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Quantity Surveyor

Job Summary

  • Location Braintree, Essex
  • Salary £38000 - £42000 per annum
  • Contract Type Permanent
  • Sector Technical & Engineering
  • Date Posted 04 February 2018
  • Ref 2971 (2971)_1517738416

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Job Description

We are seeking a Quantity Surveyor paying circa £40,000 to look after a structural steel companies contractual and commercial engineering tenders and projects. As a Quantity Surveyor you'll naturally manage costs relating to building and structural engineering projects, from the initial calculations to the final figures. You'll minimise the costs of a project and enhance value for money, while still achieving the required standards and quality.

This role is office based, you will have huge autonomy and be involved in a project from the start, preparing estimates and costs of the work negotiating where necessary etc. When the project is in progress, you'll keep track of any variations to the contract that may affect costs and create reports to show profitability etc.

Within this role you'll have the opportunity train junior Project Managers on commercial best practice, you'll be heavily involved in tender preparations and ultimately you'll form a key part of the team at the head office in Braintree, one of 2 main design/fabrications offices that they have in the UK.

So what do I need? Proven quantity surveying experience within complex engineering or construction/civil/structural. You'll have good knowledge of commonly used construction/engineering contracts and contract law and hold fantastic communication skills. Ideally you will have a relevant certification in construction or a relating subject.

If you have quantity surveying experience form within construction or transferable engineering then either please call Neil Williams or Apply for the role immediately and we will be in touch promptly!

FPR Group is acting as an Employment Agency in relation to this vacancy.

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Neil Williams AIRP

Neil Williams AIRP

My expertise is in permanent Technical and Engineering recruitment. I manage the complete recruitment process, discussing my client’s needs with new technical roles, identifying and interviewing candi

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