Senior Quantity Surveyor

Hays Specialist Recruitment Limited
18 Mar 2017
17 Apr 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

Senior Quantity Surveyor job with a Prime Residential Refurbishment Specialist in Central London.

Your new company
With 20 years of high end fit out experience, and an average project value of £1 million - 10 million, this highly revered specialist and commercially astute company is responsible for a portfolio of luxury projects spanning across the dynamic high end Residential market. Offering a bespoke turnkey service and a core team of staff skilled at the highest level with long held beliefs and values, they operate from a platform of integrity and a combined applied wealth of expertise built on from a family led base and committed group of specialists who work regularly and in union together.

Your new role
In your position you will have the ability to be able to financially control new build projects from start to finish. You will work within an experienced team, reporting directly to the directors. Your role will include responsibility for collating tender packages for subcontract enquiries and accessing subcontract tenders and aligning, for reporting to directors. You will compile take offs of material quantities for ordering and place material and subcontract orders. Furthermore, you will be producing weekly and monthly cost and expenditure reports, accessing subcontractor's valuations, agreeing payments and producing cash flows and monthly client payment applications.

What you'll need to succeed
Essentially you will have broad commercial skills and a strong background in estimating whilst understanding the commercial drivers, risk profiles and key success factors for construction projects. In your role you will ensure robust, accurate and innovative advice is delivered to clients and directors to align with their needs and business objectives. You should have experience in pre - acquisition cost appraisal on commercial, industrial, retail and residential premises and you will be conversant with the various forms of construction, building contracts and relevant legislation. Ideally your experience will include cost management of residential projects valued at £5m upwards.

What you'll get in return
Working out of a state of the art Central London office, there is a fantastic opportunity to enhance your earnings with a generous salary structure, along with the opportunity of fast track career progression in a sociable, creative environment. Future opportunities with this company will be significant and you will be positioned in a pivotal role in growing the organisation.

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