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Associate Director

Ref MAX7443 Job Posted 01/10/2018 Region London Location Central London Salary £60k - £70k + package Salary Band £60,000 to £149,999 TypePermanent Consultant Stuart Hackett

A fantastic opportunity for an Associate level Quantity Surveyor has arisen, to join and a Central London office of a UK consultancy. Your role will be client facing and involve retaining and bringing in new clients in the built environment sector, whilst leading a team of Quantity Surveyors in the office on projects up to £50m in value. This is a great opportunity for an Associate level Quantity Surveyor who wants to join a company with existing clients, and who wants fast track promotion to Partnership.

Project Details

Projects range up to £50m in the private residential new build, retail fit – out, and other building project sectors.

Responsibilities and Duties

  •  Lead a team of Quantity Surveyors
  •  Ensuring that client objectives are met through the delivery of a premium cost management and quantity surveying service.
  •  Retain and win new work, bringing in new clients where necessary
  •  Be responsible for the recruitment of new staff where necessary
  •  Managing estimating and cost planning activities to include taking ownership of and presenting the final cost plan
  •  Ensuring that post-contract cost variances and change control processes are managed effectively
  •  Ensuring the production of monthly post-contract cost reports and presenting them to the client
  •  Ensuring that final accounts are negotiated and agreed
  •  Construct bids for new work

Desired Skills and Experience

  •  Ability to successfully manage projects in the built environment in a proactive and diligent manner
  •  Experience as a Quantity Surveyor for a consultancy is a must
  •  Client facing experience is essential, ensuring a high standard of technical delivery
  •  Able to build long-term relationships
  •  Ambitious to grow the client base and become a Partner of the organisation, leading your team from the front
  •  A team player, outgoing, flexible, enthusiastic and ambitious.
  •  Experience of providing procurement advice, tender documentation and post contract services
  •  Clear focus on developing client accounts

Qualifications/Educational Requirements

  •  Degree qualified in Quantity Surveying or similar technical discipline is desired
  •  MRICS or membership of other relevant professional body is desired but not essential

Employing Company Overview and Profile

The company is a first class traditional Quantity Surveying consultancy with multiple offices in the UK. They employ Quantity Surveyors, Project Managers, Building Surveyors and other disciplines. They have a fantastic office atmosphere in all of their other offices, with which there is close liaison and a team playing mentality. The company have a great reputation.

Additional Benefits Package and Incentives

The company offer a very competitive salary and package.

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