​Preconstruction Commercial Surveyor / Quantity Surveyor​


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North West - Greater Manchester Permanent February 24th 2021 £50-£60k plus package BTC/FP/2021/2402PCS Brian Colton

Preconstruction Commercial Surveyor / Quantity Surveyor

£50-£60k plus package

My client is offering a fantastic opportunity for a Pre–Construction commercial management role working for a leading manufacturer and builder of living spaces based in Greater Manchester.

The Pre-Construction role entails controlling the process from initial client meeting through the pre contract stage. This will include working with manufacturing, design development, estimating, technical evaluation, assembling documentation for tenders, contract agreement up to the point of hand over to the Operational Director who will undertake the build process thereafter.

Key Responsibilities:

  • This is an internal interface role working on projects ranging from £25k to £3m+
  • Selecting and monitoring subcontractors.
  • Co-ordination of design and sub-contractor pricing.
  • Managing the work, the building surveyors have produced from site visits.
  • Preparation of detailed cost plans / budget guidance to manage schemes effectively.
  • Full commercial aspects of projects until the point of handover to the relevant Contracts/Project Manager.

Key Skills & Experience

  • Minimum 10 years’ experience in a quantity surveying / estimating / pre contracts role with a building company.
  • A strong awareness of the balance of risk and profit is essential.
  • Good commercial understanding of the private residential market and their requirements.
  • Ability to multitask over many functions.
  • Ability to work at fast pace in a high-volume situation.
  • Excellent attention to detail.
  • Experienced user of Microsoft Excel and Outlook

This is a great opportunity to develop and with a leading design & construction firm, with the opportunity to move to a Senior Management role.