Quantity Surveyor

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    Market related

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    Lucy Patterson

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    07973 786995

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    7 months ago

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Job title: Quantity Surveyor

Location: Exeter

Job type: Permanent

Salary: Negotiable to £55,000 per annum

The company:

A fantastic opportunity has arisen for an experienced quantity surveyor to join a well-established, award winning, independent building contractor based in the South West.

You will be joining a company offering a collaborative working environment, strong social values and committed to delivering construction projects that are of benefit to their local communities.

The Role:

As Quantity Surveyor, you will be involved in commercial management of commercial works to the value of £6M. Working on up to three projects at any one time, you will be responsible for:

  • Providing surveying capabilities
  • Sub-contractor procurement
  • Measuring sub-contractor performance with quality of work by regularly visiting sites
  • Working closely with Project Managers and Site Managers to understand current issues and progress on site
  • Issuing sub-contract works orders and variations.
  • Preparing project related reports
  • Final account settlement

About you:

Significant Quantity Surveying experience (min. 5 years)

Experience managing commercial schemes up to £6M

Degree in Quantity Surveying

Experience in use of MS Office

Commercially astute with strong numerical Skills

Confident negotiator

Excellent communication skills, able to build relationships sub-contractors and stakeholders

What's in it for you?

On offer is a negotiable salary to £55,000 per annum DOE and the opportunity to join a business that will invest in your long term career development.

If you would like to be considered for this opportunity, please click the link to apply or contact Lucy Patterson at Thorn Baker for more information.

Key Skills: Quantity Surveyor, QS, Commercial Management, Commercial Projects, RICS, Main-contractor, Main contracting, Building Contractor