Helping to enhance careers

Quantity Surveyor

  • £80,000 - £85,000 + Car Allowance, Travel, Healthcare & Bonus
  • Main Contractor - Build

Quantity Surveyor

£80,000 – £85,000 + Car Allowance, Travel, Healthcare & Bonus

Acton, West London

About the company:

Our client is a fast growing, slick and unique construction organisation who has started to make waves across industry. The company is formed from a number ex-directors from one of the biggest construction firms in the UK, and has carried their top tier contractor mentality into this business currently turning over £30m. This top tier experience along with a lean team and solid financial backing gives this business and edge when bidding projects, and the flexibility to move and change with the times, something that in this economic climate a lot of companies are struggling to do. They work predominantly as a Principle Contractor, but can also offer a range of services alongside their core business including offering pre-construction and construction management contracts as opposed to Design & Build, JV Partner agreements or working as a Built Environment Consultant. Our client works with developers, investors, contractors, product manufacturers and specialist consultants across a range of residential, regeneration, education and commercial projects, to provide a complete construction service.

With all of this in the arsenal, cash in the bank and new projects looming in and around London and the South East, this exciting young business are looking to grow exponentially across the different teams from pre-construction to commercial to delivery. This business will suit people who are well polished from top tier contractor background who are fed up with slow moving processes and big company bureaucracy, who want to join a fast paced and flexible organisation with big ideas and huge promise.

About the role:

Our client is seeking a well experienced, capable and driven Quantity Surveyor to join the team on a £75m new build residential block in Acton. The 32-story tower is due to go to site in January and will require a full time QS with experience of working on similar projects to manage all commercial activity, whilst reporting into a visiting commercial manager. They are seeking a commercially astute, experienced professional with a long term a career within the business and are willing to pay above market rate to secure this individual.

In this role, the successful candidate will take the lead the  sizeable project and will be expected to run the project with  only the support of a visiting Commercial Manager. his is an excellent opportunity to be a part of an up and coming, diverse organisation who can offer you the opportunity to work on a wide range of unique and desirable projects for years to come. The successful individual will possess the desire to achieve results by hard work and our client will consider those who aspire to this level on individual merit and have proven success in previous roles.

About the benefits/rewards:

The salary will be dependent on the individuals’ level of experience and is not set in stone. The company offers excellent opportunities and offer a basic salary of between £80,000 – £85,000 depending on the individuals’ level – plus a generous benefits package. The company encourages promotion for candidates that are enthusiastic and competent. Employees will be promoted at a rate that is comfortable for their abilities rather than within a set company structure. This encourages the strengths and successes of the company and each individual.

About the requirements:

Experience of working as a QS within a main contractor or consultancy is essential. The perfect candidate will be degree qualified and must be trustworthy, reliable and conscientious and keen to progress their career further. You will also have to be a highly motivated individual and a strong team player. A consistent employment record is essential along with a desire to bed into the business and progress up the ranks.

Please send your CV to Alex or call 01923 750095.