Quantity Surveyor - Essex

5 days left

Recruiter
Confidential
Location
Chelmsford
Salary
45000.00 - 55000.00 GBP Annual
Posted
20 May 2021
Closes
17 Jun 2021
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Hunter Mason are working with a long-established construction company that operates in and around Essex and Kent areas. We are looking for an experienced Estimator / Quantity Surveyor on a full-time and permanent basis. This is the perfect opportunity for someone who is ambitious and diligent to join our small team and we're looking for a person that fits our company's culture and ethos and will provide excellent service standards and maintain high client satisfaction. Our client handles contracts up to GBP2.5 million in value.

As the Quantity Surveyor you will be working closely with the Directors of the business. Your key role will be managing the tendering and estimating process for renovation, refurbishment and new build projects primarily in schools, hospitals and for local authority clients.

Main Responsibilities/Duties include:

* Preparing tenders estimates bids and PQQ submissions

* Dealing with sub-contractor enquiries

* Monitoring costs to ensure contract budgets are met

* Preparing contract valuations for interim application payments including variations

* Monthly reporting of contract accounts to the Directors

* Preparing contract turnover and profit forecasts

* Value Engineering

About the Candidate:

Ideally young, enthusiastic and qualified with a minimum of three years post qualification experience as an Estimator /QS within the construction industry.

* The ability to work under their own initiative

* Displays the qualities of a team player

* Good time management, communication and interpersonal skills

* Conversant with JCT Contracts and Laxtons/Spons/Wessex pricing guides

* Flexibility to adapt to varied tasks

* Full UK driving license

* Fully conversant with Microsoft office programs

* A professional manner and smart appearance