Quantity Surveyor (APC Level) - Manchester

Vertical Recruitment Limited
Manchester, Greater Manchester
£28000 - £35000/annum + benefits
07 Jul 2017
06 Aug 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
We are recruiting for a highly respected Construction Consultancy in Manchester. They currently have a vacancy for a degree qualified Quantity Surveyor with a minimum of 2+ years' PQS experience to join an existing team. The practice has a wide ranging client base that includes major Commercial Property Developers, National Retailers and Industrial manufacturers.

This role presents an excellent opportunity for a career minded professional QS to work for a PQS practice on exciting fast track projects for a variety of dynamic client organisation.

The role will involve:

* Providing predominately value management consultancy services at feasibility and pre contract stage and provide cost reporting during each construction phase.
* Working very closely with their clients appointed cost managers and their dedicated project management and delivery teams.
* Working on a range of projects with values from £5m to £50 and upwards in all areas of the building industry.
* Offering a range of services including Employers Agent, Contract Administration and Development Appraisals.

The candidate will be reporting to an Associate (or Senior QS) but will also have accountability to their client's team on a day to day basis. They must be able to work using their initiative to provide cost advice directly to the client.

The ideal candidate will:

* Be experienced in managing projects in excess of £1m+
* Have a QS degree and be part way through their APC
* Have a minimum of 2 years (post degree) quantity surveying/cost management experience within a PQS environment
* Have a pragmatic approach to projects with a commercial slant and will be looking for a challenge both technically and personally.
* Be looking for a role with problem solving challenges on a day to day basis and offer flexibility to the client.
* Be adaptable at building relationship and act as a team player.

Not only will you enjoy a wide range of projects working within this multi sector environment, you will be rewarded with a competitive salary, flexible benefits and real career progression, APC training and development