What you’ll be doing?
The Commercial team deals with everything to do with cost-effective building, including quantity surveying, estimating, procurement and material buying.
With a watching brief on choice of material, cost, customer satisfaction and sales, and other critical issues, our Commercial team – which comprises Estimators, Quantity Surveyors and Material Buyers – has one objective: to deliver best quality homes, at the best possible cost. Their work is fundamental to our continued viability as a business and presents a fast-moving challenge that will exercise your creativity and commercial flair to the full.
Reporting to the Chief Estimator/Commercial Manager, you will be assisting in the estimating for new and upcoming sites. You will be effectively managing the cost base and by keeping this up to date will ensure viabilities reflect current costs by managing and controlling these areas keep us successful in the land market. Responsible for managing and updating all current costs for viabilities including materials and goods if necessary, whilst always ensuring compliance with Group Policies and Procedures.
You will be expected to:
What you’ll need?
To be successful in the role, we are looking for:
Our Company and Benefits
We’ve been nationally recognised as a 5 star housebuilder twelve years in a row for supplying high-quality homes for all generations. That’s more than any other major housebuilder. It’s because we combine the brightest minds, the latest technology, and a genuine commitment to putting customers first. We want the best people in the industry to help us shape the future of building. We have tailored opportunities for apprentices, graduates, experienced professionals and ex-Armed Forces personnel to come and help us stay one step ahead, and build the homes that Britain needs.
We are building an organisation where anyone with drive and talent can pursue the career they want. We are building a culture where anyone, regardless of gender, race, sexuality, disability, background or any other characteristic, can progress and be proud to work for Barratt.
As part of working for Barratt and specifically for this role we offer: