Senior Quantity Surveyor (PQS)

  • Vertical Recruitment
Company: Vertical Recruitment
Salary: £45,000 - £55,000 + package
Location: Manchester
Contact Name: James Adamson
Telephone: 0161 669 4716
  • Anywhere

A highly regarded independent construction consultancy is currently recruiting for a Senior Quantity Surveyor with experience of providing PQS services to a wide range of clients in a variety of sectors, to join their Manchester office on a permanent basis. The Consultancy provide delivery of both traditional new build / refurbishment projects and reinstatement works for damaged buildings

This is an excellent opportunity for a proactive Quantity Surveyor who can take responsibility for a varied workload and is both competent and confident in a client-facing role.

Applicants must:

  • Degree qualified in Quantity Surveying or similar technical discipline.
  • Possess a minimum of 4 years technical delivery experience.
  • Ideally a member of the RICS or another relevant professional body.
  • Previously employed by a consultancy or end user client
  • Stakeholder management with a clear focus on developing client accounts and forging new business relationships.
  • Have a track record of working with teams and managing projects by prioritising workloads and delivering deadlines.
  • Be a team player, outgoing, flexible, enthusiastic and ambitious.

The candidate will be responsible for all pre and post contract Cost Management services and must demonstrate a good understanding of the Cost Management role provided across all stages of a project. These include but are not limited to:

  • Cost Reporting to the Client
  • Preparation of Cost Plans
  • Preparation of Tender Documentation
  • Providing Procurement & strategy advice
  • Providing Contractual advice
  • Managing post contract change
  • Relationships and Contacts
  • Value and risk management
  • Project benchmarking
  • Construction Cost management
  • Cost estimating & advice
  • Cashflow forecasting and management
  • Financial management and control
  • Tender documentation
  • Technical and options appraisals

This Consultancy will provide you with a competitive salary and benefits package, flexible working conditions and the opportunity of an exciting and dynamic career, ensuring the necessary support and structure is in place to advance your own professional and personal development.

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