Persimmon Homes East Midlands require an experienced Quantity Surveyor to join the Commercial team at our office in Peterborough. Reporting to the Senior Surveyor and Head of Commercial and working within a close knit team of surveyors.
Persimmon is one of the UK’s leading house-builders, committed to the highest standards of design, construction and service. We build quickly and efficiently and expect a lot from our office and site teams, however in turn we’ll reward you for your commitment and hard work and recognise your contribution to the business.
The ideal candidate would be qualified to HND/HNC or BSc Degree (in a buiding related subject) and posses a high level of computer literacy. Knowledge of the COINS system would be desirable but not essential as training will be provided. You will have have proven knowledge of housing development and will be responsible for overseeing the commercial management of various small and large housing projects including the management of sub-contract orders, payments, budgets, site valuations and general surveying management duties for sites under your control.
Good interpersonal and negotiating skills are essential, together with being able to demonstrate a professional and flexible approach to the demands of a busy surveying department.
Competitive Salary, Company Car/Car Allowance, Pension, Life Assurance, Bonus & Health Care.
Offers of employment are subject to a satisfactory background check e.g. employment history and criminal record check. These background checks are job specific to certain vacancies within Persimmon.