Quantity Surveyor

Digby Morris
40000.00 - 50000.00 GBP Annual + Car, Medical & Other Benefits
14 Oct 2020
27 Oct 2020
Contract Type
Full Time
Quantity Surveyor (PQS) Tewkesbury, Gloucestershire Ref: DM/15670 To GBP50k per annum + benefits
The Company
Digby Morris' client is an award winning privately owned consultancy serving clients in Gloucestershire, Hereford & Worcestershire and the wider Midlands and South West. A team of qualified professionals offer advice in Cost Management and Quantity Surveying, Project Management and Contracts Administration as well as a portfolio of other specialist services to a broad cross section of client types. As they look to further expand the business, they are seeking a Quantity Surveyor to join their team to be based in Tewksbury.
This is a great opportunity to join a well-established but growing consultancy with genuine long-term progression prospects.
You will be taking on projects at varying stages, from inception through to completion. The projects will vary in sizes ranging from GBP500k to over GBP25m including new build, alteration, refurbishment and conservation work predominantly (but not exclusively) in residential projects including Housing Association projects and renovations but mainly private high end individual client developments. The role will also include traditional PQS duties, Contract Administration and Project Management.

Tasks will include, but not limited to (Depending on the commission);

Pre-Contract Duties; •Preparation of Budget Cost Plans. •Measurement and Preparation of Bill of Quantities. •Preparation & Management of a Tender Process. •Tender Analysis and Reporting •Preparation of Contracts.
Post Contract Duties; •Regular Cost Reporting •Assessing Contractor Variations •Assessing Contractor Applications •Final Account Negotiations
For the position, we would be looking for the following skills/experience: •PQS background preferred but not essential. •Experience with Cost Planning, Bill of Quantities and Post-Contract QS Duties. •Knowledge of JCT contracts. •Good written communication and presentation skills. •Confident when it comes to verbal communication. •Hold a full UK driving licence. •Relevant Quantity Surveying Degree.
Essential Personal Skills: •Good interpersonal skills, able to interact with colleagues, clients and wider team in a professional manner. •Diligent with attention to detail. •Able to think ahead and problem solve. •Able to work within a team
Training and Development
The Practice is keen to assist individuals in developing any work related professional interests. The Practice takes training seriously, providing practical and financial assistance to all personnel.
•Salary negotiable, subject to experience. •Health Care Package. •Company Mobile Phone & Laptop. •Company Pension. •21 day Annual Leave Allowance, plus Bank Holidays. •RICS Professional Fees Paid. •RICS CPD Courses Paid...... click apply for full job details