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Quantity Surveyor

Job title: Quantity Surveyor
Contract type: Permanent
Location: Oxford
Industry: Management & Executive
Salary: £35000 - £37000 per annum
Reference: JO-1912-235091-1
Contact name: Rachel Grimston
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Job description

PRS are currently working with an innovative and forward thinking facilities management company who have an exciting opportunity for an experienced Quantity Surveyor to join a high profile site based in Abingdon, Oxford.

Aims and Objectives of the role:
  • Responsible for managing the production of applications against the agreed schedule of rates in line with the rules set out in a NEC3 Contract.
  • You will have an awareness of the commercial market with the ability to demonstrate successful relationship building between company, clients and subcontractors in a maintenance led environment. 

As a Quantity Surveyor, your duties will include:
  • To manage and control site based teams and approved sub-contractors to ensure compliance with company policies and procedures including Health & Safety, Environmental Policy, Quality Assurance and Purchasing
  • To ensure works are carried out to high standard complying with relevant British Standards, codes of practice and any client specific requirements / regulations.
  • To manage and set firm financial targets to meet established objectives, which will include the reporting of financial status to the Contract, Operations and Commercial Managers
  • To provide tendering facilities for extra project works to suit client requirements.
  • To lead, motivate and develop site based team/s
  • To develop customer relationships and provide excellent customer service
  • To provide technical support to the customer and site based teams utilising central departments, specialist suppliers and sub-contractors
  • To provide support and training as required to enhance the effectiveness of the contract and business as a whole
  • Other duties as required by Contract and Operations
  • Carry out staff appraisals for managers who are direct reports setting out training and development programs as required.

Quantity Surveyor Person Specification
  • Demonstrable commercial experience within a NEC3 Operated contract.
  • Mechanical & Electrical quantity surveying experience in a building services background.
  • Commercially astute, numerate, risk averse & able to accurately forecast cost & sales.
  • Multi-tasking, self-motivated, energetic team player with a flexible and adaptable approach to work.
  • IT Literacy and ability to use Microsoft Office and Microsoft Project.
  • Ability to demonstrate successful relationship building between company, clients and subcontractors in engineering construction industry. 
  • Sound understanding of the implications of Health and Safety regulations

In return, the Quantity Surveyor will be paid an attractive basic salary of up to £37,000 dependent on experience + 25 days annual leave.

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