Randstad UK Vacancies 2022 in Vauxhall, England, United Kingdom – Senior Quantity Surveyor

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Job Role: Senior Surveyor

The successful Senior Surveyor, will be part of the Development Team working on medium to large scale residential developments. Company has a large portfolio of residential projects, which are at various stages from conception through to construction delivery stage. The portfolio extends over private sale, affordable and build to rent units including commercialetail space. They are also actively pursuing development opportunities in London and Home Counties.

The Senior Surveyor will report directly to the Commercial Director. They will be to be self-motivated and work independently and collaboratively to commercially manage multiple projects, either directly and/or via consultants. They will need residential developer experience, working with consultants, supply chains and main contractors. They should have strength in relationship building, interrogating cost plans, pre-construction, construction, procurement and in reporting. This is a ‘hands on’ role and the successful person will assist in all tasks as part of a lean but efficient commercial team.

Essential Job Functions, Duties And Responsibilities

The following statements are intended to describe the general nature and level of work being performed by individuals assigned to this position. It is not intended to be an exhaustive list of all duties, responsibilities and skills required for the role.

All of the below points will either be handled directly by the Candidate or via management of Consultants;

  • Liaising, and working with Consultants, Contractors & Internal team to procure and deliver projects
  • on time, to quality; with responsibility to drive budget improvements.
  • Preparing and presenting internal reports (e.g., commercial reports / project reviews) and reviewing external reports
  • Assisting on feasibility studies
  • Manage Consultants in generating estimates, interrogating estimates and presenting the final cost plan.
  • Generating and maintaining benchmark rates cost tool.
  • Managing Pre-Qualification process and compiling tenders list for approval.
  • Efficiently operate the tender process through to contract award. Prepare/Review and forward Tender Recommendations
  • Be proactive in decision making and negotiating throughout the construction and procurement process
  • Ensure the contract is administered effectively
  • Hold and attend meetings; tender, pre-order and throughout construction period.
  • In conjunction with the wider team report on any potential risks or opportunities that may arise, including value engineering.
  • Reviewing and certifying and processing Contractor and Consultants payments and invoices
  • Assessing variations with sub/contractor/consultants. Dealing effectively with post contract cost variances and the change control processes
  • Assessing / Preparing final account generated by consultants/sub/contractors for Commercial Director review
  • Correctly identify and ensure preparation of contractual notices
  • Assist Commercial Director in compilation of claims against Contractors or be able to assess and make recommendations against any claims received.
  • Assist Commercial department with compliance to business core objectives

General Background

  • Preferably degree qualified in Quantity Surveying or Construction Management or related field.
  • Minimum 3 years of senior development management experience delivering high density residential / mixed-use projects.
  • Knowledge of JCT – traditional and D&B Contracts.

Personal Qualities

  • Critical thinking, able to analyse complex issues and make timely and accurate decisions.
  • Driven individual. Motivated with a positive ‘can do’ attitude
  • Good organisational skills.
  • Professional approach and high level of discretion.
  • Team player, willing to learn and get involved with a wide range of tasks
  • Ability to work on own initiative and generate solutions.
  • Highly IT literate, including advanced knowledge of Microsoft Excel
  • Able to work under pressure and at a fast pace.

If you’re interested in the role and want to hear more, reply to this advert with your CV and I’ll contact you directly. If you would prefer to have an initial discussion over the phone, give Aaron Weintraub a call in on 0203 680 0650.

Your details will be kept strictly confidential and will never be sent to anyone without you first giving permission. I’ll look forward to hearing from you, come back to me ASAP to make the initial shortlist!

Randstad CPE values diversity and promotes equality. No terminology in this advert is intended to discriminate against any of the protected characteristics that fall under the Equality Act 2010. We encourage and welcome applications from all sections of society and are more than happy to discuss reasonable adjustments and/or additional arrangements as required to support your application.

Candidates must be eligible to live and work in the UK.

For the purposes of the Conduct Regulations 2003, when advertising permanent vacancies we are acting as an Employment Agency, and when advertising temporary/contract vacancies we are acting as an Employment Business.


appointing consultants,booking meetings,compiling health & safety procedures,corodination of subcontractors,cost reporting,dealing with building regulations,dealing with sub contractors,document control systems,edms knowledge,eye for detail,filing & archiving,full project life cycle,health & safety,joinery,liaising with clients & architects,liaising with technical teams,looking at drawings,management health & safety,managing client,managing health & safety,managing multiple trades,managing site team,meeting & greeting clients,microsoft office packages,minute taking,overseeing quality assurance,payments,procurement,producing look ahead programmes,project tracking on excel,rams,rfi cvi’s and site instructions,take offs,upload & download drawings on to dc system,variations


BSc quantity surveying,BSc quantity surveying

Company: Randstad UK

Vacancy Type: Full-time · Associate

Job Location: Vauxhall, England, United Kingdom

Application Deadline: N/A

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