quantity surveyor in southampton

job type
£ 40,000 per year
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job details

southampton, south east
job category
construction & property
job type
working hours
£ 40,000 per year
reference number
0203 680 0640
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job description

Sensational opportunity for a Quantity Surveyor or Senior Quantity Surveyor to join a market leading cost management team based in Southampton!!!

A leading consultancy is seeking a Quantity Surveyor or Senior Quantity Surveyor who will be responsible for managing commercial aspects of commissions and/or projects including governance, fee management activities, together with internal job costings and resource requirements. You will prepare fee proposals and bid submissions under guidance of senior colleagues, and should be able to manage the client relationship and service delivery on a project basis in conjunction with other colleagues.

You will have the opportunity to work on a wide variety of major schemes which would be a fantastic addition to your CV.


* Competitive salary
* Fantastic benefits package
* Amazing social team and environment


* Work within a team and provide a range of Quantity Surveying / Employer's Agent duties from project inception through to completion
* Prepare Cost Plans/Estimates/Bills of Quantities/Tender Documents
* Provide post contract Quantity Surveying / Employer's Agent services
* Prepare data and reports to timescales in a format required by line management/client
* Assist in mentoring and development of junior staff
* Work collaboratively with other service teams to provide an integrated approach to client delivery
* Managing client relationships and service delivery on a project basis, in conjunction with senior management
* You shall hold a broad contact and knowledge base of local markets and will be able to demonstrate a track record of supporting of the generation of repeat business


* You will be qualified with a B.Sc (or equivalent) in Quantity Surveying
* Have extensive experience with both private and public sector clients on major projects and a working knowledge of NEC forms of contract
* Being commercially aware, you will be able to work well as part of a team and demonstrate the people management skills to support and mentor where required
* A knowledge and understanding of the component parts of a project and overall construction costs coupled with a competent knowledge of a range of project procurement options
* Great interpersonal skills, an ability to communicate effectively (both internally and with Clients), and a willingness and determination to progress your career quickly
* You will have the necessary ambition and drive to deliver a high-quality professional service
* IT skills, such as Office, Outlook, BIM / CAD measure, Cost Planning software (eg CATO)
* Self-motivation and keen to become an integral office team member
* An ability to make you own informed decisions and work unsupervised when necessary
* Ideally, you will be a Chartered member of the RICS

For more information on this position please call Toby Willetts on 0203 6800640 today!!!

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.

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