Senior Quantity Surveyor

Permanent
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  • Salary: £65000 - £70000/annum 23 Days Holiday + Pension

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Senior Quantity Surveyor
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Salary up £70,000 + Car Allowance + 23 Days Holiday + Pension
Blaymires Recruitment is representing a high-end residential contractor based near Basingstoke who is searching for a Senior Quantity Surveyor to join the business.
The company has a reputation for expert craftsmanship and have built a brand for delivering high class refurbishments and new builds to period properties upwards of £10m in value. No two of their projects are the same and you will be given the opportunity to work on unique and interesting projects. Your role will be split between the head office in Basingstoke and site, as required by the project team.
Main Responsibilities
* Have a good understanding of traditional building methods and products associated with the refurbishment of listed buildings and up-market period houses.
* Be confident in dealing directly with Architects, Quantity Surveyors, Clients and Subcontractors.
* Manage multiple projects.
* Be able to keep a tight control on potentially high numbers of variations on a large number of on-going projects, assisting site managers and contracts managers in recording all variations, pricing them and accurately recording their effect on final accounts and ensure that AI’s are received for all variations.
* Pay regular visits to site, as well as liaising directly with Contracts Managers and Site Managers to ensure that all variations are recorded on CVIs and copied to all interested parties.
* Responsibility for ensuring that VAT assessments/calculations are correct.
Duties
* Procurement.
* Planning.
* Reporting.
* Material purchasing.
* Valuations.
* Variations.
* Sub-contract compliance.
Knowledge
* HNC in Construction or relevant Degree level qualification.
* Detailed knowledge private residential building contracting.
* Awareness of property taxation matters and contractual law.
* Have a good understanding of traditional building methods and products associated with the refurbishment of listed buildings and up-market period houses.
Skills
* Have a good working knowledge MS Office – Intermediate level of Excel.
* To be able to write clear and precise communications which might include detailed and complex figures, calculations and specific building information.
* Strong numeracy and financial management skills and the ability to learn construction management IT packages.
Working Hours
41 hours per week, 08:00-17:00 Monday – Thursday, 08:00-16:00 Friday, 1 hour unpaid lunch break each day.
On Offer
* Salary up to £70,000 + Car Allowance + 23 Days Holiday + Bonus.
* Individual private medical insurance.
* Free on-site parking.
* 16:00 finish on a Friday.
* Ongoing training and development.
* Interesting and varied projects.
To find out more about this role contact Stephen Blaymires at Blaymires Recruitment on (phone number removed) / (phone number removed)

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