Senior Quantity Surveyor - Groundworks

Posted 11 June by Clifton Shard Recruitment

£50,000- £60,000 (negotiable) + Car/ Car allowance

Clifton Shard are working exclusively with successful Groundworks company in Reading who work on commercial groundworks projects ranging in size from £50k to £10 million. The majority of their work is down to repeat business with a number of major construction companies including Balfour Beatty, Wates Construction, Keepmoat and ISG. They undertake a wide variety projects within civil engineering, ground work and small demolition projects.

Role & Responsibilities:

  • Manage the commercial aspects of the projects
  • Prepare and submit variations to clients
  • Manage Sub-Contractors
  • Visit projects on a weekly basis
  • Submitting valuations and subsequent client meetings in order to maximize value
  • Ensure that the projects are run as per the sub-contract
  • Liaise with the internal project team to ensure that the projects are managed effectively
  • Adhere to strict deadlines
  • Successfully manage a number of different projects in a variety of sectors

Person Specification :

We are interested in speaking with experienced Quantity Surveyors that have 5+ years of commercial groundworks or civils experience.

Essential Skills:

  • Full UK Driving license
  • Strong computer and IT package skills
  • Commercial acumen
  • Good communication skills
  • Attention to detail
  • Problem solving ability
  • Able to manage multiple projects at one time

Preferred Skills

  • Experience of Eque2 Evaluate and Construct
  • Experience of ground modelling software
  • Use of Microsoft Project
  • Experience of Concrete Frames
  • Experience of dispute resolution

This is a great opportunity for someone who enjoys a busy role working under pressure and contributing to the success of the business. My client is a growing company so there is real opportunity to make a difference and become a valued employee.

If you are interested, please apply online today and we will be in touch within 2 working days to discuss your application. If you would like to discuss the opportunity before applying, please contact Lisa Tancock who will be happy to answer any questions you have.

Required skills

  • Quantity Surveying
  • Groundworks

Application questions

Are you an experienced groundworks Quantity Surveyor?
Do you have experience of commercial groundworks?

Reference: 34157087

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