Quantity Surveyor

Quantity Surveyor
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Posted 2 months ago

Location: Oxford

Duration: Permanent

Start Date: Asap

Salary: Up to £70k

Job Description:

Formed over 70 years ago, My client has a long history as a high quality builder in Oxfordshire and the Cotswold’s.

Many of their employees have been with them for over ten years and that brings with it vital continuity and stability. Clients and professionals are always pleased to see faces they recognize and people they respect returning to work on successive projects.

The ideal candidate must have experience with High-end, Listed properties Grade 1 and Grade 2.

Duties:

  • Prepare cost estimates and budgets for construction projects
  • Conduct feasibility studies and cost-benefit analysis
  • Analyze and evaluate construction plans, specifications, and contracts
  • Monitor project costs and provide regular reports to stakeholders
  • Identify potential cost savings and value engineering opportunities
  • Review and negotiate contracts with subcontractors and suppliers
  • Collaborate with project managers, architects, engineers, and other stakeholders to ensure cost-effective project delivery
  • Conduct site visits to assess progress and verify quantities

Skills:

  • Strong analytical and mathematical skills
  • Excellent attention to detail
  • Proficient in cost control techniques
  • Knowledge of construction methods, materials, and regulations
  • Familiarity with quantity surveying software and tools
  • Effective communication and negotiation skills
  • Ability to work independently and as part of a team
  • Time management and organizational skills

As a Quantity Surveyor, you will play a crucial role in ensuring the financial success of construction projects. Your expertise in cost control and analysis will contribute to the efficient management of resources, adherence to budgets, and overall project profitability. You will work closely with project teams to provide accurate cost estimates, monitor expenses, identify cost-saving opportunities, and ensure compliance with contractual obligations. Your attention to detail, strong analytical skills, and ability to communicate effectively will be essential in performing your duties effectively.

Job Types:

  • Full-time, Permanent

Benefits:

  • Company car
  • Company pension
  • On-site parking

Schedule:

  • No weekends

Education:

  • Bachelor’s (preferred)

Experience:

  • surveying: 5 years (preferred)

Licence/Certification:

  • Driving Licence (preferred)

Ability to Commute:

  • Oxford, Oxfordshire (required)

Ability to Relocate:

  • Oxford, Oxfordshire: Relocate before starting work (required)
  • Work Location: In person

Contact:

For more information or to apply for this vacancy, contact Michaela Francis at 01256 817878 or email: mfrancis@roberthurstltd.co.uk or complete the application form below.

Job Features

Job CategoryPermanent
Start DateAsap
DurationPermanent
SalaryUp to £70k
ContactMichaela Francis

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