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Quantity Surveyor

Job Title: Quantity Surveyor
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Arundel
Salary: 35000 - 50000
Contact Name: Claire Hallet-Walsh
Contact Email:
Job Published: about 4 years ago

Job Description

Quantity Surveyor
to £50k plus bonus + benefits

Essential skills - QS background, who is used to managing commercial jobs up to £1m in value multiple times. Managing a Site Manager, and reporting to the management team as required. Must be a team player, hungry to get business in.
Your role will be to manage the costs relating to building and engineering projects, predominantly commercial work,  to minimise the costs of the project and enhance value for money whilst ensuring that the project meets all legal and quality assurance requirements and regulations.
Quantity surveyor duties typically include:
·Conducting feasibility studies to estimate materials, time and labour costs
·Preparing, negotiating and analysing costs for tenders and contracts
·Coordination of work effort
·Advising on a range of legal and contractual issues
·Valuing completed work and arranging for payments

Skills and Knowledge
·Methodical way of thinking
·Good knowledge of construction
·Excellent problem solving skills
·Good financial and numeracy management skills
·Excellent communication and negotiating skills
·The ability to absorb complex information and assess requirements readily
·Computer literate
·A clear understanding of HSE building regulations and legal guidelines