Quantity Surveyor

Digby Quaine Associates Limited
City Of London, London
11 Jun 2017
11 Jul 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

Quantity Surveyor x 2 Up to £52,500 plus package

Our client is a highly successful and progressive International Curtain Walling sub-contractor who are looking for 2 young Quantity Surveyors to work in the North West. This company has been established for many years and is one of the largest contractors specialising in complete envelopes in the UK, with an annual turnover in excess of £100 million.

They specialise in the design, supply and installation of all envelope systems, and have an extensive portfolio of works including commercial, residential and health with typical contracts varying from £10m through to £20m. The company is looking for 2 Quantity Surveyors each to work on 1 of 4 current projects in the North West, including Manchester, Liverpool and Leeds.

Reporting to the Senior Quantity Surveyor and Project Manager your main role will be to assist the commercial function. Duties will include estimating and developing and reviewing target costs, forecast and cash flow analysis. Duties will include assisting in all aspects of the financial control of the project including valuations, measurements and cost reports, attending meetings and ensuring that adequate cost monitoring and management is undertaken. In addition you will also co-ordinate and agree the production of final accounts with various parties in order to ensure that project approvals and completions can be obtained at the required times.

Required Attributes and Experience

The ideal Quantity Surveyor will have a minimum of 5 years practical experience and will have a stable background and comprehensive experience gained within a suitable specialist sub-contractor and preferably with experience of curtain walling, cladding, roofing, exteriors etc. Quantity Surveyors with other construction related experience will be considered if they show the right drive and determination to succeed within a technically challenging environment.

You will have a focused attitude, and excellent communication skills and must be able to work as part of a team and possess a high level of motivation. Ideally you will also have an HND or equivalent qualification The salary will be dependant on level of exposure to industry and can go beyond the stated level above. Bonus and additional benefits also make up the package. The group are a recognised performer in industry within the sector in which they operate.

For further details on this and other Quantity Surveying positions within the built environment please contact James Blaber.