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Quantity Surveyor / Assistant Quantity Surveyor

Hays Building
Norfolk / Watton, Norfolk
Closing date
19 Aug 2022

Job Details

Quantity Surveyor / Assistant Quantity Surveyor

Your new company

Is a fast growing housing developer looking for an Assistant Quantity Surveyor / Intermediate Quantity Surveyor based in Watton, Norfolk

Your new role

  • Meeting clients to determine their needs and discuss any areas that need revising for price or feasibility
  • Calculating material quantities and costs, labour costs and an achievable project timeframe
  • Negotiating labour contracts and schedules
  • Advising clients and crew on legal matters and disputes
  • Monitoring subcontractors, safety practices, construction progress and material needs, including any changes which may impact costs
  • Preparing labour and supplier accounts for payment
  • Writing reports detailing costs and progress for clients

What you'll need to succeed

    • Residential experience desired
    • Qualification in Quantity Surveying / Construction desired
    • Verbal and written communication, including active listening for determining client needs, communicating them to the construction crew and preparing reports
    • Mathematics for calculating material quantities and construction costs
    • Customer service for client satisfaction
    • Analytical thinking and problem-solving
    • Understanding of engineering science, construction and technology
    • Understanding of current building, health and safety regulations
    • Computer literacy and confidence using office and electronic project management programs

What you'll get in return
Competitive Salary + Package

What you need to do now
If you're interested in this role, click 'apply now' to forward an up-to-date copy of your CV, or call us now.
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Company Profile

Hays Construction and Property consultants have unparalleled recruiting expertise and an in-depth knowledge of the UK jobs market.

We are fully committed to finding job seekers the right job for the right reason. We place building specialists into every kind of position, including building, construction, architectural, project management, surveying and engineering jobs.

Our expert consultants offer a personalised recruitment service and will give you careers advice to ensure that you achieve your work ambitions.

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