quantity surveyor in hastings

job type
£ 330 per day
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job details

hastings, south east
job category
construction & property
job type
working hours
£ 330 per day
reference number
QS - Hastings
0162 235 7230
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job description

Quantity Surveyor needed.

Are you a Quantity Surveyor looking for a new contract in Sussex? We've just landed a new Quantity Surveyor role which might be of interest?

Location: Hastings, East Sussex

Contract type: Freelance

Start date: Dec 2018

Duration: TBC

Salary/Rate: £330-£380 per day (dependant upon experience)

Randstad CPE contact: David Baker (Brighton Branch)

The Company

A well respected national contractor that typically works in the Leisure, Retail, and healthcare sectors.

The Project

A design & build contract worth £7 million building a new build care home.

The Role

As one of 2 Project Surveyors you will be responsible for managing a variety of packages under a site based Senior Surveyor. Your role will include but not be limited to:

* Manage commercial resources of the project to maximise margin through the placement of subcontractor contracts.
* Control subcontract packages from enquiry through to final account.
* Package management and change control.
* Regularly review with the team contractual risks and implement strategies to mitigate risk.
* Assessment of variations and valuations of subcontractor accounts.
* Authorise placement of contracts, materials and plant orders.
* Maximise cash flow through the control, measurement (including quantity), negotiation, invoicing and payment of the supply chain.

About You

* You will have gained circa 5+ years experience, ideally working for a main/principal contractor.
* Have a solid level of education including a minimum of HND qualification (Quantity Surveying or Construction Management is desirable).
* The ability to work seamlessly with clients and the supply chain.
* Be able to control subcontract packages from enquiry through to final account.
* Strong IT literacy in Microsoft Office packages.
* Recent and relevant experience (at least 2 years with a main/principal contractor).
* Strong organisational skills with proven time management skills.

What you will get in return:

* A very competitive day rate.
* Opportunity for further contracts across the Kent & Sussex region.
* Access to a host of training course through Randstad CPE.
* The chance to work on a well resourced project.

What to do next:

If you feel this role meets your expectations please click apply and upload your latest cv. If you are seeking a new role in the future please feel free to contact Randstad CPE's Brighton branch for a confidential discussion where we can provide advice, assistance with training and update you on our latest vacancies.

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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educational requirements

HND quantity surveying