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Quantity Surveyor

  • Salary: Negotiable
  • Location: Reading, Berkshire
  • Job type: Permanent
  • Sector: Construction
  • Job reference: BBBH382106

Job description

We are currently recruiting a Chartered Quantity Surveyor for our client in Reading.

You will be responsible for providing advice on costs involved in building projects - site preparation, construction, labour, material and plant costs, fitting out costs, professional charges, taxes and likely running costs of new buildings.

The role will require you to be the key point of contact with our prestigious clients, therefore a high level of communication skills and commercial awareness are essential for being successful in this role.

Your main duties will include:

  • Evaluate costs and advise on alternative proposals
  • Provide advice on contract arrangements and conditions under which building will be constructed
  • Advise architects and engineers on the cost implications of different construction methods, alternative choices of materials and size and quality of the project to ensure that each element is reconciled with the cost plan allowance and the overall project remains within budget
  • Prepare tendering documents including Bills of Quantities
  • Manage the costs of projects during the construction stage and negotiate final accounts
  • Follow Practice procedures concerning quality assurance

In order to be considered for this role you will require:

  • MRICS Chartered
  • NEC contract experience highly desirable

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