Quantity Surveyor

East Sussex, Brighton
29 Apr 2019
27 May 2019
Conor Boyd
Contract Type
Full Time


This is a unique opportunity for a Quantity Surveyor to join a market-leading Tier 1 Main Contractor that complete a diverse range of projects across the Sussex, Surrey, Kent and Hampshire areas. They have a long successful trading history dating to over 50 years, with works being completed in the Commercial, Residential, Education, Healthcare & Leisure sectors with projects ranging up to £50M. Their approach has led to them receiving various industry recognised accreditations and having a reputation in construction as completing technical projects and delivering a high build quality across their portfolio.

Looking to recruit an experienced Quantity Surveyor to be based at one of their offices, you will have a strong main contracting background working on project values of £500k - £10M, Ideally you will possess a constructed-related qualification and will have extensive experience in buying, surveying and the cost control aspects of construction projects.

Duties & responsibilities of the position include:
* Preparing the client applications, variation accounts, procurement schedule, warranty tracking and maintaining procurement
* Assembling sub-contract orders
* Preparation and submission of tender packages
* Attending regular meetings with the client and also design team
* Knowledge of pre-construction reviewing contract, design and cost plan budgets
* Experience of formulating bill of quantities from drawings and specification
* Performing site measurements and valuations alongside subcontractor request, containing issues of payment and withholding notices.

The successful candidate will possess the following experience / qualifications:
* Degree in Quantity Surveying
* Experience working on a broad base of main contracting projects
* Excellent communicator with great interpersonal and organisational skills
* Confident problem solver and decision maker that thrives well under pressure
* A team player that adopts a pro-active approach to their work
* Able to use their knowledge to mentor and support other members of the team
* Proficient in report writing and gathering required information

This role will be attractive to you if you have a clear career path to date and want this to continue in a company committed to your development both on a professional and personal basis where your commercial skill, work ethic and results will be recognised and will lead to further opportunity within the company

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