Senior Quantity Surveyor / Project Surveyor

  • Permanent
  • East Sussex
  • Salary: £65000 - £82000/annum


The Company
A major nationwide contractor and developer with £250m + turnover looking for a new Senior Quantity Surveyor / Project Surveyor. This position has been created in the Commercial department as they take on new projects in the Sussex area, and specifically for a £50m new build project of 200 residential homes. They are a long established company who are now expanding their operations into the Sussex area and as such are looking for a new member of the team to drive the commercial function and see the project through successful financial planning and on-site delivery.

The role
The role is supported by an on site Quantity Surveyor and a Junior QS, and reports into the Commercial Director. The project is a prestigious local scheme of 200 new build homes based on a 100 week programme. The role will encompass pre-contract procurement through to final accounts. -Duties include –
* Pre-construction input at final design and pre-contract procurement stage
* Managing the site based commercial team
* Overseeing the measurement, and cost planning for the project to achieve targets
* Liaising with all stakeholders – Site team, client , professional consultants, sub-contractors etc
* Business reporting , monthly MCR, procurement reports and progress reports
* Managing the preparation of contracts, attending client meetings preparing main and sub-contractor accounts and agreeing final accounts
* The role encompasses the management for all the commercial functions for a £50m site

What you'll need to succeed
* Experience of running the commercial function of a similar project
* Ideally an appropriate supporting qualification
* Driving licence
*A professional and positive attitude
* Confident Team leader
* Have good attention to detail and be able to handle responsibility

What you'll get in return
The successful candidate will earn between £70,000 – £82,000 per year (including car allowance), plus opportunity for bonus at 10% .
26-day holiday (+ Bank Holidays)
8% Pension
Additional benefits for discussion
You also get an opportunity to work for a well-known national brand, who are currently expanding their range into the Sussex area – a great addition to your CV and career path

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