senior quantity surveyor in reading

posted
08 November 2018
contact
morgan broughton, randstad cpe
job type
contract
salary
£ 350 - £ 425 per day
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posted
location
reading, south east
specialism
construction & property
sub specialism
civil engineering
job type
contract
working hours
Full-Time
salary
£ 350 - £ 425 per day
reference number
MOBR-SQSWR
contact
morgan broughton, randstad cpe
apply now

job description

Do you have experience working on multimillion-pound heavy civil engineering schemes?

I'm looking for a Senior Quantity Surveyor to join my client, a well-established contractor on a long-term flood alleviation scheme in Reading. The scope of work includes earthworks, piling, marine, tunnels, bridges, and concrete. This is a very exciting opportunity for a hardworking and commercially aware Quantity Surveyor with heavy NEC experience.

Location: Reading

Contract length: ongoing

Roles and responsibilities:



* Be responsible for initiating and leading tasks/processes
* Pricing up and management of utility packages and new resource across the site offices
* Be responsible for planning and managing own work, and that of other commercial team members
* Ensure that the contractor's commercial position is protected using in-depth understanding of contractual, commercial, insurance and legal processes
* Liaise with the client, PQS and Senior staff
* You are expected to manage and provide development/support to other commercial team members
* Reporting to the Commercial Manager
* Estimate from first princripal
* Move into a Commercial Management role and manage a team of QS'

Benefits for you:



* Competitive rates
* The opportunity to work for a well-known contractor
* The chance to work on a large scheme which will continue for a number of years
* A great location, which is easy to get to

Candidate Requirements:



* A degree in Quantity Surveying, Civil Engineering or similar / Equivalent HND (not necessary)
* Experience working with Heavy Civil Engineering
* Working knowledge of NEC/JCT
* Have a very good work ethic and be willing to work hard

If you are interested in this role, or are a Quantity Surveyor looking at your career options, then please contact Morgan Broughton at Randstad CPE on 020 3680 0650.

Alternatively, if you know someone who may be interested we offer a £200 referral fee for successfully placed candidates.

Add me on LinkedIn to stay updated with all the opportunities I have available for Quantity Surveyors of all levels: https://www.linkedin.com/in/morgan-broughton-171808a7/

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.

skills

civils/structural

qualification

ACIArb

educational requirements

BSc quantity surveying,BSc quantity surveying