Senior Quantity Surveyor

Recruiter
Strava
Location
Birmingham and Stratford-upon-Avon
Salary
£40-60,000 depending on level and experience
Posted
18 Apr 2019
Closes
16 May 2019
Ref
ZR_95_JOB
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

Our client is an internationally renowned house builder and are looking to recruit two Senior Quantity Surveyors to work from their Birmingham office.  

These are exciting opportunities; one to work on a major residential scheme in the city, comprising of 400 apartments over 22 storeys and 5 blocks.  The other a low rise development in Stratford-upon-Avon.  Your main responsibilities will include the management of procurement from tender stage through to order, production of development budgets, co-ordination of bi-monthly Cost Value Reconciliations (CVR) as well as management of a small team. 

You’re an experienced Senior Quantity Surveyor or you might be an ambitious Quantity Surveyor looking for the next step in your career. Either way, you’ll have proven successful experience in a commercial background and ideally will have experience of working in a volume house builder environment specialising in high rise developments.  A minimum of HNC/HND in a construction related subject is required.  You will have relevant experience of the commercial and buying processes along with a superior understanding of CVR coupled with an excellent track record in financial control. You’ll need excellent project management and time management skills along with having a keen eye for cost control and expenditure. You must be able to inspire and motivate people to drive the business forward and achieve your goals.  With strong interpersonal, networking and communication skills you’re able to build and maintain effective working relationships with customers, partners, suppliers and staff.  A full UK driving licence is essential.

​These are both challenging roles in a very busy and fast paced environment offering a rare opportunity to add a real contribution and value in achieving the desired outcomes for the business. If you are energetic, experienced, commercially minded and driven then please email ben@stravaconsulting.co.uk to arrange a convenient time to chat otherwise please click apply to provide some contact details and submit your CV.

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