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Senior Quantity Surveyor

Cardiff, South Glamorgan
£60,000 to £70,000
Job Type
9 Jun 2022
Senior Quantity Surveyor - South Wales
Hybrid working on offer
Senior Quantity Surveyor - About the role
You will be responsible for the commercial and surveying responsibilities for large Sites. Effectively manage costs for the site, and ensure targets are met by managing and controlling the budget and valuations, including monthly updating of the estimated final costs, and have the ability to show absolute cost and value reconciliation. Responsible for managing all sub-contractor procedures and processes, and materials and goods if necessary, whilst always ensuring compliance with Group Policies and Procedures. To teach, train and managed subordinates to their full potential. Value engineer all trades, ensuring that we are always one step ahead of the market.
Senior Quantity Surveyor - About you
To be successful in the role, we are looking for:
* Qualified to HND level or higher with a valid CSCS card
* Proven track record in similar role or at the level of Quantity Surveyor
* Must have a full understanding of current market conditions and rates
* Must be able to control cost to complete on all trades and on all provisions to ensure live cost certainly
* Highly numerate with excellent attention to detail, able to gather, interpret and present data to facilitate preparation of budgets and subsequent valuations
* Methodical, conscientious and organised, works to deliver high standards
* Strong IT skills, working knowledge of computer systems within the commercial environment, i.e. project management/payment and valuation software
* Articulate, clear and credible, and able to thrive under pressure in a fast-paced environment
* Able to contribute towards the resolution of disputes, problems and cost issues
* Able to work on own initiative, with the drive to take ownership of projects
* Strong communication skills, the ability to build effective working relationships both internally and externally
* Wide experience in the discipline within the house building industry
* Strong communication skills, the ability to build effective working relationships both internally and externally
* Strong knowledge of Building Regulations, NHBC and Health and Safety requirements etc
* Team player, and supportive of colleagues
Senior Quantity Surveyor - What about the benefits package
As part of working for us and specifically for this role we offer:
* Competitive Salary
* Competitive Bonus Scheme
* Company Car or Cash Allowance
* Annual Medical Health Assessment
* 25 days holiday plus bank holidays
* Choice of Flexible Benefits
* Enhanced Family Friendly Policies
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  • Job Reference: 619964367-2
  • Date Posted: 9 June 2022
  • Recruiter: Crest Recruitment
    Crest Recruitment
  • Location: Cardiff, South Glamorgan
  • Salary: £60,000 to £70,000
  • Bonus/Benefits: Plus car allowance, bonus, benefits
  • Sector: Construction
  • Job Type: Permanent