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Sector: Construction | Job Type: Permanent | Salary: £45K + Package

Quantity Surveyor – Social Housing – Quantity Surveyor – Social Housing

 

The Client:

 

My client is the UK’s leading main contractor and service provider to the construction industry and has an overwhelming reputation within the building, strategic asset management, planned and reactive housing maintenance and facilities management.

 

Following a recent major acquisition, my client is now ranked at the UK’s largest maintenance, refurbishment and construction group.

 

Quantity Surveyor – Social Housing – Quantity Surveyor – Social Housing

 

The Project:

 

My client is now recruiting across their Commercial division in order to execute a major contract worth £140M, phased over four years, this project is currently underway. The project is focused on the major refurbishment of social housing and covers both planned and reactive. The client is one of London’s largest Housing Association.

 

The planned refurbishment and reactive maintenance will include but is not limited to major roofing repairs, structural refurbishment and realignment, kitchen and bathroom upgrades, statutory compliance testing and fire systems.

 

My client is looking to bolster their Commercial function and is therefore looking to take on astute Quantity Surveyors.

 

Quantity Surveyor – Social Housing – Quantity Surveyor – Social Housing 

 

The Role:

  • Assembly and management of contract administration and contract distribution
  • Responsible for the cost management and strict budget control of sub contracts
  • Pricing individual sub projects from a schedule of rates
  • Weekly financial reports and monthly CVR’s
  • Preparation and valuation of final accounts on completion of sub projects
  • The role of Quantity Surveyor reports in to the Managing Quantity Surveyor

 

Quantity Surveyor – Social Housing – Quantity Surveyor – Social Housing 

 

 

The Candidate:

 

In order to be successful for this role you will have at least four years of experience in Quantity Surveying and have a solid background in social housing refurbishment, with a proven track record of building relationships with well-known housing associations in the London area.

 

You will have a robust and dynamic personality, with strong communication skills, both written and verbal and be able to demonstrate an astute level of commercial acumen.

 

You must be able to demonstrate a stable work history.

 

For this role it essential that you experience on working on NHF 6.1

 

You will also have a relevant degree or equivalent in Quantity Surveying or Construction Management.

 

Quantity Surveyor – Social Housing – Quantity Surveyor – Social Housing

 

Remuneration and Benefits:

 

In return my client is offering a salary of £45K + company car + benefits + 26 days holiday per year.

 

In addition to this competitive salary my client is offering learning and development programmes with a clear and structured career progression programme. This also provides the opportunity to work in a fun and rewarding environment and a culture based on meritocracy and recognition. 

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