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Quantity Surveyor

  • Location:

    Northampton

  • Sector:

    Built Environment

  • Job type:

    Full-time

  • Salary:

    £40000 - £50000 per annum, Benefits: Plus excellent benefits

  • Contact:

    Grant Dolan

  • Contact email:

    gdolan@aktonrecruitment.com

  • Contact phone:

    0161 233 0034

  • Job ref:

    GD367PD

  • Published:

    about 1 month ago

  • Expiry date:

    2019-07-16

  • Startdate:

    2019-06-17

QUANTITY SURVEYOR - SPECIALIST PAINTING CONTRACTOR
Northampton
£40k-£50k
An excellent career opportunity has arisen for a Quantity Surveyor with a UK wide specialist Painting & Decorating Contractor. This client is based in Northamptonshire, but operate throughout the UK in numerous locations particularly in the London area.

The role will be to take full commercial responsibility for all projects, from commencement through to Client final account agreement, including cost control processes for direct labour and the supply chain as well as monthly value/cost reporting and mentoring a Junior QS.

Duties
*Dealing with project costings; having a sound working knowledge of the project.
*Provide statistics and additional surveying information for client meetings.
*Place subcontractor orders in accordance with the main contract.
*Produce site records for account payments, cost reports and materials.
*Monitor and ensure full payment is received for work claimed and certified.
*Liaise with client representatives
*Measure works for allocated sections of the projects for final accounts, including recording agreements with subcontractors

The Candidate
*Previous experience in working on painting and decorating contracts (in any field) is highly desirable
*A high standard or written and verbal communication.
*The ability to interpret data and have sound reasoning skills,
*A strong focus on customers' requirements.
*A BSc in Quantity Surveying or a HND in Quantity Surveying.

This is a particularly exciting time to join this company with a very clear progression route available for the successful candidate.