Quantity Surveyor

Daria Tkach
South East England
Basingstoke, Hampshire
to £55,000 DOE
Job Posted
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New Project Quantity Surveyor job role with an independent engineering supply company in Basingstoke, Hampshire. This opportunity is suitable for a candidate who is relatively early in their Quantity Surveyor career.

This job role presents a real chance to have a real impact on the success of the projects and the growth of the business in a collaborative and supportive work environment.

Project Details

The specialist subcontractor is seeking a dynamic and ambitious Project Quantity Surveyor who is ready for the next step in a challenging and rewarding role working with Project and Finance teams.

You would work in an exciting environment where you can truly make a difference and contribute to ambitious growth plans. The role would be based in the employer's Basingstoke office.

Responsibilities and Duties

  • Mastermind project budgets, ensuring cost-efficiency and adherence to financial targets.
  • Conduct life-cycle cost analyses, optimizing project costs throughout their lifecycle.
  • Prepare accurate cost estimates and review existing budgets, identifying and mitigating potential overruns.
  • Craft financial documents with precision and clarity.
  • Submit, and negotiate variation/compensation events, securing best value for the company.
  • Sharpen your negotiation skills to secure favourable contract terms and resolve disputes effectively.
  • Identify and manage commercial risks, safeguarding project profitability.
  • Accurately complete CVR’s and arrange timely payments with invoices prepared to perfection.
  • Prepare contracts and technical documents with confidence.
  • Manage contracts diligently, ensuring compliance with terms and regulations.
  • Oversee procurement processes and manage client valuations.

Desired Skills and Experience

  • Minimum of 5 years in the engineering or construction industry
  • Strong analytical and problem-solving skills, with a keen eye for detail.
  • Excellent communication and negotiation skills, with the ability to build strong relationships with clients and colleagues.
  • Proven experience in cost control, budgeting, and financial management.
  • Experience in variation/compensation event management, contract negotiation, and dispute resolution.
  • Proficiency in Microsoft Office Suite and relevant project management software

Qualifications/Educational Requirements

  • A BSc in Quantity Surveying or a degree in Cost Management or similar is preferred.

Employing Company Overview and Profile

The employing company is a long-established independent company specialising in the design, engineering and supply of chemical dosing systems.

Full details of this employer will be revealed to shortlisted candidates.

There are opportunities for career development and progression for the right Quantity Surveyor Candidate.

Additional Benefits Package and Incentives

  • Competitive salary and benefits package
  • Holiday allowance
  • Pension

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