Quantity Surveyor

Location City of London
Discipline: Quantity Surveying
Job type: Permanent
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Contact name: Georgie Marden

Contact email: georgie.marden@aldwychconsulting.com
Job ref: BBBH2513_1718122441
Published: about 1 month ago


Are you an experienced Quantity Surveyor in London? Are you looking for a company that will invest in and support YOU? Are you looking for a new opportunity to work on a wide range of different projects across multiple sectors including infrastructure, residential, commercial and many more? If so, this company wants to hear from you!

We are working with a highly reputable consultancy firm, who are looking for Quantity Surveyors to join their innovative and ambitious team in London. You will have the opportunity to work on a variety of projects across multiple sectors, perfect for someone who wants to expand their career. You will need to handle pressure with ease and thrive in fast paced environments.

This role is perfect for someone who wants to grow their career and fulfil their potential. With a wide range of benefits, and one of the best APC programmes in the UK, this firm takes great pride in ensuring all their employees are set up for success. If you're looking for rapid progression and projects that will create an impact, apply now!!

Responsibilities of the Successful Quantity Surveyor:

  • Assist in establishing client's requirements and undertake initial cost planning exercises.

  • Carry out cost planning and value engineering to RIBA design stages and give informed client cost advice.

  • Have an understanding and developing an opinion on procurement strategies.

  • Prepare tender and contract documents, including BOQ's for checking by senior staff.

  • Carry out tender appraisals and identify a recommendation for the client.

  • Monitor and record costs of projects.

  • Identify risks to projects and assess cost variations.

  • Value completed works and arrange payments in accordance with the contract.

  • Be able to produce draft project or claim reports under the supervision of senior staff.

  • Issue notices in accordance with the contract under claim situation.

  • Liaise and confidently communicate with other members of the project or client team.

  • Maintain detailed variation and risk register information.

  • Able to prepare draft final accounts.


Requirements of the Successful Quantity Surveyor:

  • Confident to attend and input into project meetings.

  • Gaining experience or understanding of the CVR process.

  • An understanding of ADR methods.

  • Thorough knowledge of construction techniques and principles.

  • Demonstrates an appetite for CPD.

  • Numerate.

  • Reliable and trustworthy.

  • Good IT skills.

  • Smart & presentable.

  • Confident.

  • Accuracy and attention to detail.

  • Good communicator.

  • Ability to follow work instructions.

  • Ability to work as part of a team.

Aldwych Consulting 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 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.