Estates Commercial Manager (QS)

  • Permanent
  • Bristol
  • Salary: £ 50000.00 per annum
  • Job Reference: UGP/RM/HQ00011952

Our client, a leading provider of city center student accommodation is recruiting and Estates Commercial Manager/ Quantity Surveyor. The role is based in Bristol with the flexibility to work from home a couple of days p/week.
Reporting into the Estates Senior Project Manager, the main purpose of the role is to assist with the delivery of the commercial aspects of all the projects undertaken by the Estates Project Team. This will include estimating, cost benchmarking, inflation forecasting, cost control, reporting on all financial aspects from inception through to practical completion. This role will also implement build contracts and manage project budgets according to Board approved levels.

This role will also be responsible for forging strong relationships with stakeholders who will principally be the Asset Management team; Finance and the wider Estate Team, also creating strong working relationships with key contractors.

KEY REQUIREMENTS:
Essential
Experience in a Quantity Surveying / Commercial management role, preferably for a contractor, though client side also be considered
RICS or CIOB qualified, with at least 3 years post qualification experience
Ability to commercially manage all aspects of projects
Demonstrable strong negotiation skills
Strong computer literacy
Ability to travel throughout the UK with a full driving license
Desirable
A knowledge of the student accommodation market

In addition to providing exceptional career development opportunities our client is offering a competitive salary of c£50k, 10% car allowance plus achievable bonus scheme (up to 30%), good pension, holiday allowance and opportunities to develop.

Please apply with CV for more details.
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Start Date: 27 Feb 2019