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Managing QS | Hertfordshire | Leading Resi Developer | £90k + P

Managing QS | Hertfordshire | Leading Resi Developer | £90k + P

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Managing Quantity Surveyor


Leading Residential Developer

£90,000 + Package

We have a fantastic opportunity for a Managing Quantity Surveyor to join our brand new region, you will work closely with the Head of Commercial and act as the main point of contact for all commercial related matters on projects across the region.

You will have Commercial awareness, cost planning and the ability to carry out accurate cost / value forecasting and risk management is essential along with excellent communication and procurement skills.

Experience of successfully delivering major open market, affordable and contracting housing schemes with values in excess of £5m would be ideal.

We are pleased to say, this role can accommodate agile working arrangements.


What is needed?

  • Should ideally have worked at a similar level ideally within a Construction organisation for at least five years.
  • Demonstrable strong account management and commercial experience.
  • Strong team player, with the entrepreneurial ability to operate and excel in a changing on site environment.
  • Experience in Managing a team, with Demonstrable experience achieving KPI’s.
  • Well-developed analytical, oral and presentation / communication skills
  • Degree qualified preferable.
  • Professional membership of MCIOB or RICS preferable.
  • At least 10 years’ experience working within the construction industry.


Role outline…

  • Strive to optimise the profitability of the Contracts.
  • Ensure that the Contracts achieve the optimum cashflow position.
  • Completion and compliance with required contract documentation including Performance Bonds, Parent Company Guarantees and Warranties.
  • Ensure that all contract documentation and sub-contract documentation is completed and stored centrally.
  • Ensure the surveying teams Compliance with Commercial and Company procedures through the Business Management System.
  • Reasonable for Presenting and agreeing the external valuation with Client’s Representatives on all jobs.
  • Pricing and agreeing variations with the Client’s Representative across all projects.
  • Prepare and manage key and large risk subcontract accounts from inception to final accounts.
  • Production and management of Subcontract procurement strategy.
  • Ensure the procurement of sub-contractors is in line with the Business Management System and that the packages cover the scope of the works.
  • Manage, monitor and Checking compliance and issuing of timely Payment and Pay less notices to Subcontractors.
  • Control, monitor and improve commercial processes by establishing objectives and targets for the Contract teams.
  • Preparing monthly CtC (CVR/VCA) reports for presentation to the Business Unit Management.
  • Management and Monitoring risk and opportunity schedules and managing risk from Commencement to Completion.
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Ross Henderson

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