Humres Technical Recruitment Limited

Quantity Surveyor Curtain Walling

Location: Manchester

Type: Permanent

Salary: £50,000 Per Year

Posted on: 04/03/2024

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