Competitive salary + bonus + company car and fuel card or car allowance
We are currently recruiting for a Quantity Surveyor to join our dynamic Midlands Commercial team based at our Midlands head office in Nottingham.
To be considered for the role you will currently be employed as a Quantity Surveyor who has experience within the house building industry.
Take a closer look at the of working for Avant Homes.
Key duties and requirements
Managing build costs, cash flows and budget financial information for the region
Ensuring Group policies and processes are followed and reported fully on all development / build-related expenditure adding value to the wider business and delivering the commercial objectives of the Region
Managing the working partnerships with Housing Associations, third party providers and sub-contractors to ensure that all contractual terms are met and ensure that all orders are placed, managed and settled as per policies and procedures
Engaging fully in the process of determining and agreeing site start programmes and timescales
Assisting in the production of comprehensive Commercial reports and estimates for inclusion in Land Appraisals.
Management of the PFA
Actively managing communications and operational interfaces with internal and external stakeholders to achieve the Regional business plan
Authorising and committing expenditure
Producing key status reports and updates on all KPIs relating to the commercial function.
Who are we looking for?
We are looking for an experienced and knowledgeable Quantity Surveyor who possesses excellent communication skills (to include relationship building).
Reporting to the Commercial Director, you must be able to demonstrate excellent report writing, a strong understanding of Quantity Surveying within the house building industry and a keen Commercial awareness.
To be considered for this role you must also possess :
In depth knowledge and experience within the Quantity Surveying field ideally with a key focus on new homes
Good awareness of codes of practice that impact on commercial matters e.g. Building Regulations, NHBC requirements, HSE etc
Knowledge of Construction Design Management Regulations
Full UK Driving licence
A good understanding of the financial implications of the methods and sequences of build
Good Finance / Commercial awareness and Technical knowledge
In-depth knowledge of the Construction Industry
Good Knowledge of commercial and financial management systems and controls