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Boden Property are working with a market leading Civil Engineering and Contractor to source a Quantity Surveyor join their Leicestershire office. This company will present you with an excellent opportunity to gain invaluable experience and to progress their career with a highly reputable construction company, within a high standards and high rewards environment. The contractor are looking for someone with a minimum of 3 years experience, working on multimillion pound civils projects for house builders.
 
Quantity Surveyor
Key Responsibilities and Accountabilities:
• Understand the principles of safety on site and ensure that any concerns are addressed immediately with the support of the safety team, commercial team and/ or Directors as appropriate
• Provide administrative assistance to the commercial team
• Understand the implications of health and safety regulations to the Company sites
• Demonstrate ability to work independently and efficiently
• Build relationships and understand client’s and their requirements
• Apply value management and cost control
• Keep track of variations
• Assist with sub contract procurement/ allocation of work
• Prepare and analyse costings for tenders
• Assist with the preparation of tender and contract documents
• Understand the Company procurement function and its interaction with site and impact on overall job cost and performance
• Assist with identification of commercial risks and develop responses/ actions to them
• Assist with valuation of completed work and arrange payments
• Build an awareness of the different building contracts in current use applicable to the Company
• Undertake personal on-going development
• Other duties as reasonably required from time to time
 
Requirements:
• Minimum 3 A-Levels at Grade B and above or equivalent BTEC
• Relevant business experience of approximately 3 years
• Experience of/training in a Quantity Surveying/commercial background
• General reasoning ability and the ability to take on new concepts quickly and efficiently
• Proficient computer skills particularly in excel
• High level of accuracy and attention to detail
• Possess good skill with numbers and strong mathematical ability
• Ability to gather and analyse information skillfully
• Must hold a Full UK Driving license
• Sites are located throughout the country, must be able to respond to company requirements to attend sites
 

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