Senior Quantity Surveyor

 

TSR are currently recruiting for a Senior Quantity Surveyor for a top 10 UK Housebuilding company. The main purpose of the role is to produce, manage and forecast build costs for allotted sites. Procure all necessary subcontract trades and manage the payment process and subsequent contractual obligations. Work in partnership with all other departments to achieve company objectives.

 

Responsibilities:

  • To prepare, submit and agree all Final Accounts in a timely manner that achieves best value for the Company
  • Prepare the submission and agreement of any contractual claims as requested
  • Take timely and proper action (e.g., notices) in accordance with the contract/sub-contract
  • Submit detailed, accurate and timely interim applications for payment
  • Check that all sub-contractors are procured to the programme and that agreements are robust in order to achieve best value
  • Give support and advice to site team with contractual matters where possible
  • Ensure in conjunction with the Managing Surveyor, that the risk mitigation strategy is effectively managed

 

Individual:

  • Degree in Quantity Surveying is preferred
  • Good knowledge of contract conditions and law within the Construction Industry
  • Excellent organiser with proven time management skills
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Experience in housing is essential