Quantity Surveyor - Housing

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£280 - £330 per day
21 Feb 2018
21 Mar 2018
Tom Shaw
Job Function
QS / Cost consultant
Job position
Contract Type
Temporary / Contract
Full Time

Quantity Surveyor - £311 per day - 12 months+ (ongoing)

Your new company

You will be working for one of the Midlands fastest growing privately owned housing contractors. Due to continued growth they have achieved planning permission for a number of new developments in Warwickshire, and are looking to expand their team to effectively manage growth demand. As a company they pride themselves on being able to efficiently produce a mixture of bespoke luxury developments, family homes and affordable accommodation for first time buyers and housing associations. Having won both regional and national awards for delivering high quality homes, whilst upholding strict Health and Safety standards, they are seeking committed individuals that maintain the same level of due diligence and attention to detail to join their highly experience team.

Your new role

As Quantity Surveyor you will be an integral addition to the existing team, working closely alongside the Commercial Manager and Directors, to oversee all aspects of Surveying, including take-offs, variations, valuations, sub-contract procurement, negotiations and payment through to final account. You will initially be working on existing sites through to their completion, with the view of working on new pre-tender projects in the area. This will require you to work from the local Rugby office and also on sites within Coventry and Warwickshire.

What you'll need to succeed

Your role as Quantity Surveyor will require you to have an in-depth knowledge of Surveying Principles, and the ability to swiftly and confidently deal with problems when they arise. In addition you must be able to articulate your views/suggestions with fellow employees and other parties to ensure that good communication is upheld within the company.

The following experience are required for this role:

  • 2+ years Quantity Surveying experience.
  • Degree or HNC in Quantity Surveying is preferable.
  • Good basic IT skills.

What you'll get in return

You will receive an excellent opportunity to work as Quantity Surveyor from a Head office and sites that are within a close proximity to one another in Coventry and Warwickshire, on a long-term Freelance basis offering you consistent work, alongside the flexibility that freelancing affords. If you are interested in the above role, or would like to discuss any other potential positions please call Tom Shaw on: 02476 902 020. Alternatively if you refer a friend you will receive £250 as part of our Hays incentive scheme.

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