​Quantity Surveyor


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North West - Greater Manchester Permanent September 28th 2020 £55,000 - £60,000 + full package BTC/FP/2809QS Brian Colton

Quantity Surveyor

£55,000 - £60,000 + Full Package

North West – Manchester/Cheshire

Our client, a reputable North West Top 10 Contractor with a turnover of £120m, are looking for a Quantity Surveyor to join their team based in and around the North West, working on various projects including, new build social housing, apartments and extra care.

As Quantity Surveyor you will be required to work as part of a team to ensure the smooth running of the company. Delivering the highest levels of customer service to customers.

  • Minimum 5 years’ experience in a similar role.
  • Relevant sector experience preferred.

Key responsibilities:

  • Procurement of subcontractors
  • Managing a team of quantity surveyors
  • Preparing and meeting dates for valuations
  • Subcontract payments and preparation for final accounts
  • Submission of Cost value reconciliations
  • Measurement of sub contact works against original valuation
  • Identify and agreement of change for variations
  • Advising on main/sub contract conditions
  • Assist in the progression of the company

Ideal Candidate:

  • BSc Quantity Surveying degree (would consider a Building Surveyor with the desired experience) MRICS preferable
  • Minimum of 5 years' post graduate experience
  • Astute commercial & contractual awareness
  • Sound knowledge and managing projects using standard JCT forms of contract and consultant appointments
  • Proven track record of managing refurbishment and new build projects
  • Good interpersonal, communication and written articulation skills
  • Ability to negotiate and a methodical approach to work
  • Full UK driving licence