Quantity Surveyor (Wigan)

Job Type



Quantity Surveyor




£45.000 + £4.000 car allowance

The Company
  • Delivering high quality affordable homes for Registered Providers, Local Authorities and Investors throughout the North West, Yorkshire and the Midlands
  • With extensive experience in housing and an established network of partners, offering a specialist one-stop solution for affordable housing
  • They are specialists in land acquisition and use their established relationships with Land Agents, private landowners and the public sector to deliver a diverse range of residential opportunities – ranging from small, high-value schemes to large mixed-use projects
Key Information
  • This is an excellent opportunity for the right candidate to be part of their already well-established team and continue to develop the business
  • In return you will receive excellent benefits and salary package including a range of offers and discounts including holidays, health club memberships and days out
  • They also encourage the team to have input with company ideas and get the most out of their job
  • Development – Offering genuine development opportunities to progress your career
The Role
  • Maintain all cost control procedures and work in compliance with the company policies and procedures
  • Be responsible for all relevant reporting as required
  • Have a sound knowledge of latest regulations and new home warranty provider standards
  • Managing and controlling the budget and valuations as well as always keeping up to date the estimated final costs, and having the ability to show absolute CVR
  • Prepare Trade Specifications for each tender package and obtain approval for this with the Commercial Manager and the project Contract Manager / Construction Director
  • Liaise with Project Planner / Scheduler to ensure that orders are placed in a timely manner and well in advance of trades being required on site
  • Provide commercial and contractual support to Contract Managers and Site Teams in managing subcontractors that fall behind programme
  • Process sub-contract orders, payments and variations using Excel and COINS
Qualifications and experience
  • 3-4 years of experience within QS role within housebuilding sector
  • Qualified to HND (or higher) with a valid CSCS card
  • Strong knowledge of building regulations, warranty providers and Health and Safety requirement
  • Highly numerate with ability to gather interpret and present data
  • Strong I.T skills including usage of COINS
How to apply?
  • If you’re interested please call Emma Twigg on 07951 445 519 or apply online
By submitting your job application to Ionic Recruitment, you are hereby giving us your consent to use your personal data for recruitment purposes detailed in the GDPR Policy Document.
This can be viewed at: https://ionic.jobs/privacy-policy/

Apply Online

This website uses cookies to ensure you get the best experience on our website. More Info