Quantity Surveyor

Stuart Hackett
Midlands and East Anglia
Coventry, Midlands
£25k - £33k + Car + Benefits
Job Posted

A Quantity Surveyor is required to work for one of the UK's largest main contractors with an excellent reputation for delivering signature projects and working to market leading systems & procedures.

Project Details

The successful candidate will join an existing commercial team responsible for delivering a number of schools valued in excess of £100m in total over the next couple of years.

Responsibilities and Duties

The successful candidate will assist the Senior Quantity Surveyor. Typical duties will include:

  •  Procurement and management of sub-contractor accounts
  •  Site measurement and drawing take offs
  •  General Contract Administration
  •  Drafting contractual letters
  •  Preparing cost / value analysis
  •  Pricing variations and compensation events
  •  Keeping quality and accurate records
  •  Maintenance of cost information

Desired Skills and Experience

  •  Previous experience of working as part of a commercial team as a Quantity Surveyor for a reputable national / regional contractor is desired
  •  Previous experience on projects within the educational sector would be an advantage however not essential. Although similar building projects is strongly desired.
  •  Strong planning and organisational skills are essential to the role
  •  Strong commercial acumen is essential
  •  A strong work ethic with ambitions to progress your career with a leading employer in the construction industry would fit well with the company ethos
  •  Able to follow strict systems and procedures

Qualifications/Educational Requirements

  •  Candidates will be qualified or working towards a formal qualification in Quantity Surveying or other relevant subject

Employing Company Overview and Profile

The hiring company is one of the UK's largest main contractors with a market leading reputation for delivering projects in the education sector. They have an excellent reputation for mentoring young Quantity Surveyors and have various schemes to help aid employees development within the business.

Additional Benefits Package and Incentives

£25k - £33k

+ Car & Fuel Card
+ Other Benefits

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