Senior Quantity Surveyor

Competitive Salary - dependent on experience

Implementing the control and reporting of all development/build-related expenditure to meet the Region’s business plan and future growth requirements.

The Role

• Take a ‘whole company’ perspective to the performance of the regional business by positively influencing and enhancing the profitability and operating effectiveness of the business.
• Manage build costs, cash flows and budget financial information as per Group policies and processes.
• Ensure Group policies and processes are followed and reported fully on all development/ build-related expenditure adding value to the wider business and delivering the commercial objectives of the Region.
• Manage the working partnerships with Housing Associations, third party providers and sub-contractors to ensure that all contractual terms are met and ensure that all orders are placed, managed and settled as per Group policies and processes.
• Engage fully in the process of determining and agreeing site start programmes and timescales.
• Assist in the production of comprehensive Commercial reports / estimates for inclusion in Land Appraisals.
• Achieve the payment and PFA reporting timetable.
• Actively manage communications and operational interfaces with internal and external stakeholders to achieve the Regional business plan.
• Authorise and commit expenditure on the COINS system up to the Group approval limit.
• Produce key status reports and updates on all KPIs relating to the commercial function.
• Ensure that the Company maximises its compliance with Group product, specification and deals.
• At all times comply with responsibilities under the Company’s Health and Safety and Environmental and Corporate Responsibility Policies and all other company policies, procedures and instructions
• Any other duties as reasonably requested.

Key duties and requirements

• Provide key surveying information.
• Ensure Group policies and processes relevant to surveying are being followed.
• Deliver the surveying function which achieves the Department plan.

Who are we looking for?

• A relevant qualification or broad experience in Commercial Management
• A broad understanding of the financial implications of the methods and sequences of build.
• Broad Finance / Commercial awareness &Technical knowledge
• Broad knowledge of the Construction Industry
• Broad Knowledge of commercial and financial management systems and controls
• Broad awareness of codes of practice that impact on commercial matters e.g. Building Regulations, NHBC requirements, HSE etc.
• Knowledge of Construction Design Management Regulations

Avant Homes

The team at Avant Homes receive a high volume of applications for each role. If you have not heard back from us within 14 days, unfortunately, your application has been unsuccessful at this time.