Senior Quantity Surveyor

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Senior Quantity Surveyor

  • Location:

    Birmingham

  • Sector:

    Quantity Surveying & Commercial, Construction

  • Job type:

    Permanent

  • Salary:

    £55,000 - £65,000 + car allowance & package

  • Contact:

    Jade Stevenson

  • Contact email:

    jade@atkinssearch.co.uk

  • Contact phone:

    07879699669

  • Job ref:

    JS/FOSQS

  • Published:

    25 days ago

  • Expiry date:

    2022-07-01

  • Start date:

    ASAP

​Atkins Search are recruiting for a Senior Quantity Surveyor on behalf of a regional construction main contractor based in Birmingham

 

The Client

 Our client are multi-disciplined main contractor who are recruiting for a Senior Quantity Surveyor to join their fit-out / refurbishment division.

 Current and on-going projects will be around the £1m - £5m 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.

 

The Role

The function of the Senior Quantity Surveying role will be to undertake the day to day commercial/surveying activities of the project, 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. You will also be responsible for supporting junior members of the team.

 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

·         Experience working with bespoke systems such as COINS is desirable

 

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.