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Quantity Surveyor

  • Location: Walsall, West Midlands
  • Sector: Residential
  • Position: Quantity Surveyor
  • Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + bonus + company car / car allowance
  • Job type: Permanent
  • Job reference: QSPP5_1553612543
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Job description

My client, one of the best-known names in the UK for residential covering new build, social housing maintenance and refurbishment projects are looking for a Quantity Surveyor to join the team.

The successful candidate will report to and offer support to the MQS. They will be expected to be hands on, managing this specific scheme whilst managing/supporting AQS/TQSs when required.

DAY TO DAY DUTIES:
  • cost control
  • cash management
  • subcontractor management
  • risk management
  • financial reporting (CVR/PPR),
  • preparation in valuations (internal/external),
  • record keeping and general administration.
  • liaison with internal customers, clients and supply chain


REQUIRED SKILLS & EXPERIENCE



Ideally you will have a proven track record in quantity surveying within the residential sector ideally on new build schemes.



Applicants should ideally have:

- A track record in commercial management from within a recognised contracting organisation.

- Experience of either new build contracting, or refurbishment works, preferably both.

- Understanding of various Contract forms.

- Be a competent negotiator who can agree rates/prices without compromising company margins.

- Have a good knowledge in terms of regulations, current materials, rates, prices along with good commercial awareness.

- Be an excellent communicator.

- The ability to understand and complete the CVR process.

In return, you will join a busy but very friendly team, with excellent opportunities for career development, as well as receiving a competitive salary and car allowance.