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Managing Quantity Surveyor

Ref MAX8310 Job Posted 27/11/2017 Region South East England Location Southampton, Hampshire Salary £50k-£58k + car Salary Band £60,000 to £99,999 TypePermanent Consultant Adam Cadwaladr

We are seeking a Managing Quantity Surveyor to join a world leading construction consultancy in their Southampton office. You will be joining a successful team due to recent high profile awards, playing an integral role in the continuing success of the office. You will have the opportunity to expand your experience on prestigious highways and infrastructure projects as a Managing Quantity Surveyor, responsible for a team of staff.

Project Details

You will initially focus on highways projects as the Managing Quantity Surveyor however you will work across a range of infrastructure projects during your career here. Project values vary and exceed £50m in some cases with a high level of complexity.

Responsibilities and Duties

• Lead a team of Quantity Surveyors and provide a range of Quantity Surveying / Employer’s Agent duties from project inception through to completion
• Oversee and undertake the preparation of Cost Plans/Estimates/Bills of Quantities/Tender Documents
• Provide post contract Quantity Surveying / Employer’s Agent services
• Assist in mentoring and development of junior staff
• Work collaboratively with other service teams to provide an integrated approach to client delivery.
• Managing client relationships and service delivery on a project basis, in conjunction with senior management
• You shall hold a broad contact and knowledge base of local markets and will be able to demonstrate a track record of supporting of the generation of repeat business

Desired Skills and Experience

• Working knowledge of NEC forms of contract.
• Experience working on Infrastructure projects, including Highways
• A knowledge and understanding of the component parts of a project and overall construction cost’s coupled with a competent knowledge of a range of project procurement options.
• Great interpersonal skills, an ability to communicate effectively
• You will have the necessary ambition and drive to deliver a high quality professional service.

Qualifications/Educational Requirements

• Qualified with a BSc (or equivalent) in Quantity Surveying is desired
• Chartered Member of the RICS or qualified through experience

Employing Company Overview and Profile

The company are a world leading project and cost management consultancy operating at the forefront of a variety of construction sectors across both property and infrastructure. They place great emphasis on training and development of their staff whilst providing cutting-edge expertise to their clients.

Additional Benefits Package and Incentives

The company offer a car allowance or company car option, plus additional competitive market benefits.

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