Quantity Surveyor - Belfast

Quantity Surveying
Ref: 1379 Date Posted: Tuesday 13 Apr 2021
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Quantity Surveyor

Our client is a leading cost consultant and project manager with a reputation for quality and innovation.  This role offers an excellent opportunity to join a company that have an impressive project portfolio and a real opportunity for career progression.

Our client is a leading provider of cost management and multi discipline services for the built environment. In response to an increase in workload they require two Quantity Surveyors to join their team to work on a diverse range of projects across multiple sectors. 

The Quantity Surveying Department is responsible for the cost management of projects from feasibility through planning, design, procurement and construction across all sectors.

As Cost Manager/Quantity Surveyor, you will be an integral member of a team working on a number of projects with multiple Clients. You will have responsibility for projects of various sizes, developing key relationships with Clients and colleagues.

Job responsibilities:

  • Prepare cost plans, feasibility studies including Value Engineering and Whole Life Cost Analysis.
  • Prepare robust tender documentation and pre–tender estimates.
  • Attend and actively contribute to client, site and design team meetings throughout the project programme.
  • Prepare contract documentation for execution by our Clients and their main contractors.
  • Actively carry out the post contract quantity surveying activities including:
    • Preparing cost reports and presenting them to the Clients project manager prior to issue.
    • Agreeing monthly valuations with the main contractors.
    • Valuing variations and instructions.
    • Agreeing final accounts
  • Assist in the management of relationships with various people, including Clients, project managers, consultants, suppliers, contractors, as well as the internal teams

Criteria:

  • Apply knowledge and experience to deliver thorough and well thought out work
  • Communicate clearly and concisely, taking the time to prepare and organise thoughts first
  • Proactively manage your own workload, prioritising and planning effectively
  • Keep abreast of current business and industry news
  • Begin to develop a professional network and represent the Brand positively
  • Demonstrate an enthusiasm for business development opportunities
  • Actively engage in continuous personal development

Previous experience and credentials

  • Degree in Quantity Surveying with two to five years post–graduation experience
  • Recently attained or working towards the APC
  • Both pre– and post–contract skills and experience, with a focus on cost planning and the use of billing software
  • Experience of working in a consultancy environment
  • Driving Licence

Compensation & Benefits

  • Competitive Base Salary
  • Bonus Scheme
  • Flexible Working
  • Pension Scheme
  • Health Cash Plan
  • Healthcare Scheme

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