Job Title: Quantity Surveyor, Residential
Our client are a highly successful asset management business and they has been engaged to execute asset management for a UK based residential portfolio.
An exciting opportunity has arisen for an energetic, proactive individual to assist their Technical team with the asset management, contract administration and procurement process, carrying out targeted asset value enhancement strategies.
The role is a hands on and strategic role that will include the following responsibilities:
Client briefing and build relationships with contractors
Maintain the contractor database and conduct surveys
Prepare and manage the tender including preparation of specifications in collaboration with the architects
Post tender negotiations
Administer the terms of building contract during the progress of works.
Manage communication and issue of contractual letters to clients and contractors
Monitor, report and manage cost control of works progress
Post contract liaison with clients and design team
Prepare and submission of interim/final valuations
Manage and value variations
Agreement, preparation and submission of final accounts
Hand over and management of defects liability period.
Minimum 2:1 Undergraduate or Postgraduate degree in real estate or related field (Real Estate Management, Planning, Building Surveying), or relevant real estate experience
3 years qualified
Very good working knowledge of forms of contract currently used within the Building and Civil Engineering industry
Very good working knowledge of standard forms of measurement
Excellent Microsoft Office skills (Excel, Powerpoint, Word and Outlook)
Excellent verbal and written English skills
Well-developed communication skills