JOB TITLE: Senior Quantity Surveyor


Industry : Construction & Civil Engineering Job Location : Oxfordshire
Job Reference : 7985 Job Category : Building and Construction
Employment Type : Permanent Posted : 14/12/2011
 
Salary & Benefits : £35000 - £45000 per annum + Car
 
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

We are currently looking to recruit a Senior Quantity Surveyor for our client company who are based just outside Oxford. This role has come about due to company growth and represents the opportunity to come in to an established, growing company in a senior position, answering only to the MD of the company.


Job Description

We are currently looking to recruit a Senior Quantity Surveyor for our client company who are based just outside Oxford. This role has come about due to company growth and represents the opportunity to come in to an established, growing company in a senior position, answering only to the MD of the company.

Our client specialise in sports facilities and building and for this role it is essential that you have a strong QS background behind you and have experience of running multiple projects at the same time (to give you an example, around 75 projects are run every year for this company). You must be flexible for travel as, although this is going to be technically office based, there will be a lot of travel as this is a national based role and you will be very much going "where the work takes you".

You will come from a design and build background ideally within construction and be keen to take on a new challenge and really make this role your own, bringing new ideas and fresh emphasis where needed.

The role:

*Carry out all valuations all contracts
*Provide monthly P&L for each job
*Negotiate variations with clients
*Check all project contracts
*Resource sub-contractors And place contracts
*Handle all sub contract payments
*Monitor construction costs and assist contracts teams with cost savings
*Assist in procurement of major materials
*Assist in project management
*Implement subcontract T&Cs with orders
*Must be qualified RICS
*Have experience of design and build
*Interrogate costs

We are fairly flexible to salary and the role comes with a company vehicle.

Bluefire Consulting are an employment agency acting on behalf of a client company



Job Keywords

construction, Quantity Surveyor, RICS, design and build, design, civil, sub-contractors, project management



Bluefire Consulting is an equal opportunities Employment Business/Agency specialising in Building and Construction recruitment on a UK wide basis.

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