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Intermediate QS

Welwyn Garden City
12/04/2024
Job Type
Permanent
Emp Type
Full Time
Skills
Any
Functional Expertise
Any
Salary Type
Annual
Salary
GBP £60,000.00
Job ID
45084

Job Description

Intermediate Quantity Surveyor (QS)

Salary: £ 55k-65k

 

Are you a skilled Civil Estimator looking for your next opportunity? Our client, a leading family-run business in railway engineering, infrastructure, and plant innovation, is seeking a talented Intermediate Quantity Surveyor (QS)  to join their team in the UK!

 

Backed by over 25 years of industry experience, their management team is dedicated to providing dynamic solutions to organizational, technical, and commercial challenges. As a Intermediate QS, you will work collaboratively with project teams to ensure projects are delivered within budget while maintaining quality standards and meeting contractual obligations.

 If you're passionate about driving excellence we want to hear from you! Apply today! The Crewit team is looking forward to receiving your CV.

The role:

As an Intermediate Quantity Surveyor (QS), you will support the Senior QS in managing the financial aspects of construction projects, assisting with cost estimates, procurement activities, contract administration, and cost control measures.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Cost Estimation: Assist in preparing accurate cost estimates for construction projects, including quantities take-off, material pricing, labor costs, and other relevant factors.
  • Procurement Support: Support the procurement process by assisting in the preparation of tender documents, conducting tender evaluations, and facilitating the contract award process.
  • Contract Administration: Assist in managing contractual agreements, including contract negotiations, variations, claims, and disputes resolution, under the guidance of the Senior QS.
  • Cost Control: Monitor project costs, analyze variances, and assist in implementing cost control measures to ensure projects are delivered within budget constraints.
  • Risk Assessment: Assist in identifying and assessing project risks related to cost, schedule, and quality, and contribute to the development of risk mitigation strategies.
  • Value Engineering: Collaborate with project teams to identify value engineering opportunities, optimize project costs, and enhance project value without compromising quality or functionality.
  • Documentation: Maintain organized records of project documentation, including contracts, change orders, progress reports, and correspondence, to support project planning and reporting requirements.
  • Client and Stakeholder Communication: Liaise with clients, contractors, subcontractors, and other stakeholders as needed to facilitate clear communication and alignment of project objectives.
  • Reporting: Assist in preparing regular financial reports, cost analyses, and progress assessments for internal management and external stakeholders.

Requirements:

  • Bachelor's degree in Quantity Surveying, Construction Management, or related field.
  • Proven experience in a similar role within the construction industry.
  • Strong understanding of construction contracts, procurement methods, and industry standards.
  • Proficiency in cost estimation, budgeting, and financial analysis.
  • Excellent communication, negotiation, and interpersonal skills.
  • Ability to work effectively in a team environment and collaborate with cross-functional teams.
  • Detail-oriented with strong analytical and problem-solving abilities.

Location: North London, United Kingdom

 

Salary: £ 55k-65k

 

Benefits:

  • Bonus
  • Company car – or travel allowance
  • Pension 5% employers contribution
  • Annual leave – 23 + 8 B/H days increasing by 1 year for every xx years completed

 

Work Schedule: Mon-Fri/ 40 hours per week

 

Job type: Full-time, Permanent

 

 

If you would like to hear more about this opportunity, please apply with your up-to-date CV, and the Crewit team will contact you!