Managing Quantity Surveyor

  • £ 80000.00 - £ 90000.00 per annum
Job Title: Managing Quantity Surveyor  
Location: Surrey  
Salary: Competitive salary + package  
Start date: ASAP       
   
I am working with a main contractor in the Surrey area who are looking for an experienced Managing Quantity Surveyor to join an existing team of passionate and dedicated employees. Depending on size of schemes, the MQS will manage 3 to 6 schemes, each ranging in value from £500k to £60m.  
   
Roles and responsibilities:
  • Responsible for the commercial management of a large project or a number of multiple projects, ensuring that all commercial processes and procedures are followed.
  • Ensure works are valued, including any variation thereto, in accordance with the contract and analyses to determine the project True Value.
  • Ensure costs are managed and ensuring subcontract accruals and liabilities are properly assessed to determine True Cost. Works in collaboration with the site team to maximise value and minimise cost. 
  • Ensure the project procurement schedule is maintained. 
  • Responsible for the procurement of subcontractors on agreed terms.
  • Maintains the project risk and opportunity schedule, ensuring that risks are mitigated and opportunities realised.
 
 Personal specification:
  • Experience of managing teams of Senior Quantity Surveyors and multiple projects, ranging in value and type of scheme
  • Suitable Commercial experience in Construction projects, including cost and value reconciliations.
  • Experience of identifying and managing commercial risks and opportunities
  • A good understanding of current Health & Safety legislation
 
Rewards and benefits:  
The salary is dependent on experience, plus benefits- please get in contact if you wish to know more information about this.  
   
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Quantity Surveyor

  • £ 55000.00 - £ 70000.00 per annum
Job Title: Quantity Surveyor  
Location: Surrey  
Salary: £55,000 - £70,000 + package  
Start date: ASAP       
   
I am working with a main contractor in the Surrey area who are looking for an experienced Quantity Surveyor to join an existing team of passionate and dedicated employees.  The ideal candidate will have previous experience in construction, be organised, motivated, detail-oriented and driven.  
 
Roles and responsibilities:
  • Preparation of contracts, including details regarding quantities of required  materials
  • On-going cost analysis of maintenance and repair work
  • Feasibility studies of client requests
  • Analysing completed work and arranging payment to contractors
  • Allocating upcoming work to contractors
  • Site visits, assessments and projections for future work
 
 Personal specification:
  • Previous industry experience
  • Experience working on education
  • Experience working on MOD
  • Experience working on healthcare
  • Flexible with working hours and have the ability to travel within the local area on a regional and national basis when required
  • Ability to take ownership and solve problems and implement actions
  • Commitment to customer care and customer focus
 
Rewards and benefits:  
The salary is dependent on experience, plus benefits- please get in contact if you wish to know more information about this.  
   
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Estimator

  • £ 55000.00 - £ 70000.00 per annum
Job Title: Estimator
Location: Surrey
Salary: £55,000 - £70,000 + package
Start date: ASAP     
 
I am working with a main contractor in the Surrey area who are looking for an experienced Estimator to join an existing team of passionate and dedicated employees. The individual will work on a number of schemes up to £60m in sectors such as commercial, retail, leisure, education and healthcare.
 
Roles and responsibilities:
  • Review and evaluate cost estimates
  • Communicate with trade partners and team members regarding new and current projects
  • Prepare estimates and purchase orders in detail for all products
  • Ensure timely completion of estimates
  • Understand scope of work to bid
  • Manage bid pricing from all vendors
  • Prepare cost analysis
  • Establish and maintain working relationships with vendors and subcontractors
 
 Personal specification:
  • Previous industry experience
  • Experience working on education
  • Experience working on MOD
  • Experience working on healthcare
  • Flexible with working hours and have the ability to travel within the local area on a regional and national basis when required
  • Ability to take ownership and solve problems and implement actions
  • Commitment to customer care and customer focus
 
Rewards and benefits:
The salary is dependent on experience, plus benefits- please get in contact if you wish to know more information about this.
 
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Project Surveyor

  • £ 58000.00 - £ 62000.00 per annum
Job Title: Project Surveyor  
Location: Surrey  
Salary: Competitive salary + package  
Start date: ASAP       
   
I am working with a main contractor in the Surrey area who are looking for an experienced Project Surveyor to join an existing team of passionate and dedicated employees. The individual will have good technical background and good practical hands on experience too.
   
Roles and responsibilities:
  • Main Contractor experience (considerable)
  • New build / refurb / D&B
  • Formal training - worked with a biggish contractor
  • Well versed in contracts and subcontract forms
  • Procurement / Tender analysis
  • CVRs
  • Subcontractor accounts
  • Client facing
  • Monthly valuations
  • Remeasures
 
 
 Personal specification:
  • Good communication skills
  • Excel fluent
  • Flexible
  • Prepared to compromise
  • Negotiation
  • Team player
  • Able to work with minimum supervision
  • Personable
  • Responsible
  • Commercially minded
  • Taking off
  • Organised
  • Pricing of variations
 
 
Rewards and benefits:  
The salary is dependent on experience, plus benefits- please get in contact if you wish to know more information about this.  
   
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Quantity Surveyor

  • £ 55000.00 - £ 60000.00 per annum
Job Title: Quantity Surveyor
Location: Oxfordshire
Salary: £55,000 - £60,000 + package
Start date: ASAP     
 
I am working with a family owned contractor in the Oxfordshire area who are looking for an experienced Quantity Surveyor to join an existing team of passionate and dedicated employees. The individual will need to have experience in high end residential with a contractor and refurbishment.
 
Roles and responsibilities:
  • Preparation of contracts, including details regarding quantities of required  materials
  • On-going cost analysis of maintenance and repair work
  • Feasibility studies of client requests
  • Analysing completed work and arranging payment to contractors
  • Allocating upcoming work to contractors
  • Site visits, assessments and projections for future work
 
 Personal specification:
  • Previous industry experience
  • Experience working on high end residential with contractors
  • Experience working on refurbishments
  • Flexible with working hours and have the ability to travel within the local area on a regional and national basis when required
  • Ability to take ownership and solve problems and implement actions
  • Commitment to customer care and customer focus
 
Rewards and benefits:
The salary is dependent on experience, plus benefits- please get in contact if you wish to know more information about this.
 
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Site Manager

  • £ 45000.00 - £ 50000.00 per annum
Job Title: Site Manager
Location: Oxfordshire
Salary: £45,000 - £50,000 + package
Start date: ASAP     
 
I am working with a family owned contractor in the Oxfordshire area who are looking for an experienced Site Manager to join an existing team of passionate and dedicated employees. The individual will need to have experience in high end residential with a contractor and refurbishment.
 
Roles and responsibilities:
  • Supervising and overseeing the direction of the project
  • Ensuring that the client's specifications and requirements are met,
  • Reviewing progress and liaising with quantity surveyors to monitor costs
  • Coordinating and supervising construction workers
  • Selecting tools and materials
  • Making safety inspections and ensuring construction and site safety
  • Checking and preparing site reports, designs and drawings
  • Maintaining quality control procedures
 
 Personal specification:
  • Previous industry experience
  • Experience working on high end residential with contractors
  • Experience working on refurbishments
  • Flexible with working hours and have the ability to travel within the local area on a regional and national basis when required
  • Ability to take ownership and solve problems and implement actions
  • Commitment to customer care and customer focus
 
Rewards and benefits:
The salary is dependent on experience, plus benefits- please get in contact if you wish to know more information about this.
 
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Contracts Manager

  • £ 60000.00 - £ 800000.00 per annum
Job Title: Contracts Manager  
Location: Surrey  
Salary: £60,000 - £80,000 + package  
Start date: ASAP       
   
I am working with a top regional contractor in the Surrey area who are looking for an experienced Contracts Manager to join the team. The projects will be based one hour from the office in Surrey and include developments such as accommodation, hospitality and education.  
   
Roles and responsibilities:
  • Look after 2-3 projects at any one time with projects values from £1m - £13m.
  • Put together plans and estimates, including budgets and timescales
  • Prepare and present documents for tender
  • Contribute to work planning, and brief project teams, contractors and suppliers
  • Gather information together for invoicing at the end of the project
  • Supply information to resolve any disputes
  • Identify areas for improvement
 
 Personal specification:
  • Be a well-rounded individual who is competent in all areas
  • Worked in the main contracting market
  • The ability to look after multiple projects
  • Experience of doing programming and managing design
 
Rewards and benefits:  
The salary is dependent on experience, plus benefits- please get in contact if you wish to know more information about this.  
   
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Cost Planner

  • £ 60000.00 - £ 65000.00 per annum
Job Title: Cost Planner      
Salary: £60,000 - £65,000 (dependent on experience) + package    
Location: Newbury, Berkshire    
Start Date: ASAP    
     
I am working with a main contractor in the Berkshire area who are looking for a Cost Planner due to growth of business. They are looking for a Cost Planner with 4-7 years' worth of experience through the main contracting market.    
     
Roles and responsibilities:    
 
  • Develop and maintain the contractors plan in accordance to the contract
  • Ensuring the effective and efficient maintenance of the programme
  • Communicate programme performance, time and outcomes in a timely way with stakeholders and the Project Managers and generate and realise teams
  • Manage and control programme information
  • Identify and allocate of resources and monitoring of budget and cost
  • Accountable for implementing and promoting strong programme governance throughout the delivery of the project
  • Assist the Control Manager with the financial progress and performance reporting and management of works programme
  • Explore requirements of client and incorporate the same as best possible to have a competitive edge
  • Understand the constraints, logistics, any site specific requirements and clear all doubts that may rise from reading the tender documents/drawings.
  • Preparation of programme and method information for inclusion in submission document as per the tender deliverables requirement.
  • Develop the tender programme into a fully integrated Design, procurement and project programme in co-ordination with the site management team.
  • Attend tender handover meeting, discuss about the methodology and programme strategy and describe potential target that can be achieved, any ideas for improvement on time and cost etc.
  • Develop short term programmes as per the requirements of the team to assist in managing micro elements of the project.
  • Assess the effects of client changes to the contract programme and advice the management if any delay notices/Early warnings are to be raised for extension of time on the project.
  • Conduct programme audits as required by senior management and submit independent report.
 
 
Skills required:    
 
  • Holds the relevant qualifications (i.e. minimum of HNC/HND in relevant discipline)
  • Comprehensive programme delivery experience
  • Demonstrable experience in leadership, resource allocation and general management
  • Experience in risk identification and assessment
  • Detailed knowledge and experience of managing and maintaining a works programme
  • Knowledge of full MS Office suite including Project, Project Server and SharePoint
 
 
Salary and benefits:    
   
£60,000 - £65,000 (dependent on experience) plus 26 days holiday, single persons health insurance, pension scheme, car allowance (grade dependent on experience), company car.  
     
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Project Manager

  • £ 50000.00 - £ 60000.00 per annum
Job Title: Project Manager  
Location: Oxfordshire  
Salary: £50,000 - £60,000 + package  
Start date: ASAP       
   
I am working with a regional contractor in the Oxford area who are looking for an experienced Project Manager to join an existing team of passionate and dedicated employees. Experience of running your own schemes from £5 million - £15 million and knowledge of traditional and design and build contracts.  
   
Roles and responsibilities:
  • To ensure that projects are completed within set timeframes.
  • Ensuring that equipment is available throughout the building project.
  • Making sure that the projects are completed within financial budgets.
  • Arranging meetings and ensuring that all stakeholders are aware of the project's progress.
  • Ensuring that tasks are delegated effectively and staffs remain motivated to complete the project to a high standard.
  • At times of uncertainty, the project manager may be relied upon for his superior knowledge of the industry and specific problems.
 
 Personal specification:
  • Previous industry experience
  • Proven experience in the management and development of employees and teams
  • Flexible with working hours and have the ability to travel within the local area on a regional and national basis when required
  • Ability to take ownership and solve problems and implement actions
  • Commitment to customer care and customer focus
  • Experience doing traditional and design and build
  • Experience working on education, healthcare, commercial and leisure projects
 
Rewards and benefits:  
The salary is dependent on experience, plus benefits- please get in contact if you wish to know more information about this.  
   
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Senior Quantity Surveyor

  • £ 50000.00 - £ 65000.00 per annum
Job Title: Senior Quantity Surveyor  
Location: Hampshire  
Salary: £50,000 - £65,000 + package  
Start date: ASAP       
   
I am working with a main contractor in the Hampshire area who are looking for an experienced Senior Quantity Surveyor to join an existing team of passionate and dedicated employees. Experience of working in contracting on high-end residential projects up to £20m in the Basingstoke area. The individual will assist the members of the commercial department in managing all costs relating to building projects, saving money where applicable but still maintaining quality work.    
   
Roles and responsibilities:
  • Attendance and input into Project Handovers from estimating to live projects. Aid in setting up projects commercially
  • Act in a manner befitting the status and responsibility of a senior surveyor and of the image of the company
  • Have a good understanding of traditional building methods and products associated with the refurbishment of listed buildings and up-market period houses.
  • Be confident in dealing directly with Architects, Quantity Surveyors, Clients and Subcontractors.
  • Check all contracts and Letters of Intent that come into Basingstoke. Ensure they are in line with the tender; and cover us contractually without any undue risk- to be signed by a director; copies taken; & filed
  • Ensure Final Account figures are being clearly reported to the client on all projects.
  • Responsibility for ensuring that VAT assessments/calculations are correct.
 
 Personal specification:
  • Previous industry experience
  • Have a sound knowledge of all aspects of private residential contracting.
  • Be hardworking, trustworthy and conscientious
  • A practical, logical and methodical approach to thinking and problem solving.  
  • To be able to write clear and precise communications which might include detailed and complex figures, calculations and specific building information.
  • Strong numeracy and financial management skills and the ability to learn construction management IT packages.  Have a good working knowledge MS Office - Intermediate level of Excel
 
 
Rewards and benefits:  
The salary is dependent on experience, plus benefits- please get in contact if you wish to know more information about this.  
   
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