Newcastle Office: Intermediate/Senior Quantity Surveyor

Following recent project and Framework successes Summers-Inman is recruiting for a permanent Intermediate/Senior Quantity Surveyor position to join our busy office in Gosforth, Newcastle upon Tyne.

MAIN PURPOSE OF ROLE

  • To take the lead on framework projects from inception through to completion.
  • Client facing leading a small team of dedicated staff.

KEY ACCOUNTABILITIES

Undertaking the lead role on a range of tasks, to include:

  • Estimating and producing feasibility cost plans
  • Obtaining and assessing quotations/tenders received
  • Drafting and issuing procurement documentation
  • Checking and analysing the tenders
  • Compiling tender report forms
  • Dealing with variations and the change control process
  • Reporting at client progress meetings
  • Conducting cost checks and valuations
  • Checking invoices received against work done/quotations and issuing payment recommendations
  • Liaising with the client, contractors, designers, etc.

 

EXPERIENCE/QUALIFICATIONS/EDUCATION

  • Minimum Degree qualified Quantity Surveyor and qualified through experience or MRICS
  • Experience in Construction Management procurement; retail food sector experience an advantage
  • 5+ years post –graduate experience in a Quantity Surveying role, preferably from a Consultancy or Main Contractor background
  • Solid proficiency in Microsoft Excel and other Office applications
  • Driving licence and car owner

SALARY/BENEFITS

  • Competitive salary range depending on experience
  • 25 days personal holiday plus statutory holidays
  • Contributory pension scheme

To Apply: Please email your CV and covering letter to  david.blakey@summers-inman.co.uk  quoting reference SQS/NE1216 in the subject heading.