Quantity Surveyor - East Midlands, East Midlands - Think Recruitment

Quantity Surveyor£0-£48,000

Job Details

  • Department: Think Recruitment
  • Job Ref: ODQSEM041017
  • Job Type: Permanent
  • Industry: Contracting
  • Location: East Midlands, East Midlands
  • Date Posted: 20/02/18
  • Benefits: Company car, pension, holiday

About the Job

Quantity Surveyor

Up to 48k + Car & Package

East Midlands

The company:

A good client of ours has just informed us of an exciting new opportunity to join their ranks as Quantity Surveyor at their Derby head office. The company operate on a national basis and provide £1-10m projects to various clients across the country however this particular role is office based with site visits as required. Turnover currently stands at around £45m and is set to hit £100m in the next 2 years. Due to successful tendering for a number of upcoming projects they are now in need of a Quantity Surveyor. Current projects include: Schools, hotels, leisure centres & offices.

The ideal Quantity Surveyor:

The company are looking for a No 2 surveyor that has at least 3 years within a main contracting environment. You will be based in Derby, reporting in to an experienced Managing Quantity Surveyor. You will be responsible for but not limited to procuring sub-contract packages, linking re-measures and validation of sub-contract works in preparation of final account payments, contract variations and valuations.

  • Results Driven: Demonstrates a passion and excitement for his/her work. Tackles problems head-on and works to resolve them without delay.
  • Focus on Excellence: Willing to go the extra mile to exceed expectations. Continually searches for ways to add value and take performance to the next level.
  • Teamwork & Collaboration: Puts aside personal agendas to work for the benefit of customers and suppliers and other stakeholders. Proactively builds knowledge through sharing knowledge, ideas and expertise with others.
  • Operational Excellence: Plans and organises work to safely achieve maximum efficiency and output. Delivers results consistently.
  • Adaptability: Learns quickly. Adapts positively to changing business and customer demands. Is energised by change.
  • Contract Experience: Has worked on various forms of contract namely JCT D&B and traditional

The ideal candidate will have an excellent attention to detail and the confidence to deal with sub-contractors first-hand. Commercial awareness is an absolute must, alongside the ability to make the company as profitable as possible.

Contact: ollie.deol@thinkrecruitment.co.uk T: 0121 321 3322 M: 07977752868