Lamonby Recruitment are currently representing a leading contractor established for over 45 years and operate nationwide. We have a fantastic opportunity for a Quantity Surveyor to join a busy team based near St Helens.
This a perfect opportunity for a Quantity Surveyor preferably with a highways background and experience working on public sector scheme to enhance their career with an established contractor and work on a number of exciting projects with some major clients. You will mainly be working in the city centre office but site visits will be required.
The successful candidate will have a minimum of 5 years experience within civil engineering in return you will be offered a completive salary of £30,000 - £40,000 dependent on experience plus a company car allowance of up to £4000.
Quantity Surveyor Role
Prepare cost plans, feasibility studies, tender documentation and pre-tender estimates.
Attend client, site and design team meetings throughout the life of each project and actively participate at these meetings
Prepare robust contract documentation for execution by our clients and their main contractors.
Actively carry out the post contract quantity surveying activities on schemes, including:
Preparing cost reports and discussing them with the client’s project manager prior to submission.
Agreeing monthly valuations with the main contractors.
Valuing scheme variations.
Agreeing scheme final accounts
Analysing scheme construction costs for the client’s taxation purposes
Help to manage relationships with various people, including clients, project architects, services engineers, project managers, suppliers, contractors, as well as the internal teams
Role Requirements and Qualifications
Preferably a Degree in Quantity Surveying
Minimum 5 years post graduate experience within Civil engineering
Experience working on highways is preferable as is experience working on public sector schemes
Working towards APC / chartership would be an advantage
Both pre- and post-contract skills and experience, with a focus on cost planning
Quantity Surveyor Package
- Salary £30,000 – £40,000 Depending on experience
- Company car allowanceof up to £4000
- 29 days holiday including public bank holidays
- Pension scheme
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 Sophie direct on 02392 384650.