Senior Quantity Surveyor

Job Type:
Job Sector:
Construction, Management
West Midlands
£60,000 to £75,000 per annum
Carrington West
Job Ref:

Senior Quantity Surveyor - Birmingham

Senior Quantity Surveyor - Construction

My client is a global cost and project management consultancy seeking an experienced Senior Quantity Surveyor to join their expanding team in Birmingham. Salary is negotiable depending on experience and you must be Chartered MRICS.

For this role it is essential that you have experience working within the Mixed-Use development construction sector.

What they are looking for:

* A Chartered MRICS Senior Quantity Surveyor with sound Cost Management experience.
* You will have knowledge and practical experience of cost estimating and planning. cohesive knowledge of construction methods and materials. Practical knowledge of construction procurement strategies, including tendering and contract strategies is essential.
* You will have knowledge and experience of post-contract cost management tasks with the ability to administer construction contracts as Contract Administrator and Employer'€™s Agent.
* You will be a collaborative team player with clear and effective communication skills - both oral and written.
* You will have a methodical way of thinking and approach to work with effective organisational skills and the ability to quickly adapt to changing environments.
* You will have excellent problem, negotiating, finance and numeracy management skills with sound ICT skills, and a good level of proficiency in MS Outlook, Word, Excel and PowerPoint.
* The ability to absorb complex information and assess requirements readily with clear understanding of legislation impacting on building contracts

Responsibilities include but are not limited to:

* Delivering high quality services and ensuring that cost management deliverables meet Customers€™ requirements.
* Managing projects to deliver high quality services and deliverables in accordance with the business procedures.
* Preparing and presenting order of cost estimates and option studies.
* Cost planning.
* Advising on and implementing procurement strategies.
* Preparing tender documentation and managing the tender process, including designing tender marking schemes.
* Evaluating and reporting on tenders.
* Valuing completed work and arranging for payments.
* Settling final accounts.
* Providing technical advice on legal and contractual issues relating to construction projects.
* Administrating contracts as Contract Administrator or Employer'€™s Agent.
* Producing and presenting reports to Customers.
* Mentoring and coaching employees to their full potential.
* Identifying new business development opportunities and driving growth across the Business Units activities.
* Preparing bids for services.
* Managing service delivery for profit.

Benefits include:

* 24 days holiday plus option to purchase additional days through the holiday purchase scheme
* A contributory pension scheme
* Employee Assistance Programme
* A global travel scholarship programme, allowing you to experience working in different countries and markets
* Genuine flexible working arrangements

If you would like to discuss this role further, please call Charlie Weeks on 02393 876048.

Contact Details:
Carrington West
Tel: 023 93 876 048
Contact: Charlie Weeks

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