We have an exciting opportunity for a Project Surveyor to join our Residential South team in Cardiff. The primary focus for this role will be to take accountability for the Development, Implementation of all pre and post contract strategies, commercial functions and contract reporting.
Further Accountabilities will include:
Develop and encourage project team performance; ensuring that Wates’ main contractual obligations and strategies are executed and regularly reviewed
Complete and submit Business Unit reports, monthly MCR, procurement reports and progress reports
Demonstrate an 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 and orders as well as Health and Safety
We are looking for a qualified Surveyor with relevant commercial skills and experience including the ability to maximise value recovery, cost control and cash management, as well as have the ability to effectively use / understand financial reports and final accounts.
To be successful in the role 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 Group was established in 1897 and it is now one of the largest, most successful family-owned private construction, development and property services companies in the UK.
We employ around 4,000 people, working with a diverse range of clients and partners from across the public and private sectors. Our work is guided by inspiring better ways of creating the places, communities and businesses of tomorrow.
Within the Group, 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.
As a responsible and inclusive employer, we are committed to equality and proud to have been recognised for this through a range of accolades including gold accreditations with both Investors in People and C2E (Committed to Equality).
Our In-house Recruitment Team embrace diversity and are focused on finding the best people to join us here at Wates. Apply today and one of our team will be in contact.