Our client is a pioneering real estate company dedicated to making a positive impact on local communities. They are a unique blend of advisors and developers, partnering with the UK’s largest Local Authorities and Housing Associations as a Strategic Development Partner to revitalise aging housing estates. Their mission is to provide high-quality affordable homes while prioritising place-making and enhancing the end-user experience in every development. They are currently seeking a Project Quantity Surveyor to join their team and contribute to their ongoing success.
We are looking for an experienced Project Quantity Surveyor to join their dynamic team. The ideal candidate will have a minimum of 5 years of experience in quantity surveying, preferably with a strong background in residential development. As a Quantity Surveyor, you will play a crucial role in early RIBA stage development projects, contributing to the successful delivery of the regeneration initiatives.
” Cost Estimation: Prepare accurate and detailed cost estimates for early-stage development projects, considering all aspects of construction and associated costs.
” Budget Management: Monitor project budgets, track expenses, and ensure cost-effectiveness throughout the development process.
” Tendering: Manage the tendering process, including the preparation of tender documents, evaluation of bids, and negotiation with contractors and suppliers.
” Contract Administration: Administer construction contracts, review variations, and ensure compliance with contractual terms and conditions.
” Value Engineering: Identify opportunities for value engineering to optimise costs without compromising quality and functionality.
” Risk Management: Assess and manage project risks related to costs, advising the project team on potential cost implications and mitigation strategies.
” Collaboration: Work closely with architects, engineers, contractors, and other stakeholders to ensure smooth communication and collaboration throughout the project lifecycle.
” Reporting: Provide regular progress reports to senior management, highlighting cost-related insights and recommendations.
Qualifications and Skills:
” Bachelor’s degree in Quantity Surveying or related field.
” Minimum of 5 years of experience in quantity surveying, preferably as a PQS or Developer client-side QS
” Proficiency in relevant software and tools for cost estimation and project management.
” Strong analytical skills and attention to detail.
” Excellent communication and negotiation abilities.
” Knowledge of relevant regulations and industry standards.
” RICS or other relevant professional certifications are a plus.
” Exciting Projects: Contribute to transformative regeneration projects that positively impact communities and neighbourhoods.
” Professional Growth: Enhance your skills and expertise while working alongside industry experts and mentors.
” Innovation: Be part of a company that values innovation and encourages creative problem-solving.
” Collaborative Environment: Work in a supportive and collaborative environment where your ideas and contributions are valued.
” Career Development: Access ongoing training and development opportunities to advance your career within the company.
If you are a passionate and experienced Quantity Surveyor looking to make a difference in the regeneration of communities, we invite you to apply.