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Quantity Surveyor

  • Location: Northampton, Northamptonshire
  • Sector: Residential
  • Position: Quantity Surveyor
  • Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Package
  • Job type: Permanent
  • Job reference: DW-18-003_1521816970
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Job description

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5 Star Housing Developer providing the highest standard of design, construction and customer service in the business, resulting in a host of major industry awards in recent years.

Your Role

The role offers the opportunity for career progression where salary and reward is offered based on skills and experience. You will be based at Headquarters however, weekly site visits will be required.

Responsibilities include;
  • Carrying out accurate build cost assessments of acquired land; maintain budget control throughout development; and manage cost overruns within tolerance levels.
  • Accurate costing and preparation of budgets for each aspect of site development.
  • Undertaking accurate viability/feasibility studies to support decision-making in site acquisition and development.
  • Preparing tenders and procure sub-contractors, goods and materials
  • Evaluating and agreeing variations and instructions.
  • Liaising with site personnel and subcontractors in order to maximise productivity.
  • Using a payments system for the payment of sub-contractors and the supply of goods and materials in line with Group policy and procedures.

Your Experience
  • Strong experience in the construction of large housing developments.
  • Excellent communication skills.
  • Be able to work to own initiative.