Quantity Surveyor

Location UK / Down

Job Type Permanent full-time, TemporaryContract

Salary Not disclosed

Updated 2 weeks ago

Reference 1351247

 Job Description

Highly successful contractor, Excellent Career Progression, Competitive Package

Your new company
Due to significant growth a highly reputable, main build and civils engineering contractor has exclusively retained the services of Hays Recruitment to source a Project Quantity Surveyor to enhance their Commercial team. This construction company offers a full range of construction services including management contracting, design & build & partnerships in addition to traditional building services. They are undertaking a number of exciting projects across the NI and ROI, currently operating within the educational, residential, healthcare, community and industrial sectors as well as restoration works. With a number of bid successes on build projects, they require a Project Quantity Surveyor to add strong commercial acumen to their existing Commercial Team.

Your new role
Reporting directly to the Senior Quantity Surveyor you will ensure all surveying functions are efficiently carried out on a substantial build project based in NI and that all available profit is extracted. You will be responsible for all commercial aspects including; subcontractors, administration, cash flow, risk management, cost control and change management. You will execute multiple large projects simultaneously and undertake a variety of works in type and size from £million contracts ranging up to £5 million, from small to medium sized projects. The successful candidate will be an integral part of the project delivery team.

What you’ll need to succeed
The ideal candidate will be degree qualified in Quantity Surveying, and will have at least 4 years of experience. You will need to have proven experience in a Quantity Surveying role within construction and a strong understanding of construction processes. You will be proficient in Microsoft packages including outlook, word and excel. The successful candidate will have excellent communication, organisational and negotiation skills, be a team player and have the ability to work under pressure. They are looking for someone who is dedicated, well-organised and has a hands on approach to projects.

What you’ll get in return
This role is a fantastic opportunity for a Quantity Surveyor to gain a greater knowledge of the construction industry, enhance existing skills and take ownership of their own projects. The package for this role will include a competitive basic salary and other company benefits such as pension and 29 days holidays. Our client offers you the opportunity to join one of Ireland’s most progressive building and civil engineering companies who is recognised for their commitment to developing impressive, high quality projects.

What you need to do now
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