Senior Quantity Surveyor

Recruiter
Coyle Personnel
Location
Reading
Salary
From £55,000 to £65,000 per annum
Posted
15 Apr 2017
Closes
15 May 2017
Sector
Engineering
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

We have an exciting new opportunity for a Senior Surveyor to focus on developing a new client opportunities for 2017 and subsequently build and manage their own commercial team. Candidates will be currently working in a Senior Surveyor role or an experienced Surveyor looking to take the next step into a managerial role. The role will be predominantly based between Reading and Bristol M4 corridor.
Key Responsibilities


•Working with the senior management team to develop new client relationships within the construction industry
•Establish a commercial team to manage projects through the full project lifecycle, working on a range of projects including new build and fit outs
•Work on tenders and establish tender strategies
•Develop an initial concept budget and prepare a detailed cost plan for the Project Manager
•Establish and manage supply chain
•Monitoring the financial progress of projects and regularly communicating and assessing potential impacts of changes to budgets
•Monthly valuations/managing cash flow

Requirements

•High level of general surveying skills within the construction industry, ideally with hotel and student accommodation experience 
•Ability to work on multiple projects greater than £20m. 
•Commercial awareness; understanding and ability to make profit whilst developing client relationships 
•Delegation and staff management/motivation skills
•Excellent communication and negotiating skills and demonstrable ability to work with multiple site teams