Senior Quantity Surveyor x2 MEAR59332
Welwyn Garden City
£60,000 - £70,000 per annum
As the dedicated new-build housing division of Mears Group PLC, Mears New Homes delivers a wide range of innovative, mixed tenure new build development solutions as well as developing land-led opportunities for both open market and affordable housing.
Already recognised as an industry leading group of companies, Mears Group PLC deliver quality housing and care solutions and hold the prestigious Customer Service Excellence ® standard which reflects our commitment to providing outstanding customer service.
An excellent opportunity has now arisen for two Senior Quantity Surveyors to join us in Welwyn Garden City.
Within this role, you will be responsible for all commercial functions of the contracts allocated; issuing contractual notices and communications both up and down stream, reporting monthly against budgets and ensuring subcontractors are paid at the appropriate times.
You will prepare and submit external valuations where appropriate on a regular basis to ensure Mears Group receive full payment for works and will also meet and/or exceed budgets/targets set at the commencement of the project.
In order to be successful in this role, it is essential that you have a minimum of 5 years contracting experience (10 years’ experience overall) and you should have worked at Senior Surveyor level before. With commercial acumen, you will also have an understanding of forms of Contracts (JCT, PPC etc) along with strong Excel skills.
Although not essential, a professional qualification coupled with a commercial background would be beneficial.
This is an outstanding time to join us as we embark on an impressive growth strategy resulting in new offices in Milton Keynes and Leeds and the creation of some exciting and significant opportunities for both existing and new staff to realise their potential. Feeling inspired? Then join us now and enjoy a fulfilling and prosperous career with Mears New Homes.
Standard company benefits for this role include a company car, pension scheme, health cover and life cover
Once you join the family, you'll have online access to a range of voluntary and flexible benefits, including...
- Training and development
- Mears Advantage - Allowing you to save money on everything from weekly groceries, to your annual family holiday
- Mears Assist - A confidential hotline open to all colleagues, providing support on a wide range of personal and work-related issues.
- Long service and additional holiday leave - Colleagues who stay for a period of time at Mears are rewarded for their service.
- Seeing first-hand the impact you have on the lives of the people you support
Mears Group PLC and its subsidiaries are Equal Opportunities Employers
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