Managing Quantity Surveyor

Full Time Permanent

Manchester Jobs Board

Managing Quantity Surveyor (QS)

Salary: c£70,000 per annum, plus benefits, including bonus & car.

We're Together, proud to be a Financial Services success story based in South Manchester.

Lending year-in, year-out for over 45 years' we've grown into one of the finance industry's best-kept secrets.

We play our part to turn challenges into opportunities that make our customers' financial ambitions accessible. We understand that for our business to grow, our people must grow.

Due to changes within the business, we are now looking to hire a Managing Quantity Surveyor (QS) to join our Development Funding team within our Commercial Finance division. This role will be a mixture of office based (Cheadle) and field based covering sites nationwide

The MQS will provide specialist advice and support within the Development Funding team. This will include advice on new finance applications we are considering, support with monitoring & managing live cases we have on the book, managing our panel of external Quantity Surveyors and acting as Internal Monitoring Surveyor on a number of our cases.

Key Responsibilities

* Provide support and advice to the Development Funding team on new finance applications. This could include assessing initial budgets and technical aspects at enquiry stage and visits to prospective sites/meetings with prospective clients when required

* Provide ad-hoc support and advice to the Development Funding team on technical matters and budgets upon receipt of panel QS Initial Due Diligence reports

* Pro-actively manage and monitor our panel of external QS’s. This will include undertaking sample checks on Initial Reports and Interim Reports, monitoring our Issues Log and taking any necessary steps to review and address any concerns highlighted on panel members.

* Monitoring and managing exposure levels across our external panel

* On-boarding of any new QS firms onto the panel

* Act as Monitoring Surveyor (Due Diligence & Interim Reports) where required

* To provide support to the Development Funding team as required within our monthly Portfolio Meetings

* To actively keep up to date with market conditions within the construction and development sector

* Adhere to all compliance needs within the business (eg DPA/AML/TCF)

* Develop up to date & periodic cost data MI for the team to use

* Keep the Development Funding team updated on industry regulation and market conditions


* MRICS Qualified

* Demonstrable industry experience

* Knowledge of the planning system and building regulations

* Construction related Health & Safety qualifications

* Strong commercial awareness

* Strong attention to detail

* Strong communication skills


* Fund Monitoring Surveyor experience

* Knowledge of/experience within development funding

We offer a range of company benefits, including 25 days holiday which can be flexed up/down, pension, life assurance, critical illness cover, health cash plan, private medical insurance, regular team/individual incentives, travel season ticket loans, Ride to Work scheme, free gym access and local bar/restaurant discounts.

Career development opportunities are excellent and where appropriate we offer sponsorship of relevant qualifications.

Please note that all successful applicants will be subject to a Criminal Records Bureau check, a credit check and a Fraud Prevention database check


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