We are recruiting on behalf of a Tier 1 regional main contractor for a Quantity Surveyor or Senior Quantity Surveyor to work on building projects valued up to £10m.
The company is one of the largest Tier 1 main contractors in the UK, with a diverse base of projects for both public sector and private sector clients – education. healthcare, regeneration, commercial, industrial and hospitality.
Working as a Quantity Surveyor managing your own projects, valued in the region of £5-10million and on occasion working on larger value projects in a team as required.
Preparing tender and contract documents, including bills of quantities with the architect and/or the client
Undertaking cost analysis for repair and maintenance project work
Assisting in establishing a client's requirements and undertaking feasibility studies
Performing risk, value management and cost control
Advising on procurement strategy
Identifying, analysing and developing responses to commercial risks
Preparing and analysing costings for tenders
Allocating work to subcontractors
Providing advice on contractual claims
Analysing outcomes and writing detailed progress reports
Valuing completed work and arranging payments
Maintaining awareness of the different building contracts in current use
Understanding the implications of health and safety regulations
We are looking for a candidate who has experience of working as the lead surveyor on similar size schemes.
A degree or equivalent in Quantity Surveying are essential, ideally the candidate will also be part of a relevant professional body.
Experience of JCT and NEC forms of contract are essential.
A competitive salary plus car allowance
This is a permanent position and Corepeople Recruitment Limited will be acting as an employment agency for permanent recruitment on behalf our client.