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Senior Quantity Surveyor - MRICS

  • Location:

    Manchester

  • Sector:

    Building & Construction

  • Job type:

    Full-time

  • Salary:

    £60000 - £70000 per annum, Benefits: + Car allowance

  • Contact:

    James Webb

  • Contact email:

    jwebb@aktonrecruitment.com

  • Contact phone:

    0161 233 0034

  • Job ref:

    JW-0039

  • Published:

    23 days ago

  • Expiry date:

    09 Apr 00:00

  • Startdate:

    2020-03-12

Senior Quantity Surveyor
Manchester
£60,000 - £70,000 + Car allowance

This opportunity provides development in to management role with unlimited room for growth. To achieve this, you will be given guidance and support from the experienced Cost Management team in Manchester and throughout the UK based offices. Therefore, it is essential that you are an ambitious individual with a strong 'can do' attitude to develop within this role.

What you'll do:
  • Manage the costs of projects during the construction stage and negotiate final accounts
  • Manage clients and projects
  • Evaluate costs and advise on alternative proposals
  • Provide advice on contract arrangements and conditions under which building will be constructed
  • Advise architects and engineers on the cost implications of different construction methods, alternative choices of materials and size and quality of the project to ensure that each element is reconciled with the cost plan allowance and the overall project remains within budget
  • Prepare tendering documents
  • Lead from the front dealing with multi-disciplined teams and project delivery

What you'll need:
  • MRICS - chartered surveyor
  • Experience of mentoring junior staff members
  • Commercially focused

What you'll get:
  • 26 days holiday
  • Highly competitive salary
  • Company car allowance
  • Generous bonus scheme
  • Buy or sell up to 5 days holiday
  • Excellent work / life balance
  • And all the usual stuff