Quantity Surveyor

  • Job Reference: GM - QS - ESS
  • Date Posted: 7 April 2021
  • Recruiter: Daniel Owen Ltd
  • Website: https://www.danielowen.co.uk/
  • Location: Essex
  • Salary: £40,000 to £45,000
  • Bonus/Benefits: + Benefits/Bonus
  • Sector: Construction
  • Job Type: Permanent

Job Description

Quantity Surveyor


Permanent - £40,000 - £45,000

Planned Maintenance

Daniel Owen are proud to be representing a well-known housing association/local authority based in Essex who are looking for a highly skilled Quantity Surveyor to join their team.

They are looking for an experienced Quantity Surveyor who is experienced in small to large scale projects and experience working within a housing association, contractor or local authority.

  • Managing all commercial aspects of the project including repairs, refurbishment and adaptations across multiple contracts.
  • Producing monthly valuations and applications, for direct submittal to the client.
  • Managing monthly commercial reporting Responsible for the day-to-day administration of the commercial and construction function of the Project(s)
  • Demonstrate a deep understanding of the project(s) contractual and commercial requirements.
  • Demonstrates a sound understanding around the valuations cycle and associated deadlines, prioritising and managing both their own and the team's time accordingly.
  • Establish and maintain strong relationships with and effectively interfaced at peer level with company clients to agree valuations and variations.
  • Interface with and form productive effective relationships with the site team(s) and the client team.
  • Demonstrate inspirational leadership of the Commercial team around supporting, mentoring and coaching Graduates, Trainees and QS's, proactively assisting with their role specific training and development.
  • Must have social housing, local authority or contractor experience managing small to large scale projects.

Key Knowledge:

  • Property services/construction industry knowledge
  • IT and Excel Literate
  • HNC or Degree in Quantity Surveying qualification required.
  • RICS accredited.

If this sounds like a role that suits your profile, then feel free to get in touch.