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Quantity Surveyor

Sleepers Cross - Luton

Up to £60,000

Full Time


Dandara Living is the specialist built-to-rent division of the Dandara Group. We are award-winning developers and operators of apartment buildings designed specifically for the rental market.

Our growing portfolio includes more than 7,800 homes in 9 towns and cities across the UK, and we now require an experienced Quantity Surveyor to work on our new Sleepers Cross development of 370 apartments in Luton.

About You

With a working knowledge of JCT or alternative forms of contract you have provide cost management and project administration abilities. Ideally, you will have residential project experience (preferably on high-rise schemes) and relevant industry qualifications would be beneficial.

You are a good communicator and team player who is self-motivated and able to work using your own initiative. Ideally you will have experience in COINS and expertise in MS Word and Excel is essential.

About the Role

The role involves general project coordination and administration, preparation and negotiation of initial site budgets and subcontract tender documents, obtaining risk assessments, method statements and safety documentation from subcontractors. You will also undertake site visits and inspections and coordinate with contractors on site.

You will be responsible for the management of junior members of the team, along with subcontract payments; variation claims and final account settlement, and liaison with other departments and external consultants in respect of cost issues.

The role also involves chairing sub-contract pre-order meetings and attending regular project review meetings; preparing monthly cost reports to ensure cost control throughout the development programme and provision of continuous financial advice throughout to the Site Management team.

Important Note

Dandara Living ONLY accepts direct applications. We accept no responsibility for any fees or costs related to applications or CVs submitted by recruitment agencies.

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