​Quantity Surveyor – Social Housing


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North West - North Wales Permanent February 22nd 2021 £40,000 - £50,000 + package BTC/FP/2021/2202QS Brian Colton

Quantity Surveyor – Social Housing

North Wales

£40,000 - £50,000 + Package

Our client, a well-established and very successful Contractor within the Social Housing sector, are looking for a Quantity Surveyor to join their busy Quantity Surveying department in North Wales.

Working on new build social housing projects with a range of values, you will be responsible for carrying out the full range of quantity surveying duties.

Role & Responsibilities:

  • day to day cost control
  • risk management
  • subcontractor management
  • preparation of valuations
  • financial reporting
  • general site surveying administration
  • recording and valuing of variations

Experience Required:

  • You must have a proven track record in quantity surveying within the residential sector ideally on new build social housing schemes.
  • You must have excellent communication skills as the role will involve liaison with clients and their representatives.
  • You must have a high degree of commercial acumen and good IT skills.
  • A track record in commercial management from within a recognised contracting organisation.
  • Experience of new build contracting.
  • Be a competent negotiator who is able to agree rates / prices and sub-contracts without compromising company margins
  • Demonstrate a high level of technical competence combined with commercial awareness and understanding
  • Be an excellent communicator and have demonstrable experience of dealing with both supply chain members and clients.