Project Quantity Surveyor

Location: Reading, Berkshire Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum
Sector: Construction, Commercial Specialism:
Type: Permanent Contact: Matthew Clegg

Project Quantity Surveyor
c.£55k + package

An opportunity for a Project Quantity Surveyor has arisen with one of the UK's top civil engineering contractors on a long term framework covering Berkshire. Valued at £10m per year and covering both reactive repairs and major projects, the contract promises to provide the successful Project Quantity Surveyor exposure to interesting projects, an opportunity to put your own mark on the contract and assist with the development of junior surveyors.

As the Project Quantity Surveyor, you'll be carrying out pre & post contract duties on a variety of projects including highway maintenance, bridge maintenance, street lighting, improvement schemes, emergency response and surface salting. Some of your duties will include:

  • Sub-contract management including the placing of subcontract orders, ensuring subcontract conditions are being followed, subcontractor procurement, measuring, negotiating of prices and rates, dispute resolution
  • Contract management including on site measures, identify and challenge changes & variations, manage commercial and contractual queries from the client, prepare and submit variations to the client
  • Cost forecasting
  • Prepare and submit CVR's

In return, the Project Quantity Surveyor can expect the support of an approachable Managing Quantity Surveyor alongside the autonomy to run and maintain your own contracts and team. You'll be working on a variety of projects including both low value/high volume work and schemes valued to £50k. You'll also have a competitive salary & package that includes:

  • Starting salary of up to £55,000
  • Car allowance
  • Pension contributions
  • Private healthcare
  • 25 days annual leave
  • Discretionary bonus
  • Yearly pay & performance reviews

Project Quantity Surveyors considering this opportunity will need to have experience within the NEC suite of contracts alongside excellent communication skills, a client facing approach and a willingness to develop and mentor more junior surveyors.

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