Our client are looking for an experienced Quantity Surveyor to work alongside the existing team to measure and price (primarily) commercial contracts up to £15M in our small office in Kilburn, Derbyshire.
They are an award-winning company looking to expand the existing team with someone who has a variety of experience in surveying commercial and residential contracts. Due to demand and expansion in projects, we require an additional surveyor who can come in and manage the current intermediate surveyors with their work, as well as managing their own projects from conception to completion.
You will be responsible for overseeing the price and running costs of several projects at once. You must have excellent communication skills, both verbal and written and have proven experience in negotiating cost and completing projects on or under budget. You will be expected to travel to both client meetings and site meetings to ensure the project is running on time and within budget and as a result, the successful candidate must have a full valid UK driving licence. You will be responsible for putting together tenders for works and BoQ's, liaising with a variety of contractors and suppliers for best costs and negotiate prices and payment from clients.
Salary: between £40 - £60k dependent on experience and your capabilities
Holiday: 20 days holiday + bank holidays. After 3 years’ service, holidays increase one day every year up to an extra 5 days.
Hours: Working office hours are 0800-1700 Monday to Friday.
Bonus: upon successful completion of probation, a bonus may be earned for each successful project that comes in on time and under budget.
Car: company car or car allowance will be provided.
If you would like a confidential chat regarding this position, please submit your CV with a covering letter stating the best time to be contacted. All successful candidates will be contacted within 1 week of their application.
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