Blaymires Recruitment Limited

    Quantity Surveyor

    Portsmouth, Hampshire.

    Salary up to £65,000 + Car Allowance £5,000 + 25 Days Holiday + Pension

    Blaymires Recruitment is representing a respected main contractor based near Portsmouth who is searching for a Quantity Surveyor to join the business.

    The company undertakes refurbishment and new build projects across the high-end residential, heritage and commercial sectors with projects ranging up to £2M.

    The company is steadily growing and are looking for a motivated and commercially aware Quantity Surveyor
    or Senior Quantity Surveyor
    who is able to take full control of projects from inception through to final account.

    As a Quantity Surveyor your role will be to minimise the cost and risk of a construction projects and enhance value for money, while still achieving the required legal standards and quality.

    Responsibilities of the Quantity Surveyor:

    • Assist in establishing a client’s requirements and undertake feasibility studies to ensure their proposals will work.
    • Prepare and analyse project costings for tenders, such as materials, quantities, labour and time.
    • Evaluating proposals from suppliers and contractors and recommending preferred option.
    • Procure all the specialists, sub-contract and materials required for building projects and ensure they are provided on time and within allocated budgets.
    • Managing project valuations to clients, ensuring accurate and realistic cashflow is achieved.
    • Management of Sub-contract applications, ensuring accurate and realistic payments are made.
    • Preparation of CVRs to provide accurate project cost information, project forecasting and accurate financial management of projects.
    • Costing of variations, management of those variations with clients, and inclusion in valuations.
    • Review and management of JCT formal contract documents.
    • Preparation of final accounts for projects to clients and for sub-contractors.

    Experience of the Quantity Surveyor:

    • Residential or Main Contracting experience.
    • Knowledge of JCT forms of contract.
    • HNC or Construction related degree.

    On Offer for the Quantity Surveyor:

    • Salary £65,000.
    • Car Allowance £5000.
    • 25 Days Holiday.
    • Pension.
    • Company Laptop, Tablet and Mobile Phone.
    • Career Development and Progression Opportunities.

    If you would like further information about this role, then contact Stephen Blaymires at Blaymires Recruitment Ltd