Quantity Surveyor

  • Permanent
  • London, SW8
  • Salary: £ 60000.00 per annum
  • Job Reference: DST/PM/HQ00012364
Catch 22 are assisting a leading accommodation provider and property developer in their search for a suitably qualified and experienced Quantity Surveyor who can provide commercial support to ongoing developments in the Greater London area.
Our client has been operating for 30 years, across three successful divisions: mixed use development, property management, and construction. They are an award winning, leading provider of innovative, high quality student accommodation across the UK and Scotland.
With a number of ongoing and planned developments across the UK, the business is going through a period of rapid expansion. This includes a number of impressive new London schemes including a large mixed-use scheme set across 2 multi-storey buildings which includes a café, roof terrace and multi-use games room. A second scheme is a smaller £35m student accommodation project situated in the Lambeth Palace Conservation Area.
Role Outline
Working within the construction division of the business, your main tasks in the job will focus around Cost Reporting, Risk Management, Sub-Contract Accounts, Client Accounts, Estimating and providing support to the Commercial Manager. In this role some key skills are essential, strong communication, negotiation and relationship building skills.
It would be expected that you can display a successful track record as a Quantity Surveyor with general construction experience. The ideal candidate will have experience on New Build and Refurb, Commercial and Residential.
Person Specification
  • Holds the relevant qualifications e.g. degree qualification in Quantity Surveying, ONC and HNC level.
  • Working knowledge of the construction industry, commercial and procurement processes and procedures
  • Experience within a similar role
  • To have strong people skills
  • To be able to work as part of a team
  • Good communication and delegation skills
The organisation is open minded on salary and eager to attract the best possible talent to the London Construction team. There is ample room for professional development and career growth, with future projects and fresh challenges already in the pipeline.
If you are an experienced QS looking for a fresh challenge in Greater London, we would love to hear from you. Contact Paul McQuade on 0203 9556493 for more information or apply on line.

Start Date: 09 Aug 2019