7 days left
- Full Time
A quantity surveyor job in Preston paying up to £48k for a main contractor.
Your new company
You will join a leading contractor who offer a range of new build construction services across the education, healthcare and leisure sectors. They are a modern business who work on projects up to the value of £10m. As a company they are always looking at new opportunities and construction trends to ensure they are the market leader in what they offer. Due to company growth and the award of a new contract they are expanding their commercial team by appointing an additional Quantity Surveyor. They have a strong pipeline of work for 2021 / 22 and an exciting business plan in place.
Your new role
You will join a small commercial team consisting of 3 surveyors. You will report to their commercial manager and will be responsible for producing estimates, preparing contract & tender documents, procuring subcontractors/suppliers, valuations/variations, payment applications & site meetings. You will work alongside the project managers ensuring their sites are running to schedule and to budget. This is an office-based position however the business operates across the UK therefore monthly site meetings will be required. Dependent on experience you will manage a selection of interesting schemes ranging in value from £500k - £10m.
What you'll need to succeed
You will hold a quantity surveying degree and have experience working as a stand-alone QS, managing your own schemes. New build experience would be desirable however their commercial manager is open to background within the construction sector and is more interested in you as a person, ensuring the right team fit within their department. This is a long-term position with opportunities for internal development / career progression.
What you'll get in return
You will be offered a salary dependant on experience ranging up to £48,000 + an excellent benefits package. You will work for a business who develop careers pro-actively and are always looking at new avenues to work within. After meeting the commercial manager, I was very impressed with the business and what they have to offer future employees. This is a great time to join their commercial team if you are looking to take on a new challenge.
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