Hours of Work
9.00am to 5.30pm Monday to Friday
23 February 2018
The Commercial team deals with everything to do with cost-effective building, including quantity surveying, estimating, procurement and material buying.
With a watching brief on choice of material, cost, customer satisfaction and sales, and other critical issues, our Commercial team – which comprises Estimators, Quantity Surveyors and Material Buyers - has one objective: to deliver best quality homes, at the best possible cost. Their work is fundamental to our continued viability as a business and presents a fast-moving challenge that will exercise your creativity and commercial flair to the full.
Preparation of viabilities for both the land purchase exercise and reappraisal of development opportunities. Prepare scheme financial appraisals to ensure land disposals and affordable housing contracts support business objectives and reflect best practice. Ensure that all estimating work required to deliver the businesses unit output is completed timely and accurately in the most efficient and effective manner in support of the business plan. Monitor and report build costs.
Provide information for land purchase exercise
Complete all estimating work
Provide a detailed "pre-start" appraisal following grant of planning consent and track movements through to site commencement.
Maintain "library cost" and update on a regular basis.
Personal Characteristics / Qualifications & Skills
Wide experience in the discipline within the house building industry
Strong knowledge of Building Regulations, N HBC and Health & Safety requirements etc.
Industry related business qualification
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