Quantity Surveyor - Demolition and Civil Engineering
Quantity Surveyor - Demolition and civil engineering
Central London – projects throughout the City
£42,000 - £52,000 + package
About the Company:
Our privately owned client, who is based in Central London, is a leading name within the demolition and civil engineering industry with a group annual turnover in excess of £100M. Their services include asbestos removal, temporary works, demolition, remediation, earthworks and basement construction and their strong reputation for successfully finishing challenging projects has been built on delivery and trust. Our client has an excellent staff retention level which has been gained by constantly focusing on improving standards. They are renowned for looking after their staff, providing them with strong career progression opportunities through their extensive commitment to training and development and with their close management team; they are able to offer a strong family feel to the business.
About the position:
Due to healthy order books and company expansion, there is need for a Quantity Surveyor to support the Commercial Manager in the successful commercial and financial management of projects and tenders. As a Quantity Surveyor, you will be responsible for managing costs with an end goal of maximising the project margin and ensuring delivery of payment whilst developing future client relationships. Key responsibilities will include assisting with the setting up of sub-contract packages, placing contract orders and meeting sub – contractors on site. Furthermore, the successful individual will manage sub – contractor accounts after works commence; (viewing and evaluating payments including site measurements as necessary) and will undertake general surveying of projects as required including reviewing and pricing of variations and the preparation of valuations in conjunction with Project Managers and the Commercial Director.Within this position, fantastic training and strong career progression prospects will be offered so this is an exciting opportunity for a driven and motivated individual to join an outstanding company and successful commercial team.
About the requirements:
In order to be considered for this position, candidates must have:
- A minimum of 4 years post graduate experience as a Quantity Surveyor, preferably gained whilst working for a demolition, groundworks or basement contractor in the UK. A degree in Quantity surveying on similar. Working knowledge of all forms of contract - JCT and NEC forms of contract, plus bespoke forms of agreement on occasions.
About the package / benefits:For candidates at the right level of experience, our client is offering a strong basic salary of £42,000 to £52,000 per annum (depending on how much experience gained). Furthermore, there will be a generous package on offer which will include a fully expensed company vehicle or travel allowance in addition to the usual benefits associated with a large successful company.
How to apply:
If interested, please send a copy of your CV to laura@ cityscapeltd.com or call 01923 750 095 / 07876 864 945 to discuss the role further on a confidential basis.