Quantity Surveyor

Quantity Surveyor  (New Build)

Novus Property Solutions are a dynamic, award winning  property maintenance, refurbishment and new build specialist with more than 1,000 staff in 26 Locations across the UK providing a combination of local knowledge and national strength. We are a Social and Environmentally responsible family run business with a rich 121-year heritage, delivering a range of bespoke services and solutions to a wide variety of clients.                                                           

As a result of our success we are seeking an enthusiastic Quantity Surveyor to work for our New Build team from our Stoke on Trent office.

Benefits

  • Salary range Competitive
  • Company Car/Car Allowance
  • Discounted healthcare scheme
  • Pension
  • 24 Days Hols & BH

Summary – Quantity Surveyor

The role is to obtain and evaluate information to ensure a realistic cost for the supply of works, goods, materials and services for designated build projects/contracts. Whilst liaising with Contractors, Suppliers and Clients to ensure information, costs, profitability and value meet the requirements of designated build project/ contracts. Site working/visits in and around the area.

Key Responsibilities - Quantity Surveyor

  • Assist in the preparation, processing and selection of estimates, bids and tenders to demanding timescales.
  • Assist in the development of the procurement programme and carrying out sub-contractor procurement
  • Prepare and monitor cash flow forecast for designated projects.
  • Prepare and submit monthly applications for payment to the Client/Client’s representative.
  • Prepare monthly valuation reports for Novus Property Solutions Ltd Senior Management.
  • Submit invoices for certified value and ensure payments are received on time.
  • Value and authorise payments to sub-contractors.
  • Liaise with Contract Managers to establish the project specification and requirements.
  • Attend and contribute to meetings with work colleagues and or Clients/Customers when necessary, building relationships and demonstrating excellent communication skills.
  • Monitor the contract progress, assess and report any changes that may affect project costs and or time scale.
  • Assist in the control of individual contract budgets.

Key skills and Qualifications

  • Holds the relevant qualifications
  • Must be an experienced Construction Quantity Surveyor – including social/affordable housing
  • Confident IT skills, proficient in the use of MS Office
  • Must be flexible in hours of work and travel and hold a Full UK Driving Licence

Successful candidates can look forward to a varied and rewarding career with a company that holds the Investors in People accreditation and was the Construction News Awards Winner of Employer of the Year.

Applications are welcomed from all as we are a registered Equal Opportunities Employer. We are a socially and environmentally responsible national building and maintenance.

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