Senior Quantity Surveyor

Job Type Permanent
Location Erith
Area Kent, UK
Sector Quantity Surveying (Commercial)
Salary £Negotiable (Approx) + Car Allowance + Bonus
Currency GBP
Start Date ASAP
Advertiser Robert Ferrari
Telephone 01727854054
Job Ref RF1690
Company Overview
Privately owned developer / contractor, established 25 years undertaking variety of developments both speculatively and with partners.
Role Overview
Working alongside the Senior Quantity Surveyor to work on a £250 million turnover scheme over six years based in Erith. The scheme is to work on a 600 residential units and school.
Maintain and build on relationships with current supply chain including project partners, design team members, sub-contractors and suppliers.
Control in conjunction with Senior Surveyor day-to-day commercial and contractual activities
Price any variations.
Procure sub-contractor / supplier packages in accordance with the Procurement Schedule ensuring maximum value is achieved.
Undertake comparisons of tender returns and provide proposal review / approval.
Prepare sub-contractor / supplier orders.
Undertake main and trade contract valuations.
Establish and set up commercial report for scheme and update monthly.
Attend project meetings, provide commercial and cost advice
Work closely with the management to ensure the project objectives are met.
Provide advise to design team on most economical / best value construction route.
Undertake VE of schemes / trade packages as required.
Procurement of sub-contractors in accordance with schedule / within programme / budget.
Establishing scopes of work.
Undertake Valuations of sub-contractor accounts and variations.
Payments and notifications - monthly / fortnightly as required.
Making and monitoring NHBC / Building Control applications.
    Commercially astute.
    Good construction knowledge / experience
    Works well within a team or individually.
    Good IT skills (MS Office)
    Contractor trained or developer experience.
    Professional qualification desirable but not pre-requisite.
    Full Driving License
     Personal Traits
    Efficient and organized
    Good sense of humour
    Robust / strong character
    Detail orientated
    Works well under pressure
    Can do attitude
    Salary = £Negotiable (Approx) + Car Allowance + Bonus structured at 35% Healthcare
    Holidays = 21 days + Bank Holidays. Days need to be retained for Christmas Co. Shutdown.
If you feel you have the qualities for this role then please email your CV or call Robert Ferrari for a preliminary discussion.
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Ashbrittle Limited
Suite 1, Unit 1, Verulam Estate
224 London Road,
St Albans,
Herts, England,

Telephone: (+44) 01727 854054
Fax: (+44) 01727 865557