|Job Ref:||204601580||Employer:||cv-library.co.uk||Industry:||Construction||Job Type:||Permanent||Country:||United Kingdom||City:||Birmingham||Address:||Post Code:||B12||Salary:||£45000 - £52000/annum Plus Car & Package||Post Date:||02/10/2016 03:47|
Our client is a specialised Construction Main Contractor who operate via four divisions across a number of sectors including maintenance, build, special projects and interiors. They are based in the West Midlands and have forged an excellent reputation within the construction industry operating throughout the United Kingdom for a wide range of public and private clients successfully delivering projects up to £25m.|
Due to a period of sustained expansion we are actively recruiting for a Senior Quantity Surveyor to permanently join a division that offers a complete turnkey solution delivering ready to use public places in the office, education, leisure, hotel and student accommodation sectors with projects up to £20m.
The ideal candidate will have a proven track record within the construction industry as a Senior Quantity Surveyor, be currently employed by a reputable construction or interiors contractor and of delivering high profile projects of values up to £20m.
The successful individual will have experience of the following:
Sound & comprehensive understanding of the construction industry and the parties to it;
Proficient knowledge of measurement and valuation;
Good knowledge of standard forms of contract;
Proficient in reading drawings, specifications and knowledge of construction process;
Ability to negotiate with clients/sub contractors;
Ability to draft sub contracts;
Experience of undertaking risk assessments and valuation of them in conjunction with other project team members;
Ability to work in a team environment;
Experience of value engineering;
Experience of mentoring / managing Quantity Surveyors and Assistant Quantity Surveyors is desirable.
You must have proven experience of managing / surveying interiors / fit out / fast track projects, be customer focused and able to develop new / existing clients. You must be commercially astute, able to make a profit on contracts from £1m to £20m in value and with a thorough understanding of the building process.
Experience of working for construction / interiors main contractors is essential.
Excellent communication skills will be essential as you will be liaising with Clients, Consultants, sub-contractors and senior management.
This is a fantastic opportunity for an ambitious individual who is willing to be flexible, hands on and willing to go the extra mile when required due to the nature of the company. For the right individual there will be the opportunity of progression through to a senior role within the business.
If you have experience in a similar role or are looking to make the next step up in your career then please forward your CV for consideration.
This vacancy is based in the United Kingdom. Approach Personnel only operates in the UK and can only process applications from candidates who are currently a resident and eligible to work in the UK.
Whilst we will endeavour to contact you following your response due to the high volume of applications this cannot always be possible. If you have not had notification within 7 days unfortunately your application has not been successful but we will keep your details on file for future opportunities