Quantity Surveyor - Decent Homes/Planned Maintenance

Recruiter
Linsco Limited
Location
Birmingham
Salary
45000.0000
Posted
08 Feb 2017
Closes
08 Mar 2017
Sector
Engineering
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

Quantity Surveyor

Up to £45,000 + Car + Fuel Card + Bonus + Holidays

Birmingham.

One of the country's leading Social Housing - Decent Homes contractors specialising in Social Housing and Decent Homes projects; Kitchens and bathrooms refurb, external decorations, roofing, heating, rewiring etc, offers an exciting opportunity for a Quantity Surveyor to work in Birmingham

As quantity surveyor working for a leading contractor you will be site based and actively involved for managing all costs from the initial calculations to the final accounts. Working in partnership with the client you will be required to minimise the costs of the project and enhance value for money, while still achieving the required standards and quality.

Typical tasks:

  • Preparing tender and contract documents, including bills of quantities with the architect and/or the client
  • Undertaking costs analysis for repair and maintenance project work
  • Assisting in establishing a client's requirements and undertaking feasibility studies
  • Performing risk and value management and cost control
  • Advising on procurement strategy
  • Identifying, analysing and developing responses to commercial risks
  • Preparing and analysing costing for tenders
  • Allocating work to subcontractors
  • Providing advice on contractual claims
  • Analysing outcomes and writing detailed progress reports
  • Valuing completed work and arranging payments
  • Maintaining awareness of the different building contracts in current use
  • Understanding the implications of health and safety regulations

On offer for the successful Quantity Surveyor is salary up to £45,000 (dependent on experience) as well as the option of a car or car allowance, benefits. The company also offers all Quantity Surveyor a structured route for progression paired with further training and development throughout your career