Humres Technical Recruitment Limited

Quantity Surveyor

Location: London

Type: Permanent

Salary: £45,000 to 60,000 Per Year

Posted on: 25/01/2022

We are dealing with an exciting Quantity Surveying role for an established and growing building company in the West of London.

The role boasts a healthy salary, package and bonus structure and the potential for a more senior role in the company’s commercial team in the future.

About the Role:

  • Attending sites to estimate
  • Accurately review tender documents and drawings, contracts, budgets, bills of quantities and other documentation as per SLA’s
  • Attending pre-contract meetings and liaise with Projects team
  • Monitoring site activity and variations
  • Managing multiple projects at a time
  • Establishing and building good relationships with clients
  • Prepare prices and forecast for the project
  • Source construction and specialist materials costs as required.
  • Track changes to the design and/or construction work and adjust budget projections accordingly
  • Procure contractors and/or subcontractors who will work on the construction of the project
  • Measure and value the work done on site
  • Liaise with the client and other construction professionals, such as loss adjusters, site engineers etc.
  • Compile and write reports as and when required

Key Skills:

  • Good numeracy
  • A good working knowledge of MS Excel. MS Project, and the ability to learn how to use specialist software.
  • Possess a high attention to detail and accuracy with the ability to identify missing item within specifications or drawings
  • Residential industry experience essential
  • Insurance industry experience essential
  • Minimum 5 years’ experience
  • Excellent planning and organisational skills
  • Effective time management skills
  • Good communication and IT skills
  • Experience managing multiple jobs at one time
  • Excellent relationship-building and interpersonal skills
  • Ability to work independently as well as part of a team
  • The ability to negotiate
  • Attention to detail and a methodical approach to work