Quantity Surveyor

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Quantity Surveyor

  • Location:

    Leicester

  • Sector:

    Quantity Surveying & Commercial, Construction

  • Job type:

    Permanent

  • Salary:

    £45,000 - £55,000 + car allowance and package

  • Contact:

    Jade Stevenson

  • Contact email:

    jade@atkinssearch.co.uk

  • Contact phone:

    07879699669

  • Job ref:

    JS/FITOUTQS

  • Published:

    9 days ago

  • Expiry date:

    2022-07-17

  • Start date:

    ASAP

​Atkins Search are recruiting for a Quantity Surveyor on behalf of a high-end, specialist fit out contractor based in Leicestershire

The Client

Our client are a specialist fit-out main contractor who are recruiting for a Quantity Surveyor to join their commercial team.

Current and on-going projects will be around the £20m - £40m level, so a background of working for a fit-out specialists or main contractor on projects of this type and size would be a requirement.

Our client have worked on some of the UK’s most high-end, prestigious buildings, offering interesting schemes and complex fit out solutions.

The Role

Based out of the head office, the function of the Quantity Surveying role will be to undertake the day to day commercial/surveying activities of the projects, provide continuous liaison with the operational teams to ensure understanding of commercial matters relating to the project and support successful operational delivery and place orders with sub-contractors and suppliers.

Requirements

  • Experience of various forms of construction technology

  • Understanding of Microsoft Office and MS Excel

  • Experience with a main contractor or fit-out specialist

  • Experience of relevant project delivery

  • Understanding of main contract and sub-contract conditions and documents

  • An Ability to confidently comment on contract conditions, produce complete sub-contract documents etc.

  • Degree in Quantity Surveying

  • Experience of JCT form of contract

The Person

  • Assist the project teams by communicating the finances and budget against project progress

  • Present yourself clearly, concisely and accurately in subcontractors, clients, health & safety and environmental meetings to provide financial and budget information

  • Demonstrate excellent negotiation skills and build strong relationships with clients, consultants, supply chains and team members

  • Assist the project team in production of and meeting or exceeding project targets

Atkins Search act as an employment agency for permanent recruitment and an employment business for the supply of temporary workers. We specialise in Construction, Consultancy, Residential and Infrastructure recruitment and service the East and West Midlands, South Yorkshire, Staffordshire, Lincolnshire, Peterborough and Northern Home Counties regions.