Senior Quantity Surveyor / Employers Agent - Leeds

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    Leeds, West Yorkshire

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    £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum

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    Lauren White

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  • Published:

    13 days ago

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Senior Quantity Surveyor - Employers Agent


£45K DOE

An excellent opportunity has arisen for a Senior Quantity Surveyor / Employers Agent, to join an international Design and Engineering Consultancy.

Due to recent business wins within the residential / extra care sector our client is seeking to recruit a Senior Quantity Surveyor / Employers Agent to be based in the Leeds office.

The Role

As Senior Quantity Surveyor, you will be responsible for but not limited to:
* Working within a team and providing a range of Quantity Surveying / Employer's Agent duties from project inception through to completion
* Preparing Cost Plans/Estimates/Bills of Quantities/Tender Documents
* Providing post contract Quantity Surveying / Employer's Agent services
* Preparation of data and reports to timescales in a format required by line management/client.
* Work collaboratively with other service teams to provide an integrated approach to client delivery.
* Managing client relationships and service delivery on a project basis, in conjunction with senior management

The Candidate

As the ideal candidate you will be qualified with a BSc (or equivalent) in Quantity Surveying and a Chartered member of the RICS

You will have extensive experience with both private and public sector clients on major projects and a working knowledge of JCT and NEC forms of contract.

As a candidate you will be commercially aware, you'll work well as part of a team and demonstrate the people management skills to support and mentor where required. You shall hold a broad contact and knowledge base of local markets and will be able to demonstrate a track record of supporting of the generation of repeat business

A knowledge and understanding of the component parts of a project and overall construction costs coupled with a competent knowledge of a range of project procurement options is required. In addition, IT skills, such as Office, Outlook, BIM / CAD measure, Cost Planning software e.g. CATO are desired.

To Apply;
If you are interested in discussing further, please send your CV to lwhite@astutetechnical.co.uk or call Lauren on 02392222965 .

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