Job Title: Project Surveyor

Location: Kent

Salary: Negotiable

Start: £45,000-£62,000

The Company

I am currently recruiting for one of the largest and most successful privately owned construction groups in the UK. Having secured projects with a value of almost £3 billion, this contractor undertakes work within the residential, commercial, distribution, education, health, industrial, leisure, mixed use and retail sectors.

Due to continued growth, they are looking for a Project Quantity Surveyors to join several new build Education projects in Kent.

The Role

Typical duties will include:

  • Preparing detailed cost plans;
  • Performing risk and value management and cost control;
  • Advising on procurement strategy;
  • Preparing tender and contracts documents, including bills of quantities;
  • Identifying, analysing and developing responses to commercial risks;
  • Preparing and analysing costings for tenders;
  • Establishing and operating cost and financial control systems;
  • Certifying progress claims and payments to contractors against work completed
  • Negotiating to ensure budgets are not exceeded;
  • Maintain contemporaneous accurate records;
  • Valuing completed work and compiling application for payment;
  • Monthly cost and value reports;
  • Project cost and programme forecasts;

The Requirements

  • BSc (Hons) in Quantity Surveying (preferred)
  • A portfolio of complete fit out and education projects
  • Excellent interpersonal, communication and organisation skills
  • Confident in problem solving, decision making and able to work under pressure
  • A pro-active team player.
  • Ability to manage more junior members of the team

The Benefits

  • Competitive Salary
  • Company Car or Car Allowance
  • 25 days holiday per year
  • Membership of group personal pension scheme

To apply or for further information please contact Kathleen Lyons – 01489 774010 –

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