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Quantity Surveyor

  • Fit Out & Refurbishment
  • Kent

About the Company:

Our client is well known for their high quality service for residential and commercial refurbishments and fit outs in new design and conservation work. The company forms a specialist arm of a £80m turnover business and has successfully run in tandem with them for the past 15 years. They specialise in high end residential, commercial refurbishment and alteration for properties throughout London and the South East. Recent projects include Residential refurbishments in Belgravia and Knightsbridge along with high profile git outs for online gaming companies.

The Role

Our client is currently looking for a progressive Quantity Surveyor that has knowledge of the refurbishment processes within the main contract building environment typically covering residential, commercial and specialist projects. The individual will be expected to take projects from pre-award tender process through to completion.

Your duties will include but will not be limited to:

  • Attend pre start, specification and any other relevant concept meeting as required
  • Sub-contract tendering and procurement to meet required deadlines
  • Responsible for subcontractor payments, variation orders and day works and settlement of final accounts
  • Monitoring and explaining cost movements.
  • Take specifications and drawings from Construction handover and prepare suitable packages for tender.
  • Undertake monthly cost reports and estimate future likely cost expenditure.
  • Report on savings and excesses against budget costs to the Managing Surveyor/Commercial Director.
  • Be aware of all codes of practice that impact on surveying e.g. Building Regulations, NHBC requirements, HSE etc.
  • Any other duties as required by the Managing Surveyor/Commercial Director.

About the Benefits/Rewards:

The base package is circa £40,000 – £60,000 + car, healthcare, pension scheme.

Requirements:

  • Main Contracting Background
  • Wants to work for a successful SME business
  • Quantity Surveying / Commercial Management Degree Qualified