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Quantity Surveyor

Peterborough, Cambridgeshire
£38,000 to £53,000
Job Type
4 Sep 2022
My client now has an opportunity for an experienced Quality Surveyor to join their busy team. In this role you will assist and work with the Managing Quality Surveyor to service their new build programme currently set to deliver 500 units per year This is a permanent full time role with a salary expectation of between £38,000 - £53,000 depending on experience plus great non salaried benefits Key Responsibilities: Procurement of consultants and surveys for land-led development projects. Chairing monthly project meetings on schemes up to a value of £25m, taking and preparing minutes, and reporting on progress and programme. Project management of the pre-planning phase of projects up to a value of £25m including management of consultant fees, chairing project meetings, taking and preparing minutes, and reporting on progress and programme towards the submission of planning applications. Preparation of project risk registers including providing mitigation strategies to ensure that project risk is managed on projects up to a value of £25m. Preparing feasibility studies, estimates, cost plans and value for money reports for projects up to a value of £25m. Providing advice to the Development team on material specifications proposed by Developers and analysing compliance with the company specification. Preparation of pre/post tender documentation and evaluation on projects up to a value of £25m. Preparation of financial appraisals of tenders for schemes and financial forecasts for projects up to a value of £25m. Reviewing and commenting on House-builders Development Agreements and providing contract advice to the Development Team. Preparation of contractual documentation ready for signing and sealing by Directors for projects up to a value of £25m. Key Skills and Experience: Good experience of employer's agent/quantity surveying role for major new build housing schemes. Experience of producing reports on a monthly basis relating to project deliverables Experience of programme analysis, interrogation, interpretation and client reporting. Experience to include interpretation of contracts, design and implementation of change management, resolution of contractual disputes, design and implementation of project controls, contract correspondence and financial close of contracts. Experience of writing contract specifications and the pre and post tender documentation and procurement processes and evaluation of tenders. High quality oral and written communications (reports and instructions) Strong people management and leadership skills Highly skilled in contract negotiation Pro-active approach. Able to identify areas of need and to manage outputs Excellent organisational skills and attention to detail. A flexible attitude able to respond to the needs of the business. Excellent financial cost control skills and ability to communicate the financial position of contracts to stakeholders and clients on a monthly basis. Excellent problem solving skills, a self-starter
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  • Job Reference: 704098639-2
  • Date Posted: 4 September 2022
  • Recruiter: Scout Recruiting Ltd
    Scout Recruiting Ltd
  • Location: Peterborough, Cambridgeshire
  • Salary: £38,000 to £53,000
  • Sector: Construction
  • Job Type: Permanent