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Project Surveyor

Job Title: Project Surveyor
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Maltby
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Start Date: ASAP
Reference: 130
Job Published: August 13, 2018 11:28

Job Description

We have an opportunity for a Project Surveyor to join our established Wates Residential team in Maltby.

 

Wates Residential is responding to the needs of its customers by developing mixed tenure housing schemes in partnership with both public and private sector organisations. Our business covers new-build and partnership housing development activities, reaffirming our long-term commitment to deliver more and better homes; helping to tackle the UK’s urgent need for new housing.

 

 

You will join a team of experienced surveyors working on a multimillion pound project with Rotherham Council, building 217 new homes across seven sites, 98 of which will be council homes and 5 will accommodate for individuals with learning disabilities.

 

 Key Accountabilities will include:

 

Develop and encourage project team performance encouraging and ensuring that Wates’ main contractual obligations and or strategies are executed and regularly reviewed
Complete and submit Business Unit report, monthly MCR, procurement reports and progress reports
Demonstrate understanding of internal and external tender strategies / build up
Agree external valuations / cash flow to maximise project value
Work with the Surveying Manager to agree and produce main and subcontract final accounts
Ensure all Wates subcontract management / process obligations are complete with particular reference to Procurement, Measurement and valuation, Contractual instructions / notices / orders as well as Health and Safety
 

To be successful in the role you will already have relevant commercial skills and experience including the ability to maximise value recovery, cost control and cash management as well as effectively use / understand financial reports and final accounts.

 

Alongside this you will be a confident communicator, able to demonstrate the ability to form and develop relationships with the client, PQS, design team and supply chain. You will also be committed to leading and developing commercial site teams.

 

A bit about us:

 

Wates is one of the largest and most successful family-owned private construction, development and property services companies in the UK.

 

As a progressive and rewarding business we offer our people the opportunity to grow their careers whilst working together to deliver the promises we make to our customers.

 

Our company values of integrity, intelligence, performance, teamwork and respect for people, communities and the environment run through our business at every level and are at the heart of everything we do.

 

The wellbeing and safety of our people is our priority, therefore creating a zero harm culture and encouraging a healthy work-life balance is important to us.  Wates Group are a responsible and inclusive employer and are proud to have been recognised for this through accolades including C2E (Committed to Equality) and Investors in People (Gold).

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