Quantity Surveyor

  • by Lamonby Recruitment
  • Location Derby, Derbyshire, UK
  • Salary £30,000 - £50,000 / year
  • 146 days ago
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Job Description:

Lamonby Recruitment are currently recruiting for a Quantity Surveyor on behalf of our client based in the Derby area. They are a specialist construction company who provide design, estimating, surveying and planning services to their customers across the UK.

Typical projects include working within the industrial, agricultural and waste/ recycling industries, providing structural steel frames, cladding and fitout work to projects.

The successful Quantity Surveyor will ideally come from a main-contractor background in providing general construction services such as foundations, refurbishments, flooring, drainage, cladding and electrics and be competent and adaptable in different areas of construction.

Quantity Surveyor Role

Submission and agreement of monthly valuations.

Review and agreement of contract and warranty agreements.

Submission and negotiation of final account.

Physical measurement of works where necessary.

Record and recover the cost and programme implications of changes within the project, including preparation of add/omit measures, re-measurement, quoted variations and compensation events.

Monitoring and reporting cost and project risk.

Cash flow forecasting.

Notices and instructions.

Preparing and analysing claims for loss and expense / extensions of time.

Issue of payment notices to subcontractors.

Role Requirements and Qualifications

Well-developed interpersonal and communication skills are key

Experience working with Steel structures (desirable)

Considering Graduate level or Senior QS level

Ability to develop long term relationships with all team members and client

Educated to Degree level, or have necessary experience

Holder of a Full UK Drivers Licence

Confident IT skills, proficient in the use of MS Office in particular Excel

Strong experience of delivering technically complex projects in the Sectors highlighted above from inception to completion

Experience of working in another comparable consultancy environment, or within a client organisation

Quantity Surveyor Package

  • Salary £30,000-£50,000 (Dependant on experience)
  • Car Allowance

If you feel you have the skills required and would like to gather further information about this role and other opportunities available across the UK then please contact Tom direct on 02392 384650.

  • Job Type Permanent, Full Time
  • Additional Salary Info Car Allowance
  • Work Authorisation United Kingdom
  • Industry Sector Construction
  • Years Experience 2+ years
  • Career Level Experienced (Non-Manager)
  • Educational level Bachelor's Degree