Hays Property and Surveying are seeking a Senior Quantity Surveyor to join a leading construction consultancy based in Southampton.
The business are a multi disciplinary construction consultancy providing services on an international scale. Their Southampton based office have a strong track record in Quantity Surveying and Project Management
services, working on behalf of clients within the Public and Private Sectors across the South Coast.
The office's Cost Management / QS team is now looking to appoint additional Senior Quantity Surveyor to manage and assist with an ongoing pipeline of new and existing projects.
Your new role
As a Senior Quantity Surveyor, you will be responsible for providing a range of construction cost management / quantity surveying consultancy services to a portfolio of clients. This will include managing pre and post contract stages on a range of projects including Local Government, Education, Universities, Commercial and New Build Social Housing.
Key responsibilities will include -
- Provide a range of pre and post contract construction cost management services
- Prepare feasibility reports, cost plans and estimates
- Prepare and analyse tender documents and manage contractor appointments
- Undertake interim valuations, manage payments and settle final accounts
- Undertake the role of Contract Administrator / Employer's Agent
- Provide technical advice on contractual issues and legal matters.
What you'll need to succeed
- MRICS qualified preferred, but not essential
- Significant experience in undertaking a range of pre and post contract construction cost management / quantity surveying services
- A proven track record of working within a construction consultancy / quantity surveying practice
- Proficient in preparing cost plans, managing budgets and administering building contracts
- Proficient knowledge of building contracts such as JCT / NEC
What you need to do now
For more information regarding this, or any other opportunity, please contact our Southampton based Property and Surveying specialist Jamie Poll on 07800755744.