senior quantity surveyor - north london

job type
£ 80,000 per year
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job details

north london, greater london
job category
construction & property
job type
£ 80,000 per year
reference number
0203 680 0630
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job description

Senior Quantity Surveyor - North London

Are you an experience professional looking for a big career move? If yes, an exciting opportunity has arisen for a Senior Quantity Surveyor based with an North London Housing Association.

Post: Senior Quantity Surveyor

Package: Circa £80,000.00 with a wide variety of benefits which includes options around Childcare Vouchers, Health and Well-being Programme, Employee Assistance and discounts with multiple retailers and many more. We also offer an impressive Pension Scheme and 28 days holiday, with the ability to buy and sell up to 5 days.

You will be responsible for carrying out quantity surveying functions within the house contracting business servicing the Housing Estates. The works programmes include reactive and maintenance as well as reinvestment works and cyclical maintenance.

It will also be your responsibility to provide a commercial insight and strategy to ensure business effectiveness and financial efficiency is achieved, while developing new ways of delivering the commercial approach to future contract performance and spend to support the contract partnership.

The main duties of the role are as followings;

* Measurement of works and agreement of same with client and subcontractors.
* Pricing of client enquiries including drawing on specialist/supply chain support to drive best value.
* Preparation of monthly cost and value reports for the area together with reviews of results and trends with operational teams.
* Ensure trade working capital is maximised including payments are received on time from the client and management of 3rd party costs.
* Working in collaboration with supply chain for compliant procurement of materials and subcontract support.
* Provide commercial input including financial and contractual performance forecasts to the Commercial Manager and Senior Management team.
* Help ensure that business targets and KPIs are exceeded.
* Provide technical & commercial advice to maximize value from all term contracts and technical standards.


* Experience of working in a quantity surveying role in a commercial environment.
* Previous experience of partnering type contracts within the social housing sector.
* Good planning, budgeting, organising and prioritisation skills. Experience of keeping sound business records.
* Able to interpret financial and other systems data.
* Experience managing staff in a repairs related environment.
* Previous experience of S.O.R Contracts.
* Previous experience of partnering type contracts within social housing sector
* Educated to degree level or equivalent with a qualification in a relevant field such as surveying or architecture (RICS) is desirable.

Clients are looking to interview and shortlist shortly, so please submit your CV promptly for consideration.

Please apply with submission of your CV and Abs Valentino from our London CPE office will be in Touch. For more information and a confidential chat about the position, please do not hesitate to call us on 0203 680 0630

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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.

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cost reporting


HNC quantity surveying

educational requirements

HNC quantity surveying