Vacancy - Croudace Careers

Surveyor

Letchworth, Hertfordshire

Competitive Salary and Benefits Package

We are pleased to have an excellent opportunity for a Surveyor looking for a rewarding and progressive career to join us in Letchworth, Hertfordshire.

Working within the Build team, you will play a key part in the team by providing Quantity Surveying duties along with responsibilities within Procurement, including cost planning, cost analysis and tendering. This integral role contributes to our ongoing success on our residential sites, ensuring the most cost effective delivery and first class results.

About the Role: 

  • Preparing, issuing, managing tender enquiries and proactively engaging with the supply chain/subcontractors.
  • Preparing tender analyses and providing accurate subcontractor financial recommendations, in liaison with project teams.
  • Attending and chairing pre-contract meetings, in liaison with project surveyors.
  • Advising on works package costs and liaising with project teams in the production of build estimates/budgets.
  • Providing periodic procurement updates & assisting to manage the procurement process.
  • Assist in the production of company yardsticks including build cost analyses and cost planning.
  • Ensure the company achieves the most cost effective building and monitor to provide regular updates on scope gaps etc
  • Where required, analyse, amend and input data, manage cost and compile monthly build cost reviews.
  • Where required, produce estimates and quotations, prepare valuations, enquiries for tender and provide accurate financial recommendations.

About You: 

  • Hold a degree in Surveying or a construction related degree, RICS is desirable
  • Previous and proven experience in a Quantity Surveying role, with particular pre-contract and procurement experience.
  • Residential property or house builder sector experience is desirable
  • Ability to review construction related drawings and other project information to identify discrepancies (if any)
  • Strong IT skills, with knowledge and use of MS Excel and relevant software
  • Strong communication skills, with ability to build relationships both internally and externally
  • Analytically minded with a methodical approach, with strong numerical skill

About us: 

Croudace Homes Group is an award winning established housebuilder operating in both the private and public housing sectors throughout the south east of England. Established in 1946, we pride ourselves on our reputation for outstanding quality and exceptional customer service, holding the prestigious House Builder Federation 5* star award for customer satisfaction consecutively for the past ten years.

We are unlike other housebuilders and have a unique approach to people development, providing  individuals with the opportunity to learn and progress their careers throughout the organisation. We believe that our people are our most important asset and we reward our employees for contributing to our success. We are particularly proud to be recognised as a top company to work for by the Job Crowd Top 50 Companies. 

Whatever your role at Croudace Homes, you are part of a team that is contributing to our success. We seek people with a wide range of qualifications, skills and experience in locations across South East England.

Benefits:

  • Flexible working and hybrid working options available
  • 25 days holiday increasing to 30 days with service
  • Support in APC to achieve RICS chartered status
  • Performance related bonus scheme
  • Company Car Allowance
  • Professional subscriptions paid
  • Generous pension scheme
  • Life assurance
  • Staff discount scheme
  • Health screening
  • EAP (Employee Assistance Programme)
  • Occupational Health
  • Regular company social events including annual ball

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