Quantity Surveyor

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Technical recruiters for the built environment

*Quantity surveyor wanted for Tier 1 main contractor working on HS2 schemes in Birmingham*

Company:

Tier 1 irish main contractor with a £1bn turnover across the UK. They work across infrastructure projects including rail, civils, highways, aviation.

Role:

Working within & assisting the commercial & construction team to ensure a successful project is delivered, while maintaining relationships, to maximise commercial returns & manage risk.

£50,000 – £65,000 + package dependent on experience

Key Responsibilities

  • Support the commercial team
  • Prepare tenders – measure, put into packages, analyse
  • Prepare variations/valuations
  • Prepare Final Accounts
  • Prepare s/c valuations
  • Attend site client meetings
  • Prepare client quotations/Estimates
  • Liaise with site management
  • Consider Risk & opportunity
  • CVR
  • Cash management
  • Understand & assist in the implementation of the commercial strategy
  • Involved with & take some responsibility on traditional contracts
  • Negotiation with subcontractors

Experience & Skills

  • Ability to effectively utilise a range of Microsoft Office tools
  • Able to manipulate, manage/interrogate data
  • Be fully conversant with the use of the Standard Method of Measurement
  • Demonstrate potential for clear written & oral communications
  • Demonstrate ownership/commercial awareness
  • Effective time management, organisational, interpersonal and negotiation skills

Required Qualifications/Training

  • Completed a qualification in Quantity Surveying (HND/HNC Upwards)
  • Preferable to be studying towards Chartership

We are an equal opportunity employer and value diversity in our company. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, colour, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, age, marital status, veteran status, or disability status.

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