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Senior Quantity Surveyor

Bellway Homes

Leeds, Yorkshire
Today
Leeds, Yorkshire
Today
Senior Quantity Surveyor
When registering to this job board you will be redirected to the online application form. Please ensure that this is completed in full in order that your application can be reviewed.

Bellway is a FTSE 250 house builder, headquartered in Newcastle upon Tyne, which operates 22 trading divisions across England, Scotland and Wales. The company has grown from a family firm, established more than 70 years ago, into a respected national brand, selling over ten thousand homes a year.

 

At Bellway we recognise that people are the key to our success and our goal is to provide a rewarding and fulfilling career in line with our values of quality, service and trust. In addition to this we are committed to being a more inclusive employer and invite applications from a variety of backgrounds.

There is an exciting opportunity to join Bellway, one of the UK’s largest house builders. Our Yorkshire Division, located in Leeds is looking to recruit a Quantity Surveyor to join the Division’s Commercial department.

The Role

This role of Quantity Surveyor is responsible for managing the commercial aspects of each development. This includes managing the costs for each site and ensuring that targets are met by managing and controlling the budgets and valuations.

The Quantity Surveyor reports to the Commercial Manager.

Principal accountabilities of the role include:

  • Produce draft budgets and site start budgets for each site allocated to the Quantity Surveyor.
  • Produce quarterly valuations and complete material ‘cost to complete’ exercises for each site the Quantity Surveyor is responsible for.
  • Produce sub-contract payments and final accounts, ensuring that the sub-contractor has signed these off.
  • Produce sub-contract orders, ensuring they are authorised by the authorised representative, together with all necessary documentation to comply with Group Commercial Policy.
  • Complete on-site measurements and assess payments to contractors.
  • Attend and contribute to various meetings, such as pre-order meetings, quarterly valuation meetings and project review meetings with senior management, construction team as well as external contractors.
  • Manage all sub-contract orders on site, meeting sub-contractors as and when required.
  • Maintain trade specifications.
  • Price customer extras and liaise with sales department as necessary.
  • Manage Professional Fees Budget.
  • Assist with material buying when required.
  • Assist the Estimator and / or Commercial Manager with take-off’s for land appraisals when required

Experience, Qualifications and Skills

Experience

  • Experience of working as a Quantity Surveyor or Surveyor with a residential house builder.

Qualifications and Training

  • HND/HNC Building Studies
  • GCSE Grade C/4+ or equivalent in English and Maths
  • Current CSCS card or equivalent is desirable

Skills and Aptitude

  • Strong communication and listening skills, with good negotiation skills
  • Highly motivated to deliver quality developments
  • Ability to work on own as well as part of a team
  • Excellent attention to detail and demonstrates ability to meet deadlines
  • IT literate and the ability to adapt to new systems
  • Good administration skills
  • Committed to diversity and inclusion

The Role and Working Conditions

  • Willing to be flexible in respect to day to day duties and hours worked.
  • Office based role, with travel within the Divisional area.
  • Ability to travel to development sites as and when required.

In return we can offer you:

  • Competitive salary
  • Company car / car allowance
  • 25 days holiday, plus bank holidays
  • Contributory pension scheme
  • Life assurance

We reserve the right to close this vacancy if a large volume of applications are received.

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Assistant Quantity Surveyor

Randstad CPE

Leeds, Yorkshire
8 days ago
Leeds, Yorkshire
£35k - £45k Per Year
8 days ago
£35k - £45k Per Year

I am currently working with a 5* residential house builder in Yorkshire looking for an experienced Quantity Surveyor to join the commercial team,

We are looking for a Quantity Surveyor with up to 5 years experience and must have residential experience, it would be extremely beneficial to have worked with the Coins system before.
Benefits

  • £35,000 - £45,000 per annum - based upon experience
  • Car allowance
  • Holiday benefits

Responsibilities

  • Collaborate with departments across all teams to improve cost effectiveness and ensure timely delivery of projects
  • Maintain budgets for developments, assist in the preparation of site budgets and undertake site valuations
  • Have responsibility for processing all contractor, subcontractor and consultant orders including payments, variation orders and day works
  • Liaise with subcontractors in order to ensure sufficient resources are available and assist in the monitoring and evaluation of contractor performance
  • Monitor, reconcile and recharge any costs which relate to shared cost items

Requirements:

  • Relevant degree
  • Previous experience in residential housing is essential
  • Ability to work autonomously
  • Ability to organise and manage time effectively, taking responsibility for own projects
  • Highly motivated and driven to succeed

If you think you match the criteria and would like to find out more please call Lauren on 07901513617
Randstad CPE values diversity and promotes equality. No terminology in this advert is intended to discriminate against any of the protected characteristics that fall under the Equality Act 2010. We encourage and welcome applications from all sections of society and are more than happy to discuss reasonable adjustments and/or additional arrangements as required to support your application.
Candidates must be eligible to live and work in the UK.
For the purposes of the Conduct Regulations 2003, when advertising permanent vacancies we are acting as an Employment Agency, and when advertising temporary/contract vacancies we are acting as an Employment Business.

Randstad CPE values diversity and promotes equality. No terminology in this advert is intended to discriminate against any of the protected characteristics that fall under the Equality Act 2010. We encourage and welcome applications from all sections of society and are more than happy to discuss reasonable adjustments and/or additional arrangements as required to support your application.

Candidates must be eligible to live and work in the UK.

For the purposes of the Conduct Regulations 2003, when advertising permanent vacancies we are acting as an Employment Agency, and when advertising temporary/contract vacancies we are acting as an Employment Business.

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Quantity Surveyor - Residential

Randstad CPE

Leeds, Yorkshire
17 days ago
Leeds, Yorkshire
£35k - £50k Per Year
17 days ago
£35k - £50k Per Year

I am currently working with a newly created residential developer looking for a QS to join their team. The client in question have gained up to 6 new sites to start within the first few months of next year.

We are looking for a Quantity Surveyor with up to 5 years experience and must have residential experience, it would be extremely beneficial to have worked with the Coins system before.
Benefits

  • £35,000 - £55,000 per annum - based upon experience
  • Car allowance
  • Holiday benefits

Responsibilities

  • Collaborate with departments across all teams to improve cost effectiveness and ensure timely delivery of projects
  • Maintain budgets for developments, assist in the preparation of site budgets and undertake site valuations
  • Have responsibility for processing all contractor, subcontractor and consultant orders including payments, variation orders and day works
  • Liaise with subcontractors in order to ensure sufficient resources are available and assist in the monitoring and evaluation of contractor performance
  • Monitor, reconcile and recharge any costs which relate to shared cost items

Requirements:

  • Relevant degree
  • Previous experience in residential housing is essential
  • Ability to work autonomously
  • Ability to organise and manage time effectively, taking responsibility for own projects
  • Highly motivated and driven to succeed

If you think you match the criteria and would like to find out more please call Lauren on 07901513617
Randstad CPE values diversity and promotes equality. No terminology in this advert is intended to discriminate against any of the protected characteristics that fall under the Equality Act 2010. We encourage and welcome applications from all sections of society and are more than happy to discuss reasonable adjustments and/or additional arrangements as required to support your application.
Candidates must be eligible to live and work in the UK.
For the purposes of the Conduct Regulations 2003, when advertising permanent vacancies we are acting as an Employment Agency, and when advertising temporary/contract vacancies we are acting as an Employment Business.

Randstad CPE values diversity and promotes equality. No terminology in this advert is intended to discriminate against any of the protected characteristics that fall under the Equality Act 2010. We encourage and welcome applications from all sections of society and are more than happy to discuss reasonable adjustments and/or additional arrangements as required to support your application.

Candidates must be eligible to live and work in the UK.

For the purposes of the Conduct Regulations 2003, when advertising permanent vacancies we are acting as an Employment Agency, and when advertising temporary/contract vacancies we are acting as an Employment Business.

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Senior Quantity Surveyor - Main Contractor

Randstad CPE

Leeds, Yorkshire
17 days ago
Leeds, Yorkshire
£50k - £60k Per Year
17 days ago
£50k - £60k Per Year

Are you an experienced Senior QS looking for an exciting new opportunity with a tier 1 main contractor working on a 25mil+ school project in Leeds, with further pipeline in tender.

We are currently recruiting for a Senior Quantity Surveyor to act as the number 2 lead on this project. The client we are working with has historically produced some of the best work Yorkshire has seen, and has stable work for the forseeable.

Package & Benefits:

  • Salary competitive and negotiable
  • Car allowance
  • Bonus Scheme
  • Healthcare

Key responsibilities:

  • Analysis of tender allowances
  • The measurement and valuation of works (on site and from drawings), for valuations, variations and final accounts.
  • Agreement, preparation and submission of valuation dates and interim valuations in accordance with those dates
  • Administering and/or advising on Main Contract and Subcontract conditions
  • Subcontract and Design Procurement
  • Subcontract payments, variations and final accounts
  • Submission of Cost Value Reconciliations
  • Preparation of cost to complete

What we are looking for:

  • You will have experience of working within the Construction industry for a main contractor, specifically on Design and Build; as well as sound knowledge of JCT and NEC Conditions of Contract.
  • The ability to work independently as well as within a team is essential
  • You will be degree qualified and member of the RICS or IOB (or moving towards professional membership).

For an opportunity to work within this established and reputable company with an increasing number of sites in the are local to you, feel free to get in touch with Lauren on 07901513617

Randstad CPE values diversity and promotes equality. No terminology in this advert is intended to discriminate against any of the protected characteristics that fall under the Equality Act 2010. We encourage and welcome applications from all sections of society and are more than happy to discuss reasonable adjustments and/or additional arrangements as required to support your application.

Candidates must be eligible to live and work in the UK.

Randstad CPE values diversity and promotes equality. No terminology in this advert is intended to discriminate against any of the protected characteristics that fall under the Equality Act 2010. We encourage and welcome applications from all sections of society and are more than happy to discuss reasonable adjustments and/or additional arrangements as required to support your application.

Candidates must be eligible to live and work in the UK.

For the purposes of the Conduct Regulations 2003, when advertising permanent vacancies we are acting as an Employment Agency, and when advertising temporary/contract vacancies we are acting as an Employment Business.

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Senior Quantity Surveyor

Bellway Homes

Leeds, Yorkshire
Today
Leeds, Yorkshire
Today
Senior Quantity Surveyor
When registering to this job board you will be redirected to the online application form. Please ensure that this is completed in full in order that your application can be reviewed.

Bellway is a FTSE 250 house builder, headquartered in Newcastle upon Tyne, which operates 22 trading divisions across England, Scotland and Wales. The company has grown from a family firm, established more than 70 years ago, into a respected national brand, selling over ten thousand homes a year.

 

At Bellway we recognise that people are the key to our success and our goal is to provide a rewarding and fulfilling career in line with our values of quality, service and trust. In addition to this we are committed to being a more inclusive employer and invite applications from a variety of backgrounds.

There is an exciting opportunity to join Bellway, one of the UK’s largest house builders. Our Yorkshire Division, located in Leeds is looking to recruit a Quantity Surveyor to join the Division’s Commercial department.

The Role

This role of Quantity Surveyor is responsible for managing the commercial aspects of each development. This includes managing the costs for each site and ensuring that targets are met by managing and controlling the budgets and valuations.

The Quantity Surveyor reports to the Commercial Manager.

Principal accountabilities of the role include:

  • Produce draft budgets and site start budgets for each site allocated to the Quantity Surveyor.
  • Produce quarterly valuations and complete material ‘cost to complete’ exercises for each site the Quantity Surveyor is responsible for.
  • Produce sub-contract payments and final accounts, ensuring that the sub-contractor has signed these off.
  • Produce sub-contract orders, ensuring they are authorised by the authorised representative, together with all necessary documentation to comply with Group Commercial Policy.
  • Complete on-site measurements and assess payments to contractors.
  • Attend and contribute to various meetings, such as pre-order meetings, quarterly valuation meetings and project review meetings with senior management, construction team as well as external contractors.
  • Manage all sub-contract orders on site, meeting sub-contractors as and when required.
  • Maintain trade specifications.
  • Price customer extras and liaise with sales department as necessary.
  • Manage Professional Fees Budget.
  • Assist with material buying when required.
  • Assist the Estimator and / or Commercial Manager with take-off’s for land appraisals when required

Experience, Qualifications and Skills

Experience

  • Experience of working as a Quantity Surveyor or Surveyor with a residential house builder.

Qualifications and Training

  • HND/HNC Building Studies
  • GCSE Grade C/4+ or equivalent in English and Maths
  • Current CSCS card or equivalent is desirable

Skills and Aptitude

  • Strong communication and listening skills, with good negotiation skills
  • Highly motivated to deliver quality developments
  • Ability to work on own as well as part of a team
  • Excellent attention to detail and demonstrates ability to meet deadlines
  • IT literate and the ability to adapt to new systems
  • Good administration skills
  • Committed to diversity and inclusion

The Role and Working Conditions

  • Willing to be flexible in respect to day to day duties and hours worked.
  • Office based role, with travel within the Divisional area.
  • Ability to travel to development sites as and when required.

In return we can offer you:

  • Competitive salary
  • Company car / car allowance
  • 25 days holiday, plus bank holidays
  • Contributory pension scheme
  • Life assurance

We reserve the right to close this vacancy if a large volume of applications are received.

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Quantity Surveyor

Randstad CPE

Barnsley, Yorkshire
27 days ago
Barnsley, Yorkshire
£300 - £380 Per Day
27 days ago
£300 - £380 Per Day

Quantity Surveyor needed for Yorkshire based Civil's and Earthworks contractor.

  • Are you a Quantity Surveyor with strong Muckshift and Groundworks experience?

  • Have you worked on multiple client contracts at any one time, including NEC form of contracts?

I'm keen to speak to Quantity Surveyors with sound experience of working on Muckshift and Groundworks projects or with general infrastructure experience.

While this will be a contract position to start but the company would be open to discussing a permanent appointment for the right individual after a trial period.

You will primarily be office based, which has been deemed Covid secure.

To be considered for the role, you will be an experienced Quantity Surveyor with strong experience on similar projects. Duties will include the overall responsibility for setting out the project, engaging with subcontractors as well as client interaction.

If you match the above criteria and this role is of interest to you, please send your CV and get in touch to discuss further.

Randstad CPE values diversity and promotes equality. No terminology in this advert is intended to discriminate against any of the protected characteristics that fall under the Equality Act 2010. We encourage and welcome applications from all sections of society and are more than happy to discuss reasonable adjustments and/or additional arrangements as required to support your application.

Candidates must be eligible to live and work in the UK.

For the purposes of the Conduct Regulations 2003, when advertising permanent vacancies we are acting as an Employment Agency, and when advertising temporary/contract vacancies we are acting as an Employment Business.

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Head of Estimating

Smartsearch Recruitment Ltd

Leeds, Yorkshire
Today
Leeds, Yorkshire
£80k - £80k Per Year
Today
£80k - £80k Per Year

Head of Estimating, Salary: Up to £80k, Based; Leeds with some National travel

We require an experienced Head of Estimating to work for a leading construction company who specialise in off-site construction / modular building solutions. Projects typically include the construction of permanent Education, Healthcare, Retail, Commercial and Sporting facilities, with project values of between £2m-£30m.

Applicants will ideally have previous experience as a Head of Estimating / Estimating Manager for a design & build modular provider or a traditional main contractor with project values between £2m and £30m.

The role:

•Working within the Pre-Construction team, The Head of Estimating will lead the team of Estimators to ensure the Net cost of all bids is established prior to Board approval and client submission.
•Ensure all bid submissions are backed up with demonstrable and achievable net cost details.
•Responsible for the preparation and presentation of analytical cost estimates that reflect the program, methodology and risk profile developed by the bid team.
•Work with the wider pre-construction team to develop risk and opportunity strategies for all bidding activity, including building relationships with the supply chain.
•Assist the pre-construction team to manage a growing workload of new enquiries.
•Support the sales team with budget proposals for speculative enquiries.
•At scheme launch, ensure the delivery team are fully briefed on the commercial strategy taken at bid stage.

Head of Estimating Candidate requirements:

•Demonstrable experience in a Head of Estimating / Estimating Manager role, preferably for a design & build modular building specialist or main contractor.
•Experience of projects with a contract value of between £2m and £30m.
•Have a good working knowledge of modular and general construction techniques and processes, with the ability to generate detailed bills for work tasks from groundworks, superstructure, M&E and fit-out packages.
•Have experience with Redsky database estimating software or similar (i.e. Conquest). Training will be given but basic understand is desirable
•Knowledge of the key terms of JCT D&B and NEC3 forms or contract.
•You must be able to think fast on your feet, you will be tenacious, resilient with the ability to communicate at all levels Be adaptable and flex to suit the business needs

If this sounds like the opportunity you have been looking for then please apply by attaching your CV.

Smartsearch take your privacy seriously and will only use your personal information to administer your application. To effectively process your application, we may share your details with the company for whom we are collecting job applications and Smartsearch or the company may contact you by email, telephone or SMS. A copy of our privacy policy will be emailed to you upon receipt of your application.

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Estimator - Traffic Management

The Resolute Group

Wakefield, Yorkshire
5 days ago
Wakefield, Yorkshire
£35k - £38k Per Year
5 days ago
£35k - £38k Per Year

Estimator - Traffic Management
Excellent opportunity for someone experienced in traffic management looking to move into Estimation and pricing up projects for a Tier 1 contractor.
Location: -Wakefield
Salary: - £35,000 - £38,000 basic
Role Description
Working for the Tier 1 contractor you will be part of the Traffic management team, pricing work for both individual schemes with Highways England, Frameworks and on JV's.
Reporting in to the General Manager for Traffic Management your duties could include: -
  • Obtaining and selecting Tenders/ Enquiries relating to traffic management by liaising with client commercial services departments.
  • Preparing and submitting offers by evaluating documentation, assessing the resources, materials and costs required for offer.
  • Sending out subcontractor enquiries
  • Contributing to methodology and attribute documentation
  • Finalising and submit offer to within offer limits at current at the time
  • To drive performance improvements within your Area of responsibility and share best practice across the business.

You don't need to be a specialist in Traffic Management, but you do need the knowledge of Highways and how the Traffic Management integrated with a project team. Understanding the tender / bid process, commercial acumen and highways experience is the basic requirements as the rest can be taught and developed through training.
Qualifications:
  • Form of qualification be it HNC / HND / Degree
  • Commercial understanding so you appreciate what an Estimator does with in Traffic Management.

PLEASE NOTE
You must be living and eligible to work in the UK to apply for this position
If you are interested in applying for this role, please contact Phil Crew on 01332 653 911 and forward your CV to


All correspondence will be dealt with in the strictest of confidence.

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Assistant Quantity Surveyor

Randstad CPE

Leeds, Yorkshire
8 days ago
Leeds, Yorkshire
£35k - £45k Per Year
8 days ago
£35k - £45k Per Year

I am currently working with a 5* residential house builder in Yorkshire looking for an experienced Quantity Surveyor to join the commercial team,

We are looking for a Quantity Surveyor with up to 5 years experience and must have residential experience, it would be extremely beneficial to have worked with the Coins system before.
Benefits

  • £35,000 - £45,000 per annum - based upon experience
  • Car allowance
  • Holiday benefits

Responsibilities

  • Collaborate with departments across all teams to improve cost effectiveness and ensure timely delivery of projects
  • Maintain budgets for developments, assist in the preparation of site budgets and undertake site valuations
  • Have responsibility for processing all contractor, subcontractor and consultant orders including payments, variation orders and day works
  • Liaise with subcontractors in order to ensure sufficient resources are available and assist in the monitoring and evaluation of contractor performance
  • Monitor, reconcile and recharge any costs which relate to shared cost items

Requirements:

  • Relevant degree
  • Previous experience in residential housing is essential
  • Ability to work autonomously
  • Ability to organise and manage time effectively, taking responsibility for own projects
  • Highly motivated and driven to succeed

If you think you match the criteria and would like to find out more please call Lauren on 07901513617
Randstad CPE values diversity and promotes equality. No terminology in this advert is intended to discriminate against any of the protected characteristics that fall under the Equality Act 2010. We encourage and welcome applications from all sections of society and are more than happy to discuss reasonable adjustments and/or additional arrangements as required to support your application.
Candidates must be eligible to live and work in the UK.
For the purposes of the Conduct Regulations 2003, when advertising permanent vacancies we are acting as an Employment Agency, and when advertising temporary/contract vacancies we are acting as an Employment Business.

Randstad CPE values diversity and promotes equality. No terminology in this advert is intended to discriminate against any of the protected characteristics that fall under the Equality Act 2010. We encourage and welcome applications from all sections of society and are more than happy to discuss reasonable adjustments and/or additional arrangements as required to support your application.

Candidates must be eligible to live and work in the UK.

For the purposes of the Conduct Regulations 2003, when advertising permanent vacancies we are acting as an Employment Agency, and when advertising temporary/contract vacancies we are acting as an Employment Business.

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Quantity Surveyor

Vistry Homes Ltd

Leeds, Yorkshire
30+ days ago
Leeds, Yorkshire
30+ days ago

Our Story:

Bovis Homes and Linden Homes are award-winning brands that make up the housebuilding arm of Vistry Group. With a focus on the customer, they strive to deliver quality homes and service, creating thriving, sustainable communities in the process.

The biggest assets for both Bovis and Linden are their people, with teams with specialist skills and experience that span multiple disciplines. We are also proud to have collectively achieved 5 star HBF status.

 

In a Nutshell:

The main purpose of our Quantity Surveyor role is to be responsible for managing all costs relating to New Build Residential Developments. Your focus is to minimise the costs of a project and enhance margin and value for money, whilst still achieving the required standards and quality.

 

What we would like from you:

Key Responsibilities –

  • Collating and issuing tender packs for sub-contractor work packages
  • Producing tender analysis for sub contract work packages
  • Negotiation and Analysis of Sub contractor work packages
  • Raise, Issue and maintain Sub Contract Orders and Variations
  • Produce detailed Pre Start and Site Start Budgets for Review
  • Complete Monthly on Site Progress Check
  • Process Subcontract payments, variations and final accounts
  • Dealing with Customer extra payments and orders
  • Completing Monthly CVRs and cost reporting
  • Attending site project meetings
  • Cost reporting and budget control

Competencies –

  • HNC in Surveying or Construction
  • Experience of working within the Construction industry for a residential housing developer, specifically on new build developments
  • Excellent IT, analytical and communication skills
  • Enthusiasm
  • Flexibility
  • Able to work within a busy team and under pressure

Desirable:

  • HND or higher qualification
  • National House builder experience
  • Different methods of construction ie Timber Frame
  • COINs user experience

The Good Stuff:

Vistry Homes is a fast paced and exciting place to work. We offer our employees multiple opportunities to learn, develop and nurture successful careers with us.

Some of our key benefits include…

  • Competitive salary and package
  • 28 days holiday plus the option to buy or sell up to 5 days
  • Private Healthcare
  • Company Contributory Pension Scheme
  • Sharesave scheme
  • Company car, car allowance or travel allowance (role and geographic dependant)
  • Support with a professional membership

Vistry Group brings together the energy and talents of Bovis Homes, Linden Homes and Vistry Partnerships (formerly Galliford Try Partnerships).

With developments from Northumberland to Cornwall and Cheshire to Norfolk, Vistry Group will be delivering around 12,000 homes a year across the country, this makes us one of the top five housebuilders in the UK.

We are a real powerhouse of a business with a focus on delivering for our people, our customers, our clients, our contractors and our shareholders.

 

Inclusion and diversity are paramount to us here at Vistry Group – we firmly believe that this culture nurtures stronger performances across the wider business. All of our applicants and employees are treated fairly and respectfully, regardless of any protected characteristic/s. If you require assistance with regards to reasonable adjustments during your application process with us, then please do not hesitate to contact us – we will always be happy to help.

Job Type

Full Time

Posted

Today

Description

Senior Quantity Surveyor


When registering to this job board you will be redirected to the online application form. Please ensure that this is completed in full in order that your application can be reviewed.



Bellway is a FTSE 250 house builder, headquartered in Newcastle upon Tyne, which operates 22 trading divisions across England, Scotland and Wales. The company has grown from a family firm, established more than 70 years ago, into a respected national brand, selling over ten thousand homes a year.

 

At Bellway we recognise that people are the key to our success and our goal is to provide a rewarding and fulfilling career in line with our values of quality, service and trust. In addition to this we are committed to being a more inclusive employer and invite applications from a variety of backgrounds.

There is an exciting opportunity to join Bellway, one of the UK’s largest house builders. Our Yorkshire Division, located in Leeds is looking to recruit a Quantity Surveyor to join the Division’s Commercial department.

The Role

This role of Quantity Surveyor is responsible for managing the commercial aspects of each development. This includes managing the costs for each site and ensuring that targets are met by managing and controlling the budgets and valuations.

The Quantity Surveyor reports to the Commercial Manager.

Principal accountabilities of the role include:

  • Produce draft budgets and site start budgets for each site allocated to the Quantity Surveyor.
  • Produce quarterly valuations and complete material ‘cost to complete’ exercises for each site the Quantity Surveyor is responsible for.
  • Produce sub-contract payments and final accounts, ensuring that the sub-contractor has signed these off.
  • Produce sub-contract orders, ensuring they are authorised by the authorised representative, together with all necessary documentation to comply with Group Commercial Policy.
  • Complete on-site measurements and assess payments to contractors.
  • Attend and contribute to various meetings, such as pre-order meetings, quarterly valuation meetings and project review meetings with senior management, construction team as well as external contractors.
  • Manage all sub-contract orders on site, meeting sub-contractors as and when required.
  • Maintain trade specifications.
  • Price customer extras and liaise with sales department as necessary.
  • Manage Professional Fees Budget.
  • Assist with material buying when required.
  • Assist the Estimator and / or Commercial Manager with take-off’s for land appraisals when required

Experience, Qualifications and Skills

Experience

  • Experience of working as a Quantity Surveyor or Surveyor with a residential house builder.

Qualifications and Training

  • HND/HNC Building Studies
  • GCSE Grade C/4+ or equivalent in English and Maths
  • Current CSCS card or equivalent is desirable

Skills and Aptitude

  • Strong communication and listening skills, with good negotiation skills
  • Highly motivated to deliver quality developments
  • Ability to work on own as well as part of a team
  • Excellent attention to detail and demonstrates ability to meet deadlines
  • IT literate and the ability to adapt to new systems
  • Good administration skills
  • Committed to diversity and inclusion

The Role and Working Conditions

  • Willing to be flexible in respect to day to day duties and hours worked.
  • Office based role, with travel within the Divisional area.
  • Ability to travel to development sites as and when required.

In return we can offer you:

  • Competitive salary
  • Company car / car allowance
  • 25 days holiday, plus bank holidays
  • Contributory pension scheme
  • Life assurance

We reserve the right to close this vacancy if a large volume of applications are received.