quantity surveyor in tamworth

01 February 2019
bethan morgan, randstad cpe
job type
£ 50,000 - £ 60,000 per year, Car allowance & additional benefits
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tamworth, west midlands
construction & property
sub specialism
job type
working hours
£ 50,000 - £ 60,000 per year, Car allowance & additional benefits
reference number
bethan morgan, randstad cpe
0121 212 7790
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job description

A prestigious housebuilder are looking for a dynamic, forward thinking Quantity Surveyor to work in their successful regional office in Leicestershire.

You will become a key member of the Regional Commercial Team, focusing on delivering profitability for the region through cost planning and control, contractor procurement and general commercial input through the private development process. You will cover 2-3 sites across the West Midlands.

The role requires experience of preparing cost plans and a thorough understanding and experience of the whole development process. You will be highly motivated and will have a proven ability to provide a high-quality service to clients.

Residential/new build experience is essential.


* Competitive package

* Central location of office and sites

* Excellent progression opportunities within a fast growing team

You will be involved in various work streams including the following:

* Increasing trade contractor base by identifying new trade partners and improving relationships with existing trades contractors

* Negotiation

* Cost planning

* Monitoring and controlling build costs

* Developing and maintaining effective relationships

Desired Knowledge, Skills and Experience:

* Ideally Chartered Quantity Surveyor (MRICS)

* Experience in the residential sector

* Ability to demonstrate up to date core QS skills such as preparation of estimates, cost plans, budgets, cashflow forecasts, RCA's, interim and final accounts, valuations and payment certificates

* Client facing with good relationship building/networking skills

* Highly organised and excellent organisational skills

Please note that Assitant Quantity Surveyors are also being considered for this position, should you have the desired level of experience.

Please contact me for more details.

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.




HNC quantity surveying

educational requirements

BSc quantity surveying