Quantity Surveyor - Residential New Build - London

Alphatech Resources
North London, London
21 Jul 2017
20 Aug 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

Title: Quantity Surveyor

Division: Residential New Build

Work Location: London

Basic salary: £75k - £85,000 (depending on experience)

Benefits: Company Car or Car Allowance, Phone, Laptop, Pension

Start Date: Immediate

A medium size Residential New Build Contractor are looking for an experienced Quantity Surveyor to join their commercial team. The successful candidate will have a minimum of 5 years' experience in a similar role. My client is very well respected throughout the industry and are happy to consider individuals on either a contract or a permanent basis.

About the Role:

  • Oversee day to day running of the commercial side of the business
  • The majority of the projects New Build Flats & Houses
  • Enhance and control the presentation of variations from the Site Managers and Engineers to maximise recoverable value
  • Office based role with site visits as and when required
  • Develop good relationships and meet with their Clients and their Representatives at regular intervals to discuss and agree variations and valuations in conjunction with the Surveying Team
  • Review all Contract Documents for potential risk and exposure
  • Coach and mentor the Engineering Teams on Commercial and Financial aspects
  • Manage and maintain communications between all parties associated with our Contracting activities

About the Candidate:

  • Relevant Quantity Surveying Qualifications if possible
  • Excellent Residential New Build Knowledge
  • Experience with high-value projects
  • Determination to succeed
  • At least 5 years within a Residential New Build Quantity Surveying Role
  • Ability to mentor the Junior QS they already have
  • Pro-active attitude to work
  • Must be able to cover London and the surrounding area.
  • Good technical knowledge