Humres Technical Recruitment Limited

Quantity Surveyor – Curtain Walling

Location: London

Type: Permanent

Salary: £60,000 to 75,000 Per Year

Posted on: 30/04/2022

About our Client 

Well established exteriors contractor with a turnover of around £60M are looking for an experienced Quantity Surveyor to enhance their current team. Project sizes vary but can be upwards of £8.5M. The successful candidate will have a proven history working within experienced Curtain Walling/Rainscreen/Cladding 

About the Role 

  • Producing tender documents and planning costs to preparing final bills of quantities. 

  • Ensure all work at every stage of a project is completed on time, within budget and to the correct standard. 

  • Each project is different, and comes with its own challenges. 

  • Initial feasibility studies 

  • Ensuring materials are suitable for the environment 

  • Negotiating costs 

  • Drawing up contacts with vendors 

  • Monitoring progress 

  • Advising on legal issues and representing clients in any disputes 

About the Candidate 

  • Minimum 2 years within a similar role Curtain Walling/ Rainscreen/Cladding 

  • Degree qualified or equivalent 

  • Live a commutable distance to Hertfordshire 

  • Have good negotiating skills as you will be negotiate with all kinds of people, from site workers to directors 

  • Be able to read architectural drawings and have an appreciation of construction processes, along with excellent numerical and IT skills 

  • Be well versed in building law and regulations, as well as health and safety matters, tax and insurance and contract law, so that you understand the legal implications of any decisions 

  • You’ll need enthusiasm and leadership potential, 

  • Practically minded with a problem solving approach 

  • Uk residents only 

Points of Appeal 

  • Progression 

  • Training 

  • Established company 

  • Low staff turnover