quantity surveyor/site manager in christchurch

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christchurch, canterbury
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3 years
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We are looking to recruit a QUANTITY SURVEYOR with SITE MANAGEMENT experience from the commercial industry that has the ability to assist in the running and financials of commercial projects up to the value of $3mil. With a number of projects under your belt already and a proven track record in the New Zealand construction sector you will be looking for your next challenge. The ability to forge client relationships and manage the front-end process with clients is essential.

This contractor has a firm grip on the Christchurch market, with a number of commercial projects already underway and more to start. They require a Site Manager to run the day to day site and manage the financials to keep the projects on time and on budget. The projects you would be running would be part of their smaller commercial projects up to $3mil.

Team: fun - work hard play hard attitude, driven, focused and deliver on time

What the role needs:

  • 3-6 years experience in the light commercial/ commercial sector (up to $5mil) working with a main contractor.
  • Development of costs and budgets from the concept stage through to financial completion
  • Working closely with your client to provide up to date financial progress
  • Negotiating with contractors and suppliers throughout the construction process
  • Completing detailed measurement, cost reporting and contract administration
  • Completing monthly financial reports for both client and internal management
  • Identifying and managing variations and additional works
  • Excellent communication skills at all levels with the ability to build relationships
  • Management of the day to day running of the site
  • Working closely with the subcontractors and maintaining the level of quality control and H&S on site.

To apply submit your CV. For a confidential chat about this opportunity/other alternative positions available or discuss your career direction and potential, please contact Harrie Clack on:

Phone +64 3 335 3840

The Randstad CPE team: Tanya Guerin (Commercial Construction), Harrie Clack (Commercial Construction) and Lorraine Toppo (Civil Construction) are currently resourcing for a number of permanent and contract positions nationwide. For full details please visit our website at www.randstad.co.nz or call the team on 0800 86 96 75. Thank you.

Only those with a Valid Work Visa or Full Working Rights for New Zealand will be considered.


At Randstad, we are passionate about providing equal employment opportunities and embracing diversity to the benefit of all. We actively encourage applications from any background.


Site Management & Quantity Surveying

educational requirements

Vocational/Professional Qualification