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Senior Quantity Surveyor

  • Location: Northampton, Northamptonshire
  • Sector: Residential
  • Position: Senior Quantity Surveyor
  • Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum + Car Allowance + Package
  • Job type: Permanent
  • Job reference: DW-20-SQS_1579169270
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Job description

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National 5 Star Housing Developer.


Your Role

Managing site development and the attainment of targets by conducting commercial cost appraisals and ability/feasibility analysis, managing sub-contractors, materials and goods, preparing and monitoring site costs and budgets and ensuring site set-up health and safety.

This is a new region and there is clear progression into more senior roles inline with regional growth.

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.
  • Analysing and reporting on costs and cash flow vs budget
  • 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.
  • Promoting and acting in accordance with Group values, systems, policies and procedures.


Your Experience

  • BSc in Quantity Surveying or similar commercial related course
  • Commercial Awareness with good legal/contractual knowledge and experience
  • Experience of Management accounts