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Quantity Surveyor-Social Housing

Hays Building
Up to £40198.0 per annum + £40198
Closing date
16 Jul 2024

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Job position
Contract Type
Full Time
Job Function
Surveyor - Quantity

Job Details

Main Job Purpose:Working for a large Social Housing Provider, to assist the Asset Investment Manager in ensuring the efficient and effective delivery of a quantity surveying service

The post holder will:
* Support in the delivery of sound cost management and accurate cash flow forecasting on all schemes
* Work collaboratively with Asset Investment Managers and Building Surveyors:
* Reviewing valuations
* Issuing payment certificates
* Checking invoices prior to payment
* Concluding final accounts
* Work collaboratively with Head of Asset Strategy, Building Surveyors and Data & Performance Analyst in:
* Creating work packages for external contractors to deliver planned investment programmes and works
* Ensuring data on completed works is provided in a timely manner to maintain the accuracy of NPH's asset management database
* Take an active role in procurement exercises, including production of tender packs and analysis of returned tenders
* Take an active role in options appraisals to inform investment decisions

* To implement and positively promote equal opportunities in service delivery and employment practices.
* To take due responsibility and set an example for the health and safety of yourself and other individuals.
* To undertake training and attend meetings as required and directed by your line manager.
* To ensure compliance with equality & Diversity policy at all times.
* To take responsibility for managing, monitoring and reducing risk
* To be committed to delivering a service that is value for money.
About you

Educated to a degree, HND / HNC or equivalent level in Quantity Surveying
Member of RICS, CIOB or RIBA would be preferable.
Evidence of continuous professional development
Experience of providing cost management of a multi-million pound investment programme
Excellent communication skills
Working knowledge of different forms of construction
Working knowledge of construction materials
Good commercial acumen and negotiation skills
Experience of serving the needs of multiple, diverse stakeholders
Experience of working under pressure and meeting tight deadlines
Knowledge and experience of the NEC form of contract
Ability to use main MS Office packages: Word, Excel, Outlook
Proven verbal, written and interpersonal communication skills, including presentations
Delivers on personal targets and objectives
Is focused on personal learning and business improvement.
Cares about customers and communities and works to exceed their expectations
Driving licence car required for business use

What you'll get in return
A salary of £40198, Local Government Pension Scheme, 28 days leave + bank holiday, Hybrid Working

What you need to do now
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