Quantity Surveyor

Ref
MAX7701
Consultant
Stuart Hackett
Region
London
Location
Central London
Salary
£40k - £48k + package
Job Posted
24/07/2018
Type
Permanent
Status

A Quantity Surveyor is required to join a leading international construction consultancy in their large Central London office, on public and private sector projects in the Property / Built Environment sectors. The company operate in teams and are not sector specific, so as a Quantity Surveyor you will be given the chance to work on commissions on a variety of building sector projects such as commercial office, industrial, warehouses and schools.

Project Details

You will work on a variety of public and private sector projects in the property / built environment sector including commercial office, residential, industrial, and schools as a Quantity Surveyor.

Responsibilities and Duties

  •  To perform the role of Quantity Surveyor, involved from start to finish project delivery, often with respect to larger complex commissions.
  •  Ensuring that client objectives are met through the delivery of a premium cost management and quantity surveying service.
  •  Be a Quantity Surveyor who assists in bid writing and work winning, utilizing market knowledge to fuel sector growth.
  •  Conducting feasibility studies and writing procurement reports as the Quantity Surveyor
  •  Applying Value Management techniques at the outset of a project and where appropriate involving the specialist Value Management team
  •  Estimating and cost planning activities
  •  Post-contract cost variances and change control processes
  •  Ensuring that cost checking and valuation work is managed effectively
  •  Ensuring the production of monthly post-contract cost reports and presenting them to the client
  •  Value engineering and life cycle costing
  •  Ensuring that final accounts are negotiated and agreed

Desired Skills and Experience

  •  Previous experience working as a Quantity Surveyor managing your own smaller projects or assisting on larger projects
  •  Consultancy or Main Contractor backgrounds are both considered
  •  A steady career path as a Quantity Surveyor
  •  Experience in the property / built environment sectors

Qualifications/Educational Requirements

  •  Degree qualified or equivalent in Quantity Surveying or similar is desired

Employing Company Overview and Profile

The company is an independent global consultancy offering a range of services to the construction and property industry. They provide project, cost and construction management for clients throughout the world as well as a range of other complementary services, finding solutions that exceed expectations and add value to projects.

Additional Benefits Package and Incentives

  • 27 days holiday + bank holiday and Christmas breaks
  •  Pension contribution
  •  Very generous healthcare coverage
  •  Ride to work scheme
  •  £Generous leisure voucher
  •  Childcare vouchers if required
  •  4:30pm finish on certain days - Social events

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