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Senior Quantity Surveyor

Employer
Hays Building
Location
Leicester, Leicestershire
Salary
£55000.0 - £65000.0 per annum + £55 - 65000
Closing date
13 Feb 2024

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Job position
Qualified / Chartered
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Job Function
QS / Cost consultant

Job Details

Your new company
A well established housebuilder who pride themselves on the quality of their projects. They work closely with government bodies, housing associations, and local authorities and have earnt themselves a reputation for their delivery, quality, and sector knowledge across all housing tenures.


Your new role
- You will help to guide the assistant QS on projects
- You will work closely with other departments within the company and attend meetings to discuss all areas that may have an impact on cost
- Check all contract drawings to identify errors and other aspects that may lead to unnecessary costs.
- You will be responsible for the preparation of construction cost analysis.
- You will prepare stage payment schedules to help with the financing of the works
- Place subcontractor orders - including negotiating the contract sum within the budget
- Keep the RAMS schedule updated
- Attend site meetings, subcontractor meetings, project team meetings, and surveying meetings


What you\'ll need to succeed
- Experience in quantity surveying and knowledge of all aspects of construction techniques & mixed-tenure schemes
- Great mathematical skills and a logical approach to your work
- Great written and verbal communication skills
- Effectively manage your own workload to meet set deadlines
- A good knowledge of Microsoft Office packages - with the use of Excel at a proficient level being essential
- Ability to learn new computer systems - e.g., COINS, Xpedeon, etc


What you\'ll get in return
- Competitive salary + annual bonus + car / car allowance / travel allowance
- Up to 33 days annual leave
- Competitive pension scheme
- Employee rewards portal with many more benefits


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.
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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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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