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Near leighton buzzard, home counties
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14 jobs found for quantity surveyor jobs Near leighton buzzard, home counties

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Assistant Quantity Surveyor

Randstad CPE

Luton, HC
4 days ago
Luton, HC
£25k - £35k Per Year
4 days ago
£25k - £35k Per Year

Are you looking for an Assistant Quantity Surveying position? Do you want to work with an established company that will offer progression and growth? If so, please read below.

Role: Assistant Quantity Surveyor

Location: Bedfordshire

Salary: £25,000 - £35,000 + company car

Unique opportunity for an enthusiastic Quantity Surveyor to join a forward-thinking company where you will work closely with the Senior QS on a large scale new build commercial project.

The company are a market leading main contractor with an excellent regional presence and reputation. They have an impressive portfolio of blue chip clients and as a result of new plans to grow and expand, they are looking for an additional Assistant Quantity Surveyor to join their close knit, friendly team.

In this role you will play a key role assisting in the delivery of a large scale commercial new build project, value circa £9mil. You will work closely with the Senior QS and will receive lots of support to broaden your knowledge.

This is an excellent opportunity for the right candidate to be part of close knit team where you'll have excellent long term career prospects. The ideal candidate will have a Quantity Surveying related degree with a some experience within the industry.

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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Quantity Surveyor

Randstad CPE

Milton Keynes, HC
26 days ago
Milton Keynes, HC
£250 - £300 Per Day
26 days ago
£250 - £300 Per Day

Quantity Surveyor

Freelance - 3 Months Plus

Milton Keynes

£250-£300 a day

Civils Subcontractor - High Speed2

Currently have an opportunity for a freelance (outside of IR35) Quantity Surveyor to join a civil engineering sub contractor on HS2.

You will need NEC experience, ideally from a civils background.

The role is site based, in Buckinghamshire on a 3 month rolling contract.

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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Quantity Surveyor

Randstad CPE

Buckinghamshire, HC
28 days ago
Buckinghamshire, HC
£250 - £300 Per Day
28 days ago
£250 - £300 Per Day

Quantity Surveyor

Freelance - 3 Months Plus

Buckinghamshire

£250-£300 a day

HS2 Civils Subcontractor

Currently have an opportunity for a freelance (outside of IR35) Quantity Surveyor to join a civil engineering sub contractor on HS2.

You will need NEC experience, specifically option E.

The role is site based, in Buckinghamshire on a 3 month rolling contract.

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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Quantity Surveyor - Demolition

HUNTER MASON CONSULTING LIMITED

Beaconsfield, HC
5 days ago
Beaconsfield, HC
£45k - £50k Per Year
5 days ago
£45k - £50k Per Year

Samples of projects

Demolition of existing building, construction of mixed use scheme comprising 244 sqm of retail space (Class A1), 23 flats (11 x one bed, 12 x two bed), associated access, car parking, bin and cycle storage and landscaping.

Demolition of existing Two dwellings and the erection of two detached dwellings with basements and alteration to vehicular access point

Demolition of the existing dwelling and erection of 2 detached dwellings with detached garages

Construction of swimming pool complex

Demolition of existing Two Dwellings &  Erection of two detached buildings comprising 10 apartments with basement parking.

Small works from Handyman days to Small extension  

Estimating Side

•Comply with Estimating Best Practice processes.

•Responsible for receipt of accurate records of tender and contract documents.

•Prepare detailed bills of quantities to allow tenderers to price works accurately.

•Compile tender comparisons to ensure only complete sub contract bids are considered.

•Present tender at settlement meeting and demonstrate comprehensive knowledge of best winning approach to be taken.

•Liaising with the wider project team throughout the tender process to organise and collate site and project data, and to produce the most economical and logistically sound solutions.

•Producing further estimates based on our design and build contracts, including value engineering and design advice.

•Attending commercial review meetings to present estimates clearly and accurately.

Surveying Side

•Cost reporting across different works

•Sub-contractor procurement

•Organise and manage subcontract settlements

•Identify risks with project team

•Provide support for any legal or contract issues on project

•Act as Client interface

•Attendance at monthly progress meetings

•Attend regular site visits

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Senior Quantity Surveyor

Randstad CPE

Stevenage, HC
24 days ago
Stevenage, HC
£65k - £70k Per Year
24 days ago
£65k - £70k Per Year

Are you looking for a new position as a Senior Quanity Surveyor? Do you have Main Contracting experience running projects up to £5mil in value? If so, please read on!


Overview: My client is an ambitious Regional Contractor looking to grow their team.
Role: This role is a No.1 Senior Quantity Surveying position for a growing Regional Contractor. The average project varies from £500k - £10mil in value and they build across a variety of commercial sectors. My client is searching for an ambitious and driven Senior Quantity surveyor who can run projects from start to finish.
About you: The correct candidate will need a strong background in construction and has driven similar projects from start to finish. Experience within a variety of new build projects from education, industrial, commercial and health care would be advantageous. The ideal candidate would be looking to grow their career and flourish within a growing company.
What to do next: If this opportunity does interest you and are keen to hear more about this position please apply or call the Ranstad Welwyn Garden City Team on 01707 378 378. If you're in the market for a new role but this position is not an ideal match do not hesitate to get in contact as we have a multitude of different vacancies with a range of leading Main contractors and developers.

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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Senior Quantity Surveyor

Costain

Courteenhall, MID
30+ days ago
Courteenhall, MID
30+ days ago

We are looking for a Senior Quantity Surveyor.

Costain helps to improve people’s lives with integrated, leading edge, smart infrastructure solutions across the UK’s energy, water, transportation and defence markets. We help our clients improve their business performance by increasing capacity, improving customer service, safeguarding security, enhancing resilience, decarbonising and delivering increased efficiency. Our vision is to be the UK’s leading smart infrastructure solutions company. We will achieve this by focusing on blue chip clients whose major spending plans are underpinned by strategic national needs, regulatory commitments, legislation or essential performance requirements. We offer our clients leading edge solutions that are digitally optimised through the following five services which cover the whole lifecycle of their assets: future-shaping strategic consultancy; consultancy and advisory; digital technology solutions; asset optimisation and complex programme delivery. Our culture and values underpin everything we do.

 

For more information visit www.costain.com

 

Smart Motorways ease any expedite traffic flow by converting the hard shoulder to a running lane and using new technology to vary speed limits in response to driving conditions.  Works will include installing a new ducted infrastructure system, installing overhead electronic signs and central barrier replacement work.

 

The M1 J13-16 SM ALR delivery team is expanding to accommodate additional workload generated by an early extension of the scheme from junction 15 to junction 16 (a further 20km of open work site). We are looking for highly motivated Site Engineers with an ambition to work on a challenging infrastructure scheme. The Smart Motorway Programme will be a mainstay of Costain Highways Sector workload for the next 10 years following the successful award of the Smart Motorway Alliance in April. This is a great opportunity to gain experience of the exciting and dynamic projects the Alliance has to offer. The role on the M1 J13-16 SM ALR scheme will include a variety of different disciplines including earthworks, piling, FRC, drainage, pavements, structural steelwork and vehicle restraint systems.

 

Flexible working: We welcome you to ask about the flexibility you need. This might be part-time, remote working, or compressed hours for example. Anyone who applies for a role can ask about flexibility at interview. In return, we will explore what is possible for the role. 

 


The role of a Senior Quantity Surveyor is to manage all assigned commercial activities within the project environment. The Senior Quantity Surveyor will be involved with all aspects of the project lifecycle, seeking to minimise the costs of a project and enhance value for money whilst achieving the required standards and quality in accordance with contract and Customer’s and/or Contract Leader expectations.

 

This role may work independently, managing a small commercial team or under the direction of and report to a more senior commercial designation.

 
Key Responsibilities:

  • Undertaking the efficient and effective management and issuing of accurate, timely and compliant notices and correspondence
  • Ensuring contractual and commercial risks and opportunities are identified to the Contract Leader
  • Preparation and agreement of applications for payment or the assessment & preparation of payment
  • Maintaining registers of variations, delay, extension times and claims
  • Compliant and consistent implementation of the Company's commercial policies and procedures.
  • Assist with preparation of monthly progress valuations and claims for work completed.
  • Interfacing with Customer’s commercial and project teams
  • Produce pre-Contract tender negotiations & reports where necessary
  • Produce monthly cost reports, forecasts, and Contract Leader Reports
  • Review value management and advise on Risk management
  • Prepare supply chain enquiries, negotiate, administer and finalise / close out supply chain
  • Plan and implement change management and cost control
  • Monitor and update supply chain procurement plan including benchmarking
  • Ongoing liaison with site team, supply chain and Customers’ representatives
  • Provide contractual advice to the project / site team as and when
  • Maintaining awareness of the different construction contracts in current use
  • Understanding the implications of health, safety and environmental
  • Ensure all health, safety and environmental risk situations are brought to the attention of Contract Leader / Project Manager

 


  • Min 5 years post-graduate commercial experience in the construction industry with demonstrable track record of achievement
  • Demonstrable financial and commercial acumen
  • Practical approach, logical thought process and a methodical way of working
  • A creative and innovative approach to problem-solving
  • Extensive experience of setting up and/or operating office management systems including filing systems and document control and
  • Extensive experience of technical minute taking at contractual meetings and able to demonstrate the ability to collate information, prepare reports, payment certificates and interim financial reports and closeout
  • Extensive experience of drafting effective contractual correspondence and the facilitation of collaborative solutions
  • Experience of developing & implementing procurement and contract strategies
  • Proven negotiating and team-working skills with the ability to motivate and lead a team
  • Strong analytical skills
  • Demonstrable legal, contractual and construction knowledge
  • Confidence and ability to assert influence

Qualifications:

  • Holds an RICS / CICES accredited degree
  • Senior Quantity Surveyors will hold or be nearing completion of Full Membership with RICS / CIECS

 


We listened to our employees so our Core Benefits are funded by us and include a Group Pension Scheme, Employee Assistance Programme, Life Assurance, Income Protection and funded membership to a Professional Institute. In addition to this we also offer a Private Healthcare Scheme, Private Dental Scheme, Cycle to Work, Volunteering Days and Save as You Earn Scheme.  

 

At Costain we aim to be an accessible, diverse and inclusive organisation to continue to meet our customers’ needs. We will be industry leading in our approach and people from all backgrounds will be proud to work for Costain. Our goal is to have a workforce that is representative of society.

 

We actively encourage applications from candidates who have a relationship with the armed forces community whether as a currently serving member or reservist, ex-military or wounded personnel or as a member of a service family.

 

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Senior Quantity Surveyor or Quantity Surveyor

Navartis

Buckingham, HC
30+ days ago
Buckingham, HC
30+ days ago
Job description
Job Title:
Senior Quantity Surveyor or Quantity Surveyor my client is also interested in hearing from Assistant Quantity Surveyor (AQS), Project Quantity Surveyor (PQS)
Location:
Buckinghamshire, ideally suited for those who are based in Aylesbury, Luton, Marlow, High Wycombe, Milton Keynes
Day rate:
£325 up to £380 per day, dependant on experience & background)
Duration:
6 months plus
Start Date:
ASAP
Project Information;
To be working for an Tier 1 contractor within Roads & Highways covering a range of civil engineering projects
To be suitable for the position you must have;
An understanding of Civil engineering and Highways measurement principles and able to apply these to preparing Target Costs, Cost Plans, PIDs and Valuations: (Taking off from the drawings and preparing BOQs or Schedule of Activities as per requirement)
Ability to engage and communicate with client, stakeholders, subcontractors and third parties.
Good written and verbal communication skills.
Good understanding of IT systems (Microsoft Office).
At least 4+ years' experience in Construction performing commercial duties.
A good understanding of NEC3 conditions of contract, particularly options A, B, C and E.
Role Information;
Production and review of CVR's
Carry out site measurements or liaise with operations teams for assessing subcontractors' payment applications and final accounts.
To make sure that liabilities are put on subcontractor payment management system as per subcontractors' application figures.
Prior experience on how to receive and regularly update the records as per subcontractor record sheets.
Experience on how to carry out cost management by using CVR technique.
Navartis Ltd is a specialist recruitment company supplying highly skilled technical and management professionals within the global Transportation, Civil Engineering & Utility industries, if you are seeking a new position our recruitment team can locate the opportunity to suit your needs.
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Quantity Surveyor

Navartis

Milton Keynes, HC
30+ days ago
Milton Keynes, HC
30+ days ago
Job description
Job Title:
Quantity Surveyor, also keen to hear from Assistant Quantity Surveyors
Location:
Milton Keynes, Northampton, Watford, Hemel Hempstead
Salary / Benefits:
£35000 - £42000 plus £5500 car allowance / car package, BUPA, Life Cover, 25 days holiday plus bank
Start Date:
ASAP, however happy to wait out notice periods of up to 3 months
Company Information:
Main Tier 1 Rail Contractor
To be suitable for the position you must have;
- A minimum of 3 years commercial experience.
- Experience working in a rail or civil engineering commercial environment.
Role Information;
- Production of monthly accounting, costing, contract, management and financial information on a timely basis for inclusion in the monthly accounts package.
- Liaison with the Project Managers, regarding ongoing costs, current position and variations in contracts.
- Producing clear and concise calculations and measurements
Navartis Ltd is a specialist recruitment company supplying highly skilled technical and management professionals within the global Transportation, Civil Engineering & Utility industries, if you are seeking a new position our recruitment team can locate the opportunity to suit your needs.
Navartis Ltd is a specialist recruitment company supplying highly skilled technical and management professionals within the global Transportation, Civil Engineering & Utility industries, if you are seeking a new position our recruitment team can locate the opportunity to suit your needs.
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Quantity Surveyor

Glencar Construction

St Albans, EN
23 days ago
St Albans, EN
23 days ago
Company Description

ABOUT GLENCAR

Glencar Construction was founded in 2016. A family run business, a family culture and what employees would describe as a ‘Fun, engaging & motivating place to work’.

We are a contractor that specialises in the creation of high-quality turnkey facilities in partnership with some of the UK’s leading developers, occupiers, retailers and logistics businesses.

 

OUR VALUES

Glencar Construction has 5 key values that we live and breathe. Would you be happy to work by these values?

  • Customer First
  • Teamwork and Collaboration
  • Strategic Partnerships
  • Sustainability and Safety
  • Integrity and Excellence
Job Description
  • Knowledge and use of GCL surveying forms/management systems
  • Maintain on site records/photos/etc
  • Liaise with site management team to fill out labour allocation sheets
  • Lead project meetings i.e. design team, client progress meetings
  • Approval of PO's after request from site team and quote received from TQS/AQS
  • Carry out TRM Meetings with Operations team for sub-contractor orders
  • Prepare sub-contract order documents with no or minimal errors for review/approval by SQS/MQS
  • Measure, price, negotiate and agree budgets and costs for variations to project scope for review with QS/SQS
  • Complete sub-contractor liabilities to feed into forecast
  • Complete cost projections i.e. Labourers, Engineer, other staff, plant, materials
  • Follow procurement schedule to achieve timely procurement of sub-contractor packages
  • Prepare and issue revised sub-contractor enquiries in line with project procurement schedule
  • Carry out evaluation and comparison for sub-contract packages for recommendation to SQS/MQS in line with Contract Budgets
  • Value sub-contractors works in line with project valuation dates
  • Carrying on sub-contractor payment notices for review with SQS/MQS in line with agreed payment terms
  • Complete and monitor Collateral Warranty Schedule
  • Carry out external client valuations maximising value and achieving overvalue
  • Complete initial forecast ensuring correct revenue/cost completed in conjunction with Estimator
  • Carry out monthly forecasts ensuring accurate reporting of project position
  • Help in the preparation and completion of external reporting for monthly progress meetings
  • Maintaining control over main contract and ensuring it is followed with design adhered to and any variations are picked up with EA
  • Management of TQS/AQS on site
Qualifications
  • Bachelor's, HND or equivalent in QS field
  • Technical writing and reporting skills with ability to communicate technical knowledge in a clear and understandable manner
  • Experience of industrial and/or built environment projects

Additional Information

BENEFITS:

  • 25 days annual leave bank holidays
  • Loyalty scheme – 1 additional day annual leave following 3 years’ service, an additional day every year after up to a maximum of 5   
  • Pension scheme – We match up to 6%
  • Wellbeing support
  • Mobile phone allowance
  • 4:00pm finish on Fridays
  • Dress down Fridays
  • Health care
  • Life Insurance cover
  • Annual Christmas & summer parties
  • Monthly team breakfast mornings
  • Regular team building activity
  • Refer a friend
  • Cycle to work scheme

 

Being a part of the Glencar family will have many benefits to you; Not only will you be joining a fun, vibrant and friendly team, there will be many opportunities for your personal and professional development. We are a rapidly growing and successful business and our priority is to invest in our employees.

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Senior Quantity Surveyor

Navartis

Buckinghamshire, HC
30+ days ago
Buckinghamshire, HC
30+ days ago
Job description
Job Title:
Senior Quantity Surveyor also keen to hear from Commercial Managers
Location:
Buckinghamshire
Salary / Benefits:
£50,000 - £60,000 per annum, dependant on level of experience plus bonus
Start Date:
ASAP
Company Information:
Working for an established and experienced railway infrastructure contractor on one of the biggest railway infrastructure Joint Ventures in the UK.
To be suitable for the position you must have;
- Worked in a commercial role ideally with in a Civil Engineering environment
- Civil or Mechanical Engineering background
- Knowledge of NEC3 Option C / E forms of Contract.
- Working towards or hold membership of an appropriate recognised professional institution
Although not essential it would also be advantageous if you have;
A degree or relevant qualifications (Quantity Surveying, Engineering, Commercial management.etc)
Role Information;
- Manage all aspects of commercial and cost management of a project or group of projects as designated by the Senior Commercial Manager
- Ensure subcontracts are properly prepared
- Reporting on actual costs v estimate and identifying underlying reasons for any variance and resolutions
- Ensure all project team members (including site staff) understand contractual arrangements to meet Client and partner requirements
- Work in collaboration with the Delivery Team
- Make sure accurate Final Accounts are prepared in a timely manner
Navartis Ltd is a specialist recruitment company supplying highly skilled technical and management professionals within the global Transportation, Civil Engineering & Utility industries, if you are seeking a new position our recruitment team can locate the opportunity to suit your needs.

Salary

£25k - £35k Per Year

Job Type

full-time

Posted

4 days ago

Description

Are you looking for an Assistant Quantity Surveying position? Do you want to work with an established company that will offer progression and growth? If so, please read below.

Role: Assistant Quantity Surveyor

Location: Bedfordshire

Salary: £25,000 - £35,000 + company car

Unique opportunity for an enthusiastic Quantity Surveyor to join a forward-thinking company where you will work closely with the Senior QS on a large scale new build commercial project.

The company are a market leading main contractor with an excellent regional presence and reputation. They have an impressive portfolio of blue chip clients and as a result of new plans to grow and expand, they are looking for an additional Assistant Quantity Surveyor to join their close knit, friendly team.

In this role you will play a key role assisting in the delivery of a large scale commercial new build project, value circa £9mil. You will work closely with the Senior QS and will receive lots of support to broaden your knowledge.

This is an excellent opportunity for the right candidate to be part of close knit team where you'll have excellent long term career prospects. The ideal candidate will have a Quantity Surveying related degree with a some experience within the industry.

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.