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Quantity Surveyor

  • Location: West Bromwich, West Midlands
  • Sector: Residential
  • Position: Quantity Surveyor
  • Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + flexible working hours
  • Job type: Permanent
  • Job reference: QSAAAA5_1554115750
Job description

My client, a long-established Housing Association are looking for a Quantity Surveyor to join the team. You will work across two new build housing developments, reporting to the MQS. This role would suit someone who is currently a Quantity Surveyor for new build housing with social housing experience, or an Assistant Quantity Surveyor ready to step up and hold commercial control, for two sites.

This company are very employee focussed and offer flexible working based on a 35 hour working week.

DAY TO DAY DUTIES:
  • cost control
  • cash management
  • subcontractor management
  • risk management
  • financial reporting (CVR/PPR),
  • preparation in valuations (internal/external),
  • record keeping and general administration.
  • liaison with internal customers, clients and supply chain


REQUIRED SKILLS & EXPERIENCE

Ideally you will have a proven track record in quantity surveying within the residential sector ideally on new build schemes.

Applicants should ideally have:

- experience of new build housing

- Be a competent negotiator who can agree rates/prices without compromising company margins.

- Have a good knowledge in terms of regulations, current materials, rates, prices along with good commercial awareness.

- Be an excellent communicator.

- The ability to understand and complete the CVR process.

In return, you will join a busy but very friendly team, with excellent opportunities for career development, as well as receiving a competitive salary and flexible working hours.