Swansea, Swansea (Abertawe)
31 May 2017
28 Jun 2017
Contract Type
Full Time


Persimmon Homes West Wales requires an experienced Quantity Surveyor/Estimator ideally with housebuilding experience to join our Commercial team based at our office in Swansea, to assist in the financial appraisal of sites to ensure land is purchased as accurate and as efficient as possible. They must also be able to maintain a library of base construction costs for our core range of house types, based on latest cost information from recent contracts, that have been awarded. They must also be able to produce land viabilities in order for senior management to be able to assess the sites profitability and cash-flow for each new development.

The successful candidate should be able to demonstrate sound quantity surveying skills. They must also be proficient on excel, word and outlook and have an understanding of groundworks (e.g. roads and sewers as well as plot works) and be able to take off engineering and planning drawings.

The ideal candidate will have an eye for detail, be reliable, organised, enthusiastic and have a positive attitude.

The applicant should also be ambitious and determined to build a long term career with this progressive regional business.

Competitive Salary, Company Car/Car Allowance, fuel card (covers both private and business fuel), Pension, Life Assurance, Bonus and Health Care.

Qualifications required:  Minimum HND in building/construction.

No agencies please.

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