Quantity Surveyor

Posted 03 July 2024
Salary £60000 - £65000 per annum
LocationGreater London
Job type Permanent
Sectors Built Environment
Contact NameAndreas Vella

Job description

Role: Quantity Surveyor
Location: Central London.  

We are currently in the process of hiring a Quantity Surveyor to oversee the estimation of costs, material quantities, and project timelines for the refurbishment of a large-scale mixed-use construction project based in Zone 1 Central London.
The successful candidate will be working and reporting directly to the lead project manager as well as working closely alongside external client staff, key stakeholders, and the internal team. You will be expected to be fully responsible for the management of specific tasks while on-site.

This is a permanent role with regular Monday – Friday working hours and has a salary of up to £65,000.
As a Freelance Quantity Surveyor, your principal roles and responsibilities will include:
  • Undertaking cost analysis for repair and maintenance project work.
  • Prepare and analyse project costings for tenders, such as materials, quantities, labour, and time.
  • Perform risk and value management, and cost control during construction.
  • Identify, analyse, and develop responses to commercial risks.
  • Negotiate contracts and work schedules.
  • Managing project budget, ensuring value for money.
  • Analyse outcomes and write detailed progress reports.
  • Advise and implement a procurement strategy.
Essential criteria:
  • Must have 3+ years of Quantity Surveying Experience.
  • Experience working for a principal contractor.
  • Effective analytical thinking skills.
  • Exceptional attention to detail.
  • Be available to start within the next 3 weeks.
  • Able to be based in Northwest London on site 5 days a week.
If you fit this role and would like to find out more then please do not hesitate to get in touch with Andreas; andreas.vella@peoplegroup.com or send in your CV for consideration and we will be in touch.