Quantity Surveyor/Cost Consultant

Location
England, Greater Manchester, Manchester
Salary
Negotiable
Posted
14 May 2019
Closes
11 Jun 2019
Ref
2019-1639
Contact
Currie & Brown
Sector
Construction
Specialism
Construction
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Status
MRICS
Currie & Brown is currently looking for a quantity surveyor for our Manchester office. The successful candidate will support project leaders in generating a high standard of service delivery, achieving successful outcomes for our clients, capturing and sharing knowledge across projects, enhancing our culture of innovation and reinforcing our reputation as a preferred service provider.

Responsibilities for the successful candidate will include:

  • Providing accurate cost advice and reporting to our clients, including high level feasibility and detailed cost plans
  • Delivering projects, commissions and professional assignments across various work sectors
  • Assuming a leading role in setting objectives and priorities, working as a proactive team player
  • Maintaining effective communication to ensure all information is available for the successful completion of projects; liaising with other managers to ensure efficient financial control
  • Undertaking commercial management services with limited supervision
  • Delivering all work outputs in an accurate and timely manner
  • Providing support to the team leader/service leaders in cost management of projects
Representing the company in a professional and diligent manner; meeting, negotiating and corresponding with clients to form strong working relationships

Requirements:

  • BSc in quantity surveying or equivalent
  • Membership of the Royal Institution of Chartered Surveyors
  • A minimum of three years' technical delivery experience gained within a reputable construction consultancy
  • Pre- and post-contract experience
  • Good technical writing, client-facing and communication skills
  • Well-organised, diligent, proactive, assertive, well-disciplined and commercially astute
  • A team player with a 'can-do' attitude, outgoing, polite, patient, diplomatic, personable, respectful and flexible

Currie & Brown is one of the world's leading physical assets management and construction consultancies, dedicated to advising clients in respect of the management and utilisation of their physical assets, and is differentiated by innovation, expertise and experience.

With principal offices in Dubai, Hong Kong, London, Mumbai, New York and Shanghai, we operate throughout the Americas, Asia Pacific, Europe, India and the Middle East.

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