Quantity Surveyor

Employer
Carrington West
Location
Blackburn
Salary
£42k per year
Closing date
12 Dec 2022
Reference
JO0000037931

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Sector
Construction
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Specialism
Quantity Surveyor
Business Type
Consultancy
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Job Details

Quantity Surveyor
£42,000 per year
Permanent
Client Side
Blackburn
 
Are you a Client side Quantity Surveyor at least 2 years into your APC looking to join a large Uk organisation that will support you to further develop your career?
 
If so this opportunity could be for you.
 
Cost & Project Management consultancy in need of QS to support them in servicing the needs of their clients across both the public and private sector. This role will see you embedded in to the clients working at their offices in a hybrid role bound to give the exposure required for finishing the APC and getting chartered in no time.
 
What you'll be doing if you are successful in securing this opportunity:
 
- Preparing and presenting order of cost estimates
- Advising on procurement strategies
- Preparation of tender documents (based on schedule of works, bills of quantities and employer's requirements) and managing the tender process
- Input into value engineering
- Preparation of tender reports
- Compilation of contract documents
- Assessment and agreement of interim valuations
- Making cost checks and preparation of financial reports
- Dealing effectively with post contract cost variances and the change control processes
- Negotiation and agreement of final accounts
- Cost-in-use studies
 
 
What we are looking for:
- Minimum 2 years RICS APC experience
- Sound cost management experience in professional practice
- Excellent analytical skills and proficient in interrogating numerical and financial data
- Sound presentation, verbal, written and communication skills
- Personable and able to establish and maintain excellent working relationships with clients, in order to deliver a quality service and also maximise opportunities for repeat business
- Hold a full UK driving licence.
 
To find out more about this opportunity please get in touch on 02393876045

Company

Carrington West is an award-winning recruitment company providing high calibre talent to the UK highways, transport & infrastructure, town planning, water & environmental, utilities, power & telecoms, building and rail industries. We recruit interim, temporary and permanent professionals from entry to board level across multiple disciplines for private and public sector organisations.

Each of our specialist teams consist of consultants who are experts in the sectors they service. They understand the unique challenges our clients and candidates face and have successfully formed long-term partnerships that lead to time and cost-efficient solutions. We work on contingent, preferred supplier or sole supplier agreements and are ISO 9001:2015, ISO 14001:2015, ISO27001:2013 accredited and RISQS and Achilles registered..

Founded in 2011, we have grown quickly due to the passion, integrity and excellence of our people who consistently deliver outstanding levels of service so our clients and candidates can achieve their goals. We are active members of the recruitment community striving to improve industry standards as REC members and we have proudly achieved Investor in People Gold status.

Find Us
Website
Telephone
02393876000
Location
Carrington West Ltd
Building 1000, Lakeside North Harbour
PORTSMOUTH
Hampshire
PO6 3EN
GB

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