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Quantity Surveyor - Fit out and Construction projects

  • Location: Warrington
  • Salary: £30k - 45k per year
  • Job Type:Permanent

Posted 24 days ago

Quantity Surveyor - Fit out and Construction projects - Cheshire - 07980 006 436 - alexandra.smith@anderselite.com
The client
My client is an award-winning national contractor. A fantastic opportunity within this established Fit out / Refurbishment and Construction business.
They are recruiting for an ambitious and talented Senior Quantity Surveyor. The successful candidate will be joining an existing team of highly skilled, professional, and dedicated commercial professionals. The successful candidate will be required to mentor and oversee other low level Quantity Surveyors. They have a great reputation and a strong portfolio of projects.
Responsibilities
Preparing tender and contract documents, including bills of quantities
Undertaking cost analysis for repair and maintenance project work
Working on fast track fit out projects -banking
Working on projects within a framework
Assisting in establishing a clients requirements and undertaking feasibility studies
Performing risk, value management and cost control
Advising on procurement strategy
Identifying, analysing and developing responses to commercial risks
Preparing and analysing costings for tenders
Allocating work to subcontractors
Providing advice on contractual claims
Analysing outcomes and writing detailed progress reports
Valuing completed work and arranging payments
Maintaining awareness of the different building contracts in current use
Understanding the implications of health and safety regulations
The candidate
Construction and fit out project experience
Practical and logical qualities and a methodical way of thinking
A creative and innovative approach to problem-solving
The successful candidate will need to be used to working in a fast paced, retail fit out background.
The ideal person will be from a contracting background.
Strong numeracy and financial management skills and the ability to learn sophisticated design and costing IT packages
The ability to write clear and precise reports and to relate complex information in a simple way to a diverse range of people
Negotiating and team-working skills and the ability to motivate and lead those on site
Detailed knowledge of past and current building and construction technology, processes, materials, business and legal matters.
Salary
£35,000 - £45,000
Company allowance
Pension with contributions
Working from home predominantly with site visits
In the future you may be required to work from the office some of the time
Travel expenses
Health care
Please email to apply alexandra.smith@anderselite.com if you have any questions on 07980 006 436