Quantity Surveyor

Employer
Hays Building
Location
Bury St Edmunds, Suffolk
Salary
£50000.00 - £80000.00 per annum
Closing date
12 Aug 2022

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Job position
Qualified / Chartered
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Job Function
Surveyor - Building, Surveyor - Commercial
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Quantity Surveyor


Due to rapid and exciting growth within the company they are currently expanding the team to welcome a new Quantity Surveyor.

We are looking for an experienced QS to work on current ongoing projects as well as leading on new incoming projects.
This includes:

  • Liaising with contracts team to capture full scope of delivery
  • Negotiation with customers regarding compensation events
  • Securing commercial risk in projects
  • Preparing and analysing project costings for tenders, such as materials, quantities, labour and time
  • Performing risk, value management and cost control during construction
  • Identifying, analysing and developing responses to commercial risks
  • Providing advice on contractual claims and disputes
  • Analysing outcomes and writing detailed progress reports
  • Valuing completed work, overseeing bills and arranging payments


Assisting the Estimating Department
This includes:

  • Analysing plans, bills of quantities and other project documentation to estimate costs
  • Researching, sourcing, negotiating and obtaining the best prices and quotes from suppliers and subcontractors - Analysing data that can affect costs
  • Assessing the financial, technical and operational risks of the project


Key Skills

  • Numeracy
  • Attention to Detail
  • A Methodical approach to work
  • Commercial awareness
  • Teamwork, relationship building
  • Negotiation
  • Communication
  • Organisation and time management
  • Problem Solving



If you're interested in this role, click 'apply now' to forward an up-to-date copy of your CV, or call us now.
If this job isn't quite right for you but you are looking for a new position, please contact us for a confidential discussion on your career. Hays EA is a trading division of Hays Specialist Recruitment Limited and acts as an employment agency for permanent recruitment and employment business for the supply of temporary workers. By applying for this job you accept the T&C's, Privacy Policy and Disclaimers which can be found at hays.co.uk

Hays EA is a trading division of Hays Specialist Recruitment Limited and acts as an employment agency for permanent recruitment and employment business for the supply of temporary workers. By applying for this job you accept the T&C's, Privacy Policy and Disclaimers which can be found at hays.co.uk

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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.

Visit hays.co.uk for more information.

 

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