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Senior Quantity Surveyor - D&B Residential

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Job Description

My client are a Privately Owned Main Contractor who have been established for c. 15 years, based in Luton.

Their projects consist mostly of prime D&B Residential Developments. Typical contract values range from c. £3m to £30m.

My client have an established presence in major city centres and have built a solid reputation for delivering a quality product.

They carry a large number of their own internal trades, subcontracting out specialist items such as M&E.

My client are currently seeking a Senior Quantity Surveyor to join their team for a number of upcoming high end residential projects.

Key Responsibilities

* Prepare tender and contract documents, including bills of quantities with the architect and/or the client;
* Undertake cost analysis for project work;
* Assist in establishing a client's requirements and undertake feasibility studies;
* perform risk, value management and cost control;
* Advise on a procurement strategy;
* Identify, analyse and develop responses to commercial risks;
* Prepare and analyse costings for tenders;
* Allocate work to subcontractors;
* Provide advice on contractual claims;
* Analyse outcomes and prepare detailed progress and cash flow reports;
* Value completed work and work closely with the Accounts team to arrange payments;
* Maintain awareness of the different building contracts in current use;
* Understand the implications of health and safety regulations.

Key Requirements

Successful applicant will meet the following requirements:

 A) Professional Experience

* Have evident track of record as a quantity surveyor (Minimum 6 years of experience);
* Outstanding experience in the construction industry
* Have extensive knowledge working within Building and Construction field, particularly High-Rise Residential/Commercial projects;
* Have strong background in business legal contracts of different types and implementing amendments adjustable to suit different contracts scenarios;

 B) Personal Core Competencies

* Exceptional and direct communication skills;
* Proven problem solving and analytical thinking skills;
* Outstanding negotiation skills;
* Very strong eye of details;
* Flexible personality.

With almost no staff turnover, my client are proven to be a great employer who are passionate about their staff.

Successful candidates will have stable careers along with previous experience working on D&B Residential projects.

This is a permanent position and my client are looking for Senior Quantity Surveyors who want a long term career with them, who are ambitious for career progression and would help develop the team.

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