quantity surveyor - interiors in birmingham

15 May 2019
heather duncan, randstad cpe
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birmingham, west midlands
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heather duncan, randstad cpe
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job description

Randstad are currently looking for a Quantity Surveyor to join us in Birmingham on one of our new projects. As a Quantity Surveyor you will be responsible for a range of commercial responsibilities including measurement, contract administration, record keeping, maintaining key schedules for information and procurement, tendering, placement and management of subcontract works packages throughout the project pre-construction phase.


Interior fitout contractor experience

Subsequent responsibility through to final account conclusion, preparation of internal and external valuations, Final Accounts, Cost Value Reconciliations, Change Management and the valuation of variations, and cash collection, along with input into the risk and opportunity registers.

Duties will include:

* Ensuring projects are completed on budget and to schedule;
* Advising clients on schemes and projects and determining requirements;
* Preparing scheme designs with costings, programmes for completion of projects and specification of works;
* Organising documents for tender and advising on appointing contractors, designers and procurement routes;
* Determining the condition of existing buildings, identifying and analysing defects, including proposals for repair;
* Advising on energy efficiency, environmental impact and sustainable construction;
* Instructing on the preservation/conservation of historic buildings;
* Advising on the management and supervision of maintenance of buildings;
* Dealing with planning applications and advising on property legislation and building regulations;
* Assessing and designing buildings to meet the needs of people with disabilities;
* Instructing on construction design and management regulations;
* Negotiating dilapidations (when there is a legal liability for a property's state of disrepair);
* Carrying out feasibility studies;
* Advising on the health and safety aspects of buildings;
* Advising on boundary and rights of light disputes and party wall procedures;
* Preparing insurance assessments and claims.

Experience/Qualifications Required:

* You should hold a BSc Quantity Surveying/Commercial Management or equivalent and you ideally will be chartered.
* Experience of working for a Main Contractor would be preferable.

If you are interested in this role please apply online or call Heather Duncan in our Birmingham office on 0121 212 7790!

Randstad CPE values diversity and promotes equality. No terminology in this advert is intended to discriminate against any of the protected characteristics that fall under the Equality Act 2010. We encourage and welcome applications from all sections of society and are more than happy to discuss reasonable adjustments and/or additional arrangements as required to support your application.

Candidates must be eligible to live and work in the UK.

For the purposes of the Conduct Regulations 2003, when advertising permanent vacancies we are acting as an Employment Agency, and when advertising temporary/contract vacancies we are acting as an Employment Business.


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educational requirements

BSc quantity surveying,BSc quantity surveying