senior/managing quantity surveyor in south west england

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south west england, greater london
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construction & property
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Do you have experience managing a team of Quantity Surveyors?

I'm looking for a Senior/Managing Quantity Surveyor to join my client, a well-known and growing contractor based in Essex. My client predominantly specialises in M&E, maintenance work, and structures in the rail market but growing across highway and EA work. If you're looking for an ongoing freelance position where you will be responsible for the day-to-day management of a small commercial team, please apply to this advert.

Location: Essex

Contract length: ongoing

Day rate: Dependant on exp.

Roles and responsibilities:

* Be responsible for initiating and leading tasks/processes
* 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 principal
* 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 major UK project
* 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 on major projects and M&E
* 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.

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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

BSc quantity surveying,BSc quantity surveying