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Surveyor / St Albans / £50,000 - £60,000

  • Sector: Surveying & Cost Consultancy
  • Location: Hertfordshire
  • Job type: Permanent
  • Salary: £50,000 - £60,000
Job description

We are working with an award winning design led house builder in Hertfordshire, who are looking to recruit an ambitious Quantity Surveyor to help deliver quality small to medium scale housing projects. Based in St Albans area they have a strong pipeline of work to deliver in the region as they look to build on recent success and expand their operations.

 This opportunity will allow you to help manage a range of fantastic projects whilst leading and undertaking a substantial wealth of responsibilities. You will be managing site development and the attainment of targets by conducting commercial cost appraisals and viability/feasibility analysis, managing sub-contractors, materials and goods, preparing and monitoring site costs and budgets and ensuring site set-up health and safety.

With a more than competitive basic salary of £50,000 - £60,000 alongside a fantastic bonus and package scheme, here lays an opportunity to better yourself whilst carving a career that others will strive to replicate, with clear and attainable opportunities of progression in to the higher ranks of the company.

          Key Responsibilities:

  • The identification & procurement of suitable sub-contractors.
  • The negotiation & letting of subcontracts within required timescales.
  • Providing the cost-data feedback to Divisional Estimating Department.
  • Administration & management of the financial aspects of the development.
  • Reviewing and forecasting the latest cost estimates and reporting
  • The relationships with external employers such as Housing Associations undertaking valuations, cash flow forecasts, obtaining warranties, etc.
  • Assist in maintaining a safe working environment within Company workplaces and applying the Company’s Health & Safety Policy for their own, their colleagues, third parties and the public’s benefit.

     

    Experience and Qualifications:

  • You will have experience of working within the Construction industry for a house builder or main contractor.
  • You will have sound experience of working within the same, or similar role previous. 
  • You will be degree qualified and member of the RICS or IOB (or moving towards professional membership)