Quantity Surveyor

Civil & Structural
  • UK, South East, Kent, Tunbridge Wells
  • Permanent
  • Full time
  • Negotiable
Our client is a major design, engineering and project management consultancy who are looking for a confident and ambitious Quantity Surveyor to be based in their Tunbridge Wells location. This is a fantastic opportunity for someone to make an impact working in a growing, dynamic and sociable team. Job...

Quote ref: 1061/99006

Job description

Our client is a major design, engineering and project management consultancy who are looking for a confident and ambitious Quantity Surveyor to be based in their Tunbridge Wells location. This is a fantastic opportunity for someone to make an impact working in a growing, dynamic and sociable team.  

 

Job Description:  

 

Responsibilities:  

- Provide a full range of Quantity Surveying duties from project inception through to completion, working both as part of a team and individually  

- Prepare cost plans, estimates, bills of quantities, tender documents  

- Provide post contract Quantity Surveying services  

- Prepare data and reports to timescales in a format required by line management and clients  

- Work collaboratively with other service teams to provide an integrated approach to client delivery  

- Develop client relationships and provide an outstanding level of service delivery on a project basis, in conjunction with senior management

Requirements

- A high level of behavioural and interpersonal skills, with an ability to communicate effectively both internally and with Clients  

- Ability to work well as part of a team, but also confidence and determination to deliver excellence in market-facing roles with clients  

- Experience working for a professional quantity surveying/cost management consultancy business, with a demonstrable track record of delivering a high-quality service  

- Qualified with a BSc (or equivalent) in Quantity Surveying  

- Ideally a chartered member of the RICS, or working towards final APC sitting in the next 12 months  

- Experience within at least one of the following sectors:  

- Education  

- Leisure  

- Commercial  

- Residential - housing, later living, student accommodation, PRS  

- Working knowledge of JCT and NEC forms of contract  

- A broad contact and knowledge base with sector and/or local markets  

- Able to demonstrate a track record of supporting of the generation of repeat business  

- Knowledge and understanding of the component parts of a project and overall construction costs coupled with a competent knowledge of a range of project procurement options  

- IT skills, such as MS office, excel, outlook, BIM / CAD measure, cost planning software CostX/CATO  

- Good organisational skills  

- Self-motivation and keen to become an integral team member  

- An ability to make you own informed decisions and work unsupervised when necessary

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