Project Quantity Surveyor

  • Location:

    Surrey, England

  • Sector:

    Construction & Property

  • Job type:

    Full Time

  • Salary:

    Negotiable

  • Contact:

    Conor Boyd

  • Contact email:

    conor.boyd@search.co.uk

  • Job ref:

    Req/547297

  • Published:

    7 months ago

  • Expiry date:

    2020-02-05

  • Start date:

    ASAP

PROJECT QUANTITY SURVEYOR
JOIN A HIGHLY RESPECTED & ESTABLISHED MAIN CONTRACTOR
SURREY BASED

The role is for one of the UK's well known main contractors. With a successful trading history of over 50 years and a secure project pipeline they are involved in some of the UK's most notable projects. Their ethos is based on their culture and inclusiveness & development of their workforce, ensuring that teams function cohesively and endorse a positive work culture; resulting in them receiving numerous industry accolades and being certified as a top 20 main contractor in the UK.

They are expanding their surveying department owing to the acquisition of new projects and are looking to meet a Project Quantity Surveyor who possesses strong surveying and management experience within the tier 1 main contractor environment. Reporting to the Senior Surveyor, you will be based on an interesting £25m+ new build student accommodation in Surrey, working closely with the relevant business units, managing commercial aspects of specific projects and driving financial results you will also be involved in nurturing future talent by developing more junior Quantity Surveyors when required.

Duties/responsibilities include:
* To effectively communicate and build relationships with key clients, site supervisors, project/contract managers, operatives, surveyors, payroll and other head office staff on all aspects of Quantity Surveying on assigned projects to mitigate risk and maintain agreed margins.
* Work with other Quantity Surveyors to share your knowledge and expertise, acting as a mentor to less experienced team members.
* Liaise with Site Management and co-produce monthly reporting for specific projects.
* Support and assist in the recruitment of Assistant/Quantity Surveyors.
* Work on claims and entitlements as required.
* Always focus on health and safety, according to Company procedures.

Essential:
* Previous experience working in a Project Surveyor role
* Experience of working for a tier 1 main contractor company
* Current holder of a BSc in Quantity Surveying, or equivalent qualification and/or experience.
* Experience working on a £20m+ project
* IT skills including all Microsoft Office, particularly Excel.
* Valid and applicable CSCS card.
* RICS accredited or working towards.
* Evidence of Continuous Professional Development.

On offer is a competitive salary & benefits package with a company that continually invest in their workforce. If you feel that this role suits you skillset and ambitions then please apply.

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