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Quantity Surveyor

Waltham Abbey, Essex
£50,000 to £55,000
Job Type
9 Jun 2022
A Quantity Surveyor is required for a specialist metal roofing and cladding contractor based in Essex that carry out projects of various types and sizes within the commercial and residential sectors throughout the UK.

The right Quantity Surveyor will be joining a professional hard-working team with years of experience, and you will be accountable for profitability and performance for the projects under your control. This includes the establishment and achievement of financial targets, ensuring the company and client needs are exceeded.

This is a challenging role, but the right candidate will have the opportunity to make a real impression in an established company with a reputation for quality, excellence and craftsmanship within the metal roofing and cladding industry.

Quantity Surveyor - Position Overview

* Ensure that all activities are delivered to the agreed time, cost, service, specification, presentation, and quality

* Record, cost and submit variations to the client in line with the process, procedures, and policies

* Managing several sub-contracts and contractors

* Keeping track of monthly application figures and ensuring relevant departments are aware of potential budgets, financial constraints etc.

* Pricing variations and changes in line with subcontract parameters

* Reviewing drawings and comparing construction drawings to tender drawings, keeping note
of any changes

* Develop and foster collaborative working relationships with Client, Client Representatives
and Supply Chain

* Checking site progress (visit site), record progress and transfer onto monthly payment
applications whilst recording/actioning any changes to agreed contract scope

* General subcontract procurement

* Identifying risks and making recommendations as to how risk can be overcome

Quantity Surveyor - Position Requirements

* Experience of a similar role

* Degree qualification needed (2:1 or above)

* CSCS card ideal but not a necessity

* An in-depth general understanding of various construction sub-contracts (e.g. JCT Design

* and Build, NEC3 etc.)

* Communicates clearly and concisely, both verbally and in writing

* Able to identify work priorities and manage own workload, able to change with business needs

* Able to work effectively with others and establish positive relationships with employees and external parties

* PC skills - Proficiency in Microsoft Office applications and others as required; able to adapt to and learn new systems

Quantity Surveyor - Position Remuneration

* Salary - £50,000 to £55,000 dependent upon experience

* Monday to Friday

* Company Pension

* 28 days holiday including bank holidays

* Parking on site

* Plus more to be discussed

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  • Job Reference: 619965480-2
  • Date Posted: 9 June 2022
  • Recruiter: Streamline Search
    Streamline Search
  • Location: Waltham Abbey, Essex
  • Salary: £50,000 to £55,000
  • Sector: Construction
  • Job Type: Permanent