Quantity Surveyor – Manchester
A Quantity Surveyor is required to join the Cost Management team to work in a multi-disciplinary consultancy office in Manchester.
You will work on diverse and prestigious projects varying from large highway and infrastructure schemes with contract values up to £40 million, to smaller schemes, and sectors including local and combined authorities.
Responsibilities with include; evaluating costs and advising on alternative more cost-effective proposals through value engineering; providing advice on NEC4 contract arrangements (typically option B) and conditions under which highways and infrastructure will be constructed; advising designers and engineers on the cost implications of different construction methods, alternative choices of materials and size and quality of the project to ensure that each element is reconciled with the cost plan allowance and the overall project remains within budget etc.
You will hold a relevant degree qualification (RICS accredited or equivalent) and ideally be MRICS or working towards a professional qualification and some experience of working in a commercially focused role ideally in a highway and / or infrastructure environment.