Quantity Surveyor

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Ref: 25450
Salary: up to £40k/annum
Location: Durham
Sector: Civils & Infrastructure Contracting

Job description

Job Title: Quantity Surveyor
Job Type: Permanent
Salary: Up to £45,000
Location: Durham
Job Description:
Quantity Surveyor – Durham – Up to £45,000

Due to successful growth and strong long-term demand for their services, there is an exciting opportunity for an experienced quantity surveyor, assisting with the delivery of key frameworks within the Water sector.

This client is a leading civil engineering and construction company mainly operating within the water industry. This is a fast growing business with over 250 new people joining the team in 2016 and further increase planned for 2017. Investing in employees is a priority with over £1m spent on training and development last year.
The Role

The role involves a range of duties including monthly valuing of the works and making applications for payment; identifying values and agreeing variations with clients; agreeing final accounts and reporting internally on the financial and contractual status of schemes including completion of monthly financial forecasts.

Other responsibilities include procuring and letting sub-contract packages, managing sub-contractors with the site delivery team whilst on site and agreeing final accounts.

Candidate Specification
· Excellent organisational and communication skills
· Strong commercial awareness
· Team player, who has the ability to self-start and work independently
· Full driving licence
· Enthusiasm and a positive attitude
· A degree or other qualification in quantity surveying would be advantageous but is not essential
The successful applicant must be a good communicator and negotiator; with commercial awareness and good IT skills with experience of databases and Microsoft Office products. Knowledge of construction contracts is preferred.

for more information send your Cv to d.fletcher@cdmrecruitment.com or call the office 0191 250 2111