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Quantity Surveyor

  • Construction & Engineering Jobs, Quantity Surveying and Commercial Management Jobs
  • Kent, United Kingdom
  • Attractive Package
  • 5320
  • Permanent
  • ASAP

Our client is a multi-disciplined major groundwork contractor, encompassing the full spectrum of Civil Engineering and ground remediation.

Following continued success, they are looking currently looking to recruit a Quantity Surveyor to work in their Kent office.

This position is open to candidates from assistant to commercial manager level.

Duration – Temp to Perm

Role and Responsibilities:

  • Prepare tender and contract documents
  • Undertake cost analysis for repair and maintenance project work
  • Assist in establishing and undertaking feasibility studies
  • Perform risk, value management and cost control
  • Advise on a procurement strategy
  • Identify, analyse and develop responses to commercial risks
  • Prepare and analyse costings for tenders
  • Allocate work to subcontractors
  • Advise on contractual claims
  • Analyse outcomes and write detailed progress reports
  • Value all the completed work and arrange payments
  • Understand and implement health and safety regulations
  • Prepare post-occupancy advice, facilities management services and life cycle costing advice
  • Advise on the maintenance costs of specific buildings

Skills and Requirements:

  • Professional qualification in quantity surveying or construction related field
  • Experience in groundworks is needed
  • A practical and logical mind and a methodical way of thinking
  • A creative and innovative approach to problem solving
  • Strong numeracy and financial management skills
  • The ability to learn sophisticated design and costing IT packages
  • The ability to write clear and precise reports and to relate complex information in a simple way to a diverse range of people
  • Negotiation and team work skills
  • The ability to motivate and lead those on site

If interested, please get in touch via contact details provided or click “Apply” to forward an up to date copy of your CV and ideally with a cover letter.

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Quantity Surveyor
  • Quantity Surveying and Commercial Management Jobs
  • Kent, United Kingdom
  • Attractive Package
  • Permanent
  • 5320
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