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senior quantity surveyor in farnham

02 April 2019
sean caesar, randstad cpe
job type
£ 55,000 - £ 65,000 per year, package
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farnham, south east
construction & property
sub specialism
job type
working hours
£ 55,000 - £ 65,000 per year, package
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sean caesar, randstad cpe
01489 560 200
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job description

The client are a privately owned high end house builder based in Farnham that specialise in the development of bespoke, high end housing throughout Surrey, Sussex and Hampshire.

They are currently recruiting for a Senior Quantity Surveyor to be based in the Head Office in Farnham reporting into the Managing Director who was previously the Commercial Director and will be overseeing 3/4 residential developments. Candidates must have at least 5 years experience working as a Quantity Surveyor, ideally have residential experience and must be based within an hour of Farnham. Due to the level of experience required the client have stated they would be looking to pay up to £65k + package.


* Working four days per week from the Office with one day on site
* Working as a senior member of the commercial team in take off's, CVR's, cost planning, and final
* Assisting in the preparation of tenders and contract documents, including bills of quantities
* Assisting with the analysis of construction estimates, order book and authorized costs
* Partake in commercial activities for all schemes / projects -Timely agreement of weekly cost and value reports
* Accurate administration of operational data and job valuation
* Ensure that wages and sub-contract payments are calculated in accordance with procedures
* Collate financial information for audits
* Mentoring / Managing junior QS's where applicable.

The client operate a 2 stage interview process, the 1st being with the Managing Director and the 2nd with the CEO. If this opportunity is of interest please apply now.

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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