JOB TITLE: Senior/Associate Quantity Surveyor - Commercial Consultancy


Industry : Construction & Civil Engineering Job Location : London
Job Reference : 6637GM Job Category : Building and Construction
Employment Type : Permanent Posted : 07/05/2010
 
Salary & Benefits : £40000 - £60000 per annum + Pension, Bupa, Subscription Fee's
 
Experience Required : See Job Description
 
Education Required : See Job Description



Please note you must be permitted to work in the EC to apply for this job.

Job Summary

Our client is looking for an Associate or Senior level Quantity Surveyor within the Commercial Team to work on projects within the commercial development arena. They are currently the lead Project and Cost Managers on a major Commercial Development site in London which is drawing together some of the leading companies in the construction industry to deliver this scheme on behalf of a major client.


Job Description

The Client

The client we are recruiting on behalf of is a well known International private practice consultancy in the construction arena working out of offices across the country. They work for public and private sector clients delivering as surveyors, project managers, engineers, consultants and contracts advisors.

They work on projects in a number of build sectors; education, local government, healthcare and hospitals, commercial property, acquisition and development as well as many other mainstream construction markets.

About the Role

our client is looking for an Associate or Senior level Quantity Surveyor within the Commercial Team to work on projects within the commercial development arena. They are currently the lead Project and Cost Managers on a major Commercial Development site in London which is drawing together some of the leading companies in the construction industry to deliver this scheme on behalf of a major client.

The successful candidate would be playing a large role in the delivery of this scheme as well as having involvement in other projects within the Commercial sector team. There would also be an expectation of responsibility for team leadership, mentoring and performance management as well as business development, senior management and client facing responsibilities.

About You

You will be an experienced Associate or Senior level Quantity Surveyor; preferably chartered (RICS) with a proven track record of commercial sector projects The successful candidate will be able to demonstrate: Excellent writing skills; Ability to build effective working relationships in order to source required information from technical specialists; Initiative and creativity; Ability to handle senior level challenge and iteration of writing outputs; Experience of working as part of a large, multidisciplinary team; Excellent organisational skills; Attention to detail; Ability to work under pressure and to demanding deadlines; A flexible approach; A supportive and encouraging approach to mentoring less experienced members of the team

Your Skills
* PQS or Consultancy Background
* Commercial Development sector experience
* Associate or Senior level Quantity Surveying experience
* Client facing and presenting ability
* Academic and Industry qualifications preferred (RICS)


Job Keywords

Senior Quantity Surveyor, Associate QS, PQS, Commercial, Construction



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