Quantity Surveyor/ Senior Quantity Surveyor

Ref No. EMP435213
Location Southampton, England
Job type Permanent
Job Status Closed
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Introduction

Our client is seeking a Senior Quantity Surveyor/Quantity Surveyor to work in their Southampton Office, building on the success of the current team and taking forward the cost management business on the South Coast.

Important

Degree in Quantity Surveying or equivalent.

The Job

They are looking for a Senior Quantity Surveyor/Quantity Surveyor to:

  • Manage commercial aspects of commissions and/or projects including governance, fee management activities, together with internal job costings and resource requirements.
  • Preparing fee proposals and bid submissions under guidance of senior colleagues.
  • Manage the client relationship and service delivery on a project basis in conjunction with other colleagues.
  • Take the lead, setting the pace, and monitoring all work executed, at all stages to ensure that an accurate, professional and quality service is delivered to clients.
  • Play a key role in generating repeat business and new business opportunities/market opportunities.
  • Apply the principles of quality assurance and environmental management in compliance with the organisation's Policies.
  • Managing trainee, assistant and graduate colleagues, including undertaking performance and development reviews and mentoring/coaching less experienced colleagues.

Responsibilities:

  • Work within a team and provide a range of Quantity Surveying / Employer's Agent duties from project inception through to completion.
  • Prepare Cost Plans/Estimates/Bills of Quantities/Tender Documents.
  • Provide post contract Quantity Surveying / Employer's Agent services.
  • Prepare data and reports to timescales in a format required by line management/client.
  • Assist in mentoring and development of junior staff.
  • Work collaboratively with other service teams to provide an integrated approach to client delivery.
  • Managing client relationships and service delivery on a project basis, in conjunction with senior management
  • You shall hold a broad contact and knowledge base of local markets and will be able to demonstrate a track record of supporting of the generation of repeat business.

Requirements:

  • Qualified with a BSc (or equivalent) in Quantity Surveying.
  • Chartered member of the RICS.
  • Extensive experience with both private and public sector clients on major projects and a working knowledge of NEC forms of contract.
  • Commercially aware you'll work well as part of a team and demonstrate the people management skills to support and mentor where required.
  • A knowledge and understanding of the component parts of a project and overall construction costs coupled with a competent knowledge of a range of project procurement options.
  • Great interpersonal skills, an ability to communicate effectively (both internally and with Clients), and a willingness and determination to progress your career quickly.
  • You will have the necessary ambition and drive to deliver a high-quality professional service.
  • IT skills, such as Office, Outlook, BIM / CAD measure, Cost Planning software eg CATO.
  • Good organisational skills.
  • Self-motivation and keen to become an integral office team member.
  • An ability to make you own informed decisions and work unsupervised when necessary.

The client's success is built on hiring and developing the best people. Standards are high, as are the rewards for those who join the team. There is opportunity to draw from our wider international expertise and work on some of the most demanding and prestigious construction challenges around the globe.

The Client:

Our client is one of the world's largest project and cost management consultancies, employing over 2000 staff, with a turnover in excess of £70 million and an expanding office base in the Asia Pacific region, Continental Europe, the UK and USA.

Matchtech acts as an employment agency for permanent recruitment and employment business for the supply of temporary workers and is part of Gattaca Plc.

Gattaca Plc provides support services to Matchtech and may assist with processing your application.

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