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Freelance Quantity Surveyor - 3 days a week - Lowestoft

Hays Building
Closing date
21 Nov 2023

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

Job Details

Your new company
Are you a skilled Quantity Surveyor with expertise in commercial and groundworks projects? We have an exciting opportunity for you!
Our client is a reputable construction company specialising in commercial and groundworks projects. With a strong portfolio of successful ventures, taking pride in delivering high-quality results to their clients.

Your new role
As a Freelance Quantity Surveyor, you will play a crucial role in managing the financial aspects of our commercial and groundworks projects. Your responsibilities will include:

  • Conducting cost estimates, preparing tender documents, and evaluating bids
  • Managing project budgets and monitoring costs throughout the construction process
  • Assessing and negotiating variations, claims, and final accounts
  • Collaborating with project teams to ensure accurate cost reporting and forecasting
  • Conducting regular site visits to assess progress and identify any potential cost implications
  • Providing commercial advice and support to project stakeholders
  • Ensuring compliance with contractual obligations and industry standards

What you'll need to succeed

  • A degree in Quantity Surveying or a related field (essential)
  • Proven experience in commercial and groundworks projects, demonstrating your ability to handle the specific requirements and challenges of these sectors
  • Strong knowledge of construction contracts, cost management, and procurement processes
  • Excellent analytical and numerical skills
  • Proficiency in relevant software tools, such as Excel and cost management software

What you'll get in return

  • Exciting projects in the commercial and groundworks sectors
  • Flexible working options
  • Hybrid working
  • Opportunity to work with a dynamic and collaborative team

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 Fiona on 01473261900.
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.

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