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Senior Quantity Surveyor

  • Location:

    Leicester

  • Sector:

    Built Environment, Building & Construction

  • Job type:

    Permanent

  • Salary:

    £65000 - £70000 per annum, Benefits: Plus Excellent Benefits

  • Contact:

    Grant Dolan

  • Contact email:

    gdolan@aktonrecruitment.com

  • Contact phone:

    0161 233 0034

  • Job ref:

    GD492QQA

  • Published:

    6 days ago

  • Expiry date:

    10 Mar 00:00

  • Startdate:

    2020-02-11

Senior Quantity Surveyor – Consultancy 
£65k-£70k Plus Excellent Benefits
Leicester 

An experienced Senior Cost Manager is required for an established consultancy based in Leicester working on various Industrial projects over the Midlands. 85% of their projects are industrial with some other mixed-use projects residential/commercial schemes on their books. 

The ideal candidate must be qualified, with D&B experience, undertaken the Contract Admin role. Ideally, with Industrial background, but any experience in the commercial or retail sectors would be useful. Consultancy/ Client facing experience in a permanent role is a must! MRICS or MCIOB preferred with genuine progression available for the right candidate. 

Requirements:
  • Experience working within a Consultancy (Not had a career in Contracting)
  • PQS/Quantity Surveyor practice background
  • Chartered Status with the MRICS, or MCIOB
  • Good understanding of contracts
  • Experience working in a consultancy environment and delivering for clients on projects over £10mil
  • You will hold a good level of confidence to take charge of projects and see them through
  • Project experience within industrial projects
  • Client facing, proactive
  • Personable
  • Experience of design and build projects, acting as Employers Agent/contract administrator, ideally industrial, but anyone in the private sector we would consider.
  • Long Periods of stable employment
  • All round cost manager who can do estimates, procurement and post contract
  • Be able to mentor/train APC Candidates.
  • They need to live within an hours drive of the office, in peak time traffic.
  • Must own and drive a car.
Please apply in a timely manner to be considered for this role as interviews are being conducted within the next 7 days. 

Benefits include
  • Pension
  • Private health
  • Expensed phone
  • RICS subscriptions
  • Discretionary bonus
  • 28 days holiday plus BH’s.