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Quantity Surveyor / PQS

Hays Building
Birmingham, West Midlands
Closing date
29 Jun 2022

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Job position
Qualified / Chartered
Contract Type
Temporary / Contract
Full Time
Job Function
QS / Cost consultant
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Job Details

Exciting opportunity for 2 QS's / PQS to join a leading council estates department on a 12 month placement.

Your new company
This role sits in a large Estates team in the biggest city council in the UK. The council are passionately committed to making life better for the people who live in their city. The council are successful in creating a culture and environment that promotes inclusion, diversity, and progression.

Your new role
The post holder will act as a senior representative of the council housing department for repairs, maintenance, and servicing contracts. They will be the responsible officer dealing with all financial matters in respect of the pre and post contract administration and procurement of contracts for responsive repairs, maintenance and servicing working with multi-disciplinary colleagues within Neighbourhoods, external consultants, partners, clients and contractors.

Daily work will include all the QS functions including, cost planning, contract procurement, preparation of valuations of works, auditing cost control and contractual claims on the housing responsive repairs, maintenance and servicing capped price cost contracts.

What you'll need to succeed
The post holder must have extensive experience of QS and PQS work with pre and post-contract experience related to responsive and programmed works. They will also possess and in-depth knowledge of common procurement methods in the industry and have experience of partnering contracts.

All candidates must be RICS chartered or have another construction based qualification to minimum degree level with sufficient post qualification experience.

What you'll get in return
Negotiable pay is calculated on a case-by-case basis in this role that offers long-term security in compliment to the flexibility of this c.12 month temp placement.

What you need to do now
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