity Surveyor shall develop existing estimates into project budgets, conduct sub contract procurement, and post contract financial control and reporting in line with company policy and procedures.

  • Develop the estimate, and complete a budget for each scheme.
  • Liaise with all departments within the Company to provide continuous value engineering on each project.
  • Oversee the preparation of tender enquiries to trades, and authorise accordingly.
  • Accurate cost Analysis of sub-contract tender returns (minimum 3 per trade) and follow through with pre order meetings and order placement.
  • Assess and agree interim payments against sub-contract orders.
  • Attend H.A. Site Meetings and administer Development Agreements.
  • Maintain weekly site visits and implement Company Policy on additional costs.
  • Ensure Management Cost Reports are accurate and up to date.
  • Co-ordinate with the build team to ensure sub-contract orders are placed ahead of build requirements.
  • Provide costings for sales extras as requested.
  • Agree final account for each contract.
  • Co-ordinate with build team to deliver each project on time, to budget and in tune with Company standards of quality.

Please contact me to discuss further.

 

Package:
Plus a car or car allowance, bonus scheme, health cover, pension