Senior Quantity Surveyor

Reading, Berkshire (GB)
To £60,000 plus allowance and benefits
25 Apr 2019
23 May 2019
Contract Type
Part Time
Job Position

Carriera has been retained by a highly regarded property consultancy to secure a chartered quantity surveyor for their office in Reading, Berkshire.

This opportunity has been created due to a long-standing team member retiring. The consultancy has a network of offices through the UK, from which they provide a full range of construction and engineering consultancy services. The opportunity is working within a close team of 7 professional quantity surveyors who work with a diverse client portfolio. These clients range from schools, universities, residential (developers and rsls), local authorities and defence sector.

The quantity surveying team has a strong critical mass within the business, these professionals are well positioned through out the network of offices and as such there is a fantastic client and support network. Your close business unit located in the Reading office is split in to a three teams, defined by client or service. Services they offer range from building services, capital allowances, contract solutions (claims and arbitration) contract administration, cost management, clients representative, due diligence, employers agent, feasibility studies and project monitoring. 

The offices that you will be based at are just going through the final stages of refurbishment and will create a light and airy open plan office over two floors. Each of the professional service teams sit together, have a fixed desk space so you are able to create a close knit harmonious environment, where it is easy to make friends and learn from your peers. The offices are situated moments from the M4 near Reading, so if you are live locally or are looking to relocate to stunning Berkshire or adjoining counties of Hampshire, Oxfordshire or Wiltshire then your commute could not be easier.

You will be a chartered quantity surveyor with the RICS, have built up a solid track record with in the UK and are capable of running jobs and instruction under your own initiative. Your experience could be within any sector that is buildings related, you will be seen as a trusted advisor by your clients and role model by your peers.  It is essential that you have an established career within the consultancy profession, for either all or a major of your career.

In return you will be given professional support to take ownership of projects, clients and play a key role in the development of the service line. You will be mentored and developed to hone your client management and presentation skills. You will be well compensated by a solid basic, given an extensive package that will look after you both now and in the future. Our client offers uncapped progression so if you work hard and are able to foster close client relationships there are no reasons why you could not go all the way.

For more information on the excellent opportunity please get in contact with: Elliot Wright on 02038170000 or email:

Carriera Limited is acting as a recruitment agency and is committed to a policy of equal opportunities. Each applicant will be assessed only in accordance with their merits, qualifications and ability to perform the duties required by the position.  All applicants must be eligible to live and work in the UK. All applications will be held in strict confidence.

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