Overview

Job Title: Project Quantity Surveyor

Location: London

Salary: £60,000-£80,000

Start: ASAP

The Company

I am currently recruiting for a high-end luxury housing contractor who pride themselves on delivering some of the most prestigious addresses in London. Due to continued growth, they are looking for an enthusiastic Project Quantity Surveyor to join their commercial team in London.

The Role

Typical duties will include:

  • Demonstrating a good understanding of traditional and design and build building methods and products which are associated with quality new build and refurbishment of high end properties
  • Confidence in dealing directly with Architects, Clients and Subcontractors
  • Attending site design team meetings
  • Ensuring costings are identified to a high standard
  • Pricing and agreeing variations
  • Preparing post contract activities & cost planning
  • Ensuring robust contract documents are generated
  • Assisting with the preparation of estimates and cost plans and in the development of programmes for the delivery
  • Developing improved methods of working
  • Reviewing subcontract orders and applications and assisting with subcontract enquiries and management
  • Assisting with sub-contractor procurement processes
  • Liaising with Contracts Managers and Site Managers
  • Contributing to achieving commercial results
  • Ensuring works are valued and payments are obtained in accordance with the contract terms
  • Contributing to the formulation of the monthly financial reports, both internal management accounts and external applications for payment.

The Requirements

  • Good understanding of profit and loss responsibility
  • Experience of working on high end residential building projects
  • Proficient in the use of Microsoft packages e.g. Excel, Word
  • Enthusiastic and ambitious with the ability to work on your own initiative
  • Strong communication skills
  • Excellent attention to detail and proven ability to meet deadlines

The Benefits

  • Salary of £60,000-£80,000 depending on experience
  • Competitive holiday allowance
  • Membership of pension scheme

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

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