Senior Quantity Surveyor / Monitoring Surveyor

  • Kingsley
  • £40,000 – £50,000
Company: Kingsley
Salary: Basic to £50,000
Location: North West
Contact Name: Mark Noakes
Telephone: 0161 393 9889
  • Full Time
  • Anywhere

Working in partnerships with Greater Manchester Combined Authority (GMCA), Kingsley is looking to appoint a Senior QS / Monitoring Surveyor who will be an integral member of the GMCA Core Investment Team.

The GMCA Core Investment Team directly manage and invest a £300m Housing Fund and a £100 Business and Property fund. The team also provide commercial finance support to a number of strategically important schemes and oversee the management of indirect fund managers (covering a further £200m of funds managed by the external fund managers.

This role is a key role within the Core Investment team to lead on the monitoring of property and housing developments.

Some of the key responsibilities include;

  • Have overall responsibility for all property monitoring (c£400m)
  • Attend site visits  for all large and/or complex property schemes to understand the developments’ progress and provide challenge when required
  • Review all external Monitoring Surveyors reports to identify key risks/issues
  • Work with the Transaction Manager on solutions to risks/issues that have been identified and to work with the Developers around these issues
  • Liaise with Local Authorities and partners to understand their development pipelines
  • Line Manage the Junior QS with responsibility for overseeing their work.

The successful candidate will be able to demonstrate a stable and progressive CV with experience of housing and property new build schemes, in addition to;

  • Be a RICS qualified QS (MRICS)
  • A minimum of 3 years PQE
  • Demonstrate good working knowledge of JCT/NEC contracts
  • Have the ability to lead from the front as regards client meetings, dealing with multi-disciplined teams and project delivery
  • Have excellent line management skills
  • Must be able to handle multiple jobs and manage your own workload, ensuring all deadlines are met
  • Must have proficient IT skills
  • Previous Residential / Commercial / Education project experience.

A full brief is available, please contact Mark Noakes in confidence to discuss.

All third party applications will be forwarded by the GMCA to Mark Noakes for review.

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