As part of a major increase in production levels our client, one of the UK’s leading residential developers, is looking to expand the commercial team of their Welsh division with the appointment of a Quantity Surveyor.
The successful candidate will be required to prepare budget cost plans to support site appraisals, prepare and tender material schedules, establish and maintain key supplier relationships, procure, tender and appoint sub-contractor packages, manage and resolve sub-contractor variations and negotiate final accounts, produce financial performance review summaries and will need to have a desire to take ownership of traditional residential developments and display a good all round commercial awareness.
All Candidates MUST have previous at least 3 years’ post qualification experience in a similar role with a UK based residential developer or main contractor working on traditional residential developments. In recognition of your drive and enthusiasm, you will be rewarded with a highly competitive package and real promotion prospects. This role would be ideal for an Assistant Quantity Surveyor looking to progress their career in a progressive and forward thinking environment, that will reward your efforts with an industry leading salary and benefits package.
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In line with continuing expansion and to address the demands of an ever growing pipeline, one of the UK’s leading residential developers, is looking to strengthen the commercial team of their regional office in South Wales with the appointment of an additional Senior Quantity Surveyor.
The successful candidate will be required to prepare budget cost plans to support site appraisals, prepare and tender material schedules, establish and maintain key supplier relationships, procure, tender and appoint sub-contractor packages, manage and resolve sub-contractor variations and negotiate final accounts, produce financial performance review summaries and will need to have a demonstrable track record of taking ownership of residential developments and display a good all round commercial awareness.
All Candidates MUST have previous at least 5 years’ experience in at least a project surveyor role with a UK based residential developer or main contractor working on volume residential developments. This role would be particularly suitable for a Quantity Surveyor looking to progress their career in a progressive and forward thinking environment, that will reward your efforts with an industry leading salary and benefits package.
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We are recruiting on behalf of a luxury residential developer who operate in Hampshire and the surrounding counties.
They will build c400 units per year. These will predominantly be housing projects with some low rise apartment schemes. They are looking to appoint a Construction Director who can manage effectively, and ensure sites are producing finished units to agreed timescales and to quality levels.
The role will be to oversee all construction activity. This is a board level role, reporting to the MD. All board reports, programming, recruitment, Health & Safety, site conduct etc will come under the Construction Director’s remit.
This will be a hands on role, managing the Site / Project Managers on a day to day basis.
Applicants will have ideally worked as a Construction Director or as a Contracts Manager for a housebuilding company.View More
Our client, who are one of the UK’s leading contractors are looking for a Senior Site Manager for their Social Housing refurbishment scheme in the North West London region. You will be overseeing the full decent homes contract worth approximately £7/10 million. You will be covering all internal works such as kitchen and bathroom works, redecoration and re wiring. You will also cover external works such as windows, doors, pitched roofing and fabrications. There will also be fire risk assessment works (FRA) as well as major voids that will include structural alterations to properties. Managing a team of 3-4 Site Managers along with a team of Resident Liaison Officers, you will be responsible for ensuring that Health & Safety will be adhered to at all times and that the project runs to speed and programme. You will have regular progress meetings with client and sub-contractors as well as responsibility for staff appraisals and reprimanding. It is essential that you have a proven track record in the decent homes/refurbishment sector at Senior Manager level along with SMSTS, CSCS, 1st Aid and Asbestos awareness qualification.
On offer is –
Potensis are engaged with a the leading provider of regeneration services to assist in the recruitment of a Pre Construction Services Manager to be based in Luton
Purpose of the Role:
To set the Building services delivery strategy and proactively manage internal and external resources, consultants and supply chain to ensure safe and compliant (quality, time and cost) bids are achieved.
What they are looking for:
Skills and Knowledge
On offer for this role is a base salary of up to £80,000 p.a. plus market leading packageView More
Our client, who are one of the UK’s leading social housing contractors are seeking a supervisor to carry out general day to day maintenance to occupied properties covering the Islington region.
This vacancy will require you to travel to occupied homes and to oversee 8-9 multi-traders and 3-4 sub-contractors. The successful candidate will have a proven track record of experience within the social housing/repairs and maintenance sector.
On offer is –
Salary: £28k with an OTE of £38 + 28 days holiday (inclusive of statutory holidays), van and fuel card.
Our client is a leading social housing maintenance firm and they are seeking Multi Traders to join their contract in Kingston.
This is a large reactive maintenance contract within the social housing sector. Applicants must have a main trade of plumbing and be able to carry out various other tasks to a good basic standard. This includes basic carpentry, patch plastering and painting.
This role offers great career prospects within a fast moving and growing company.
You will need to be confident in working within the social housing sector and be able to deliver excellent customer service at all times within a set time frameView More
Potensis are engaged with recognised family run contractor to assist them in recruiting a Project Quantity Surveyor to join their expanding Commercial team.
They are looking to recruit a Project Quantity Surveyor with 5 years plus experience in commercial offices and or education work. Ideally Degree qualified and with experience of running your own projects.
This is a site based role, however there may be times when you are based at their regional office near Reading.
Main tasks will include:
This is an ideal opportunity for someone who is looking to make the next step to progress their career and may only have recently had sole project responsibility or only on smaller projects. You will be enthusiastic, driven and a team player.
There are no specific projects set out however almost all of the work over the next 18
months will be West London / M4 / M3 location.
This is an immediate requirement for the right candidate
Potensis are engaged with one of the UK’s largest Main Contractors to source a Senior Quantity Surveyor to join their team in Berkshire on a permanent basis
They are looking for a Senior Quantity Surveyor to join an existing team and report into the Commercial Manager. With a diverse portfolio of projects they are looking for a Senior Quantity Surveyor with 4-7 years’ worth of experience through the main contracting market. Experience of leading your own schemes valued up to £20m is desirable. The team have completed some outstanding projects to date and, with a full order book for the coming years, they are in place to continue this performance.
Key Skills and Qualifications:
Commercial, Education, MOD, Health, Student Accommodation and multi-frameworks
Size of projects:
£2 million to £60 million
On offer for this role will be a base salary of up to £65,000 p.a. (DoE) plus full package, including company car or car allowance, healthcare, matched pension up to 7.5% plus additional benefitsView More
Carpenter – East London – £15 p/hr
Our client a leading main contractor are looking to recruit an experienced plumber to join their repairs and maintenance company based inEast London.
You must have a qualification or be time-served in Carpentry and be able to carry out the following tasks;
Immediate starts available, leading to a permanent position for the right applicants.
Pay £15.00 per hour + an extra hour paid per day to cover fuel costs
Applicants must have own vehicle either a van or estate car and tools. The ideal candidate will have previous experience within the social housing sector. Applicants MUST be available Friday 27th October at 09:00am for InductionView More
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