Position: Quantity Surveyor Business Unit: Kier Living Sub location: Warrington Contract: Permanent
You can shape the world around you with Kier Group. We’re one of the UK’s leading names in construction - inspiring innovations in a multitude of market sectors - and wherever you join us, you’ll be able to achieve and collaborate with one of the country’s most established and inspired forward thinkers in construction, property, residential and services.
Kier Living is at the forefront of tackling the unprecedented demand for new housing in the UK. Government, local councils and housing associations trust our expert team and 100-year pedigree to deliver affordable mixed tenure and high-quality private developments - a commitment that’s seeing us build thousands of new homes every year, offering you a valued role in meeting the housing needs of a nation. Responsibilities:
Preparing cost to complete documentation in line with the commercial timetable, ensuring financial accuracy when predicting profitability for each scheme.
Produce accurate monthly accruals;
Assess exactitude of subcontract valuations/applications for payment, forwarding approved documentation onto the relevant departments;
Apply risk, value management and cost control mechanisms;
Undertaking costs analysis comparisons for sub-contracts from tender enquiry to analysis and contract placement;
Professionally manage subcontracts from first valuation through to final account;
Ensure predicted profitability is upheld through the lifecycle of the development;
Accurate quarterly cash flow forecast of Roads & Sewers spend.
Knowledge and Skills:
Relevant degree qualification in Quantity Surveying;
Ability to be self-motivated and work co-operatively as part of a team;
Ability to take initiative in resolving problems.
In return we are offering a competitive salary and package as well as the support and scope to build a long and fruitful partnership with Kier.