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Senior Quantity Surveyor (PQS)

Hays Building
Hampshire, Southampton / Dorset / Hampshire
£55000.0 - £65000.0 per annum + + Package
Closing date
1 May 2024

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

Job Details

Hays Property and Surveying are seeking a Senior Quantity Surveyor to join a leading construction consultancy based in Southampton.

The business is a multidisciplinary construction consultancy providing services on an international scale. Their Southampton based office has a strong track record in Quantity Surveying and Project Management
services, working on behalf of clients within the Public and Private Sectors across the South Coast.

The office's Cost Management / QS team is now looking to appoint an additional Senior Quantity Surveyor to manage and assist with an ongoing pipeline of new and existing projects.

Your new role
As a Senior Quantity Surveyor, you will be responsible for providing a range of construction cost management / quantity surveying consultancy services to a portfolio of clients. This will include managing pre and post contract stages on a range of projects including Education, Government Bodies, Defence and Local Authorities.

Key responsibilities will include -

  • Provide a range of pre and post contract construction cost management services
  • Prepare feasibility reports, cost plans and estimates
  • Prepare and analyse tender documents and manage contractor appointments
  • Undertake interim valuations, manage payments and settle final accounts
  • Undertake the role of Contract Administrator / Employer's Agent
  • Provide technical advice on contractual issues and legal matters.

What you'll need to succeed

  • MRICS qualified preferred, but not essential
  • Significant experience in undertaking a range of pre and post contract construction cost management / quantity surveying services
  • A proven track record of working within a construction consultancy / quantity surveying practice
  • Proficient at preparing cost plans, managing budgets and administering building contracts
  • Proficient knowledge of building contracts such as JCT / NEC

What you need to do now
For more information regarding this, or any other opportunity, please contact our Southampton based Property and Surveying specialist Jamie Poll on 07800755744.

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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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