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Associate Quantity Surveyor - Office Lead

Ref MAX7567 Job Posted 02/10/2018 Region South East England Location Ascot - Berkshire Salary Up to £70k + benefits Salary Band £60,000 to £149,999 TypePermanent Consultant Stuart Hackett

A Lead Quantity Surveyor (Senior or Associate level) is required to take the commercial lead role for a small cost consultancy in Ascot, Berkshire. You will be a strategic thinker that is also happy to be hands on, whilst being responsible for Cost Management procedures within the company. You will be client facing, managing a team of staff on projects mainly between £5m and £40m, but also up to £110m in some current cases.

Project Details

Projects are predominantly in the care homes and residential sectors, and they also work on university projects in London and elsewhere.

Responsibilities and Duties

  •  Acting in the Lead Commercial role reporting into the Managing Director of the business
  •  Managing a team of Quantity Surveying staff
  •  Act in a client facing, role, retaining and winning work
  •  Be responsible for the upholding of Cost Management procedures
  •  Be able to act in a hands on role (Cost Planning, feasibility studies etc) as well as a management and client facing role
  • Think strategically for the commercial performance and future growth of the business

Desired Skills and Experience

  •  Acting in the Lead Commercial role reporting into the Managing Director of the business
  •  Managing a team of Quantity Surveying staff
  •  Act in a client facing, role, retaining and winning work
  •  Be responsible for the upholding of Cost Management procedures
  •  Be able to act in a hands on role (Cost Planning, feasibility studies etc) as well as a management and client facing role
  •  Think strategically for the commercial performance and future growth of the business

Qualifications/Educational Requirements

  •  Degree or equivalent in Quantity Surveying or similar is desired
  •  Chartership is not essential for this role, however beneficial if attained

Employing Company Overview and Profile

The company are a small but exciting cost consultancy based in Ascot, Berkshire. They have between 10 – 15 staff currently and looking to grow further, operating on projects up to £40m as a majority but also exceeding £100m in some cases. They are a fantastic company with great projects exposure and will suit someone who has worked in a similar lead role for a smaller consultancy, or who is working for a major consultancy, and wants to increase their level of responsibility.

Additional Benefits Package and Incentives

The company pay a fantastic salary and package

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