Quantity Surveyor- West London- £30,000-£40,000

Penguin Recruitment
£30000 - £40000 per annum
14 Jul 2017
13 Aug 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
Quantity Surveyor-West London

£30,000-£40,000 per annum (depending on qualifications and experience)

Our client is a RICS accredited construction consultancy firm located in an attractive and easily-commutable West London location who are seeking a Quantity Surveyor with at least 3 years of experience, ideally within the public and education sectors. Within this role you will report to the company partners of an established and client-focused consultancy firm.

To be considered for this role as a Quantity Surveyor, you will:

* Have at least three years' experience, ideally with a background in the public or education sector with a consultancy background. Candidates with a background in Construction will also be considered for this position.
* Be MRICS accredited or working towards this, in possession of a relevant surveyor's qualification.
* Obtain and maintain your full membership of the RICS.
* Be aware of construction methods and technology, standard measurement methods and variants of building contracts as well as Health and Safety requirements.
* Develop your own professional and technical knowledge which may be obtained by completing training courses authorised by the partners.

As a Quantity Surveyor your typical duties will include:

* Working within a team of four, managing projects and working independently.
* Site visits to assess project development.
* The conduction of monthly evaluations.
* The management of cost implications and the prevention of the occurrence of unforeseen expenses.
* Budget estimating and cost planning.
* Pre and Post-Contract Surveying.
* Providing full budget estimates and detailed cost plans.
* Acting in accordance with the RICS Code of Practice for selective tendering and ensuring that detailed and comprehensive tender reports are produced and making a recommendation for contractor selection.
* Preparing interim evaluations and provide information for the determination of liquidated and ascertained damages.

This exciting opportunity to join an ambitious company as a Quantity Surveyor will reward you with a generous salary ranging from £30,000-£40,000 per annum (depending on experience and qualification level).