Quantity Surveyor

Location: Kettering, Northamptonshire Salary: £48000 - £53000 per annum + £6k car, pension & package
Sector: Construction, Commercial Specialism:
Type: Permanent Contact: Matthew Clegg

Quantity Surveyor
£45,000 to £52,000 + £6,000 car & package

I have an opportunity for a Quantity Surveyor to join one of the UK's leading infrastructure contractors with a specialist business unit focused on delivering work for clients including UKPN, SSE & National Grid. The Quantity Surveyor will be joining a new team that ultimately reports to an experienced, approachable and driven Commercial Manager. You'll be given a platform for career development, exposure to an interesting project for one of the largest clients in the utilities sector.

Reporting to a Senior Quantity Surveyor, you'll be working on pre & post contract duties on this new £12m, NEC Option A new build that includes the construction of a new substation to supply a new Network Rail ATFS. The programme also includes connection of two new large Super Grid Transformers. Some of your duties will include:

  • Procurement
  • Contract administration
  • Subcontract management
  • Cost reporting
  • Final account negotiation

As the Quantity Surveyor, you'll play a key role in the successful delivery of the contract which in turn will ensure repeat work from this large, high profile client. You'll be given the support to pursue chartership with the RICS, a career path that's set out for you from your first day that includes realistic goals to help you progress and a competitive salary & package that includes:

  • Starting salary of up to £52,000
  • Company car or car allowance of £6,000
  • 27 days annual leave
  • Private pension contributions
  • Private healthcare
  • Payment of professional fees

Quantity Surveyors considering this opportunity will need to have experience working for a main contractor and familiar with large utilities, infrastructure or civil engineering projects. You'll need to be confident working with clients, have a strong understanding on the NEC contract and excellent communication skills. You'll also need to have a degree in Quantity Surveying, Civil Engineering or Construction Management. You'll also need to be willing to travel to their main office in London as required.

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