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Senior Quantity Surveyor

Full Time

Avant Homes

Senior Quantity Surveyor West Midlands

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Here at Avant Homes, we have ambitious growth plans and the commercial backing and commitment to achieve them.

We are looking for people who share our passion and want to stand out from the crowd and take pride in what we do and be part of an energetic, value-driven and diverse team.

Avant Homes are a HBF Five Star Rated housebuilder operating in Scotland, the North East of England, Yorkshire and the East & West Midlands, with six regional offices employing over 700 people.

Due to our continued success and future business growth, we have an exciting opportunity for a Senior Quantity Surveyor to join our team based at our West Midlands head office in Solihull.  

The Role

Are you an experienced and knowledgeable Senior Quantity Surveyor who possesses excellent relationship building and communication skills? Are you organised, analytical and have a good attention to detail?

If the answer is yes, then take a look at the fantastic opportunity we have available!

Joining our team as a Senior Quantity Surveyor you will be responsible for but not limited to;

  • Working within an active regional commercial team with regular site visits to maintain an excellent relationship with our site teams.
  • Setting budgets and Managing build costs for your own sites.
  • Issuing drawings for new tenders, comparing quotations and placing subcontractor orders.
  • Managing the working partnerships with third party suppliers and sub-contractors to ensure that all contractual terms are met and ensure that all orders are placed and the onsite works are delivered in accordance with the order placed.
  • 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 to support our growth plans.
  • Maintaining current site budgets, completing a cost and valuation exercise including compiling a report of the variances to the commercial manager and managing director.
  • Producing key status reports and updates on all KPIs relating to the commercial function.

 

Essential Skills

Who are we looking for?

As well as being able to demonstrate your experience within the Quantity Surveying field, you must also possess an aptitude to combine strong organisational and communication skills with the ability to relate to all levels of staff within our business whilst also maintaining a keen desire to work in a quality driven business.

The ideal candidate will also convey a flexible attitude in relation to business needs.

  • A full UK driving licence
  • Knowledge and experience within the Quantity Surveying field ideally with a key focus on new homes
  • A good understanding of the financial implications of the methods and sequences of build.
  • Good Financial/Commercial awareness & Technical knowledge within the Construction Industry.

What will you get in return?

 

  • Discretionary bonus
  • Company car plan/ cash allowance
  • Buy, sell and accrual holiday scheme
  • Private Health care
  • Company Pension
  • Life Assurance
  • Other Benefits including our exclusive Avant discount platform

 

If this sounds like you, dare to be different, join us and be a part of Avant’s future success!

About Company

Here at Avant Homes, we have ambitious growth plans and the commercial backing and commitment to achieve them.

We are looking for people who share our passion and want to stand out from the crowd and take pride in what we do and be part of an energetic, value-driven and diverse team.

Avant Homes are a HBF Five Star Rated housebuilder operating in Scotland, the North East of England, Yorkshire and the East & West Midlands, with six regional offices employing over 700 people.

Essential Requirements

Who are we looking for?

As well as being able to demonstrate your experience within the Quantity Surveying field, you must also possess an aptitude to combine strong organisational and communication skills with the ability to relate to all levels of staff within our business whilst also maintaining a keen desire to work in a quality driven business.

The ideal candidate will also convey a flexible attitude in relation to business needs.

  • A full UK driving licence
  • Knowledge and experience within the Quantity Surveying field ideally with a key focus on new homes
  • A good understanding of the financial implications of the methods and sequences of build.
  • Good Financial/Commercial awareness & Technical knowledge within the Construction Industry.

What will you get in return?

 

  • Discretionary bonus
  • Company car plan/ cash allowance
  • Buy, sell and accrual holiday scheme
  • Private Health care
  • Company Pension
  • Life Assurance
  • Other Benefits including our exclusive Avant discount platform

 

If this sounds like you, dare to be different, join us and be a part of Avant’s future success!

COVID-19 Senior Quantity Surveyor West Midlands

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