Posted August 12, 2017

Quantity Surveyor

  • Employer T Vaughan Ltd
  • Location Purfleet
  • Salary On application

Job description:

The Surveyor/Estimator will be responsible for producing detailed and competitive tenders within the allocated deadline. Other responsibilities include the measurement of tender drawings, reviewing specifications and issuing RFIs. Ideally the estimator will have a proven track record in all estimating functions, in addition to a strong commercial awareness and the ability to deal with tenders from start to finish.

Duties and responsibilites:

Preparation and negotiation of tenders submission;

Measuring and Quantity Take-Off from drawings;

Producing Bills of Quantities;

Sourcing pre-project information;

Visit site and record information about access, drainage and topography, and availability of services such as water and electricity;

Analysing sub-contractor quotations and checking inclusions and exclusions;

Produce Tender report;

Ensure tender is delivered to the appropriate place on time;

Attend pre and post tender interviews, client meetings;

Liaising and reporting to the Quantity Surveying Director, the Estimating Director and Procurement Department in relation to on-going projects submissions;

Attend regular pipeline meetings to review current tender submission requirements and communicate effectively to keep QS Director up-to-date on project submission status whilst also tracking and resolving issues;

Keeps abreast of various changes in industry and competitive environment in which the company operates;

Maintain good relationships with prospective clients and professionals to promote further tender invitations;

Perform Other Duties and Projects as assigned.

Skills and Experience

A degree in Quantity Surveying is a requirement.

Minimum of 3 years experience in the construction industry – Groundworks and RC frame would be beneficial

Good understanding of construction methods, specifications and the ability to read, understand and measure drawings.

Display high capability of extracting quantities from drawings and ensure that accurate pricing is delivered within specified time frames

Computer literate in Microsoft Office, Dropbox, Google Docs, etc.

A strong command of the English languge and good written and oral communication skills.

Excellent organization and time management skills with ability to manage multiple priorities at once.

Self-starter and ability to organise the workday around assigned activities and priorities with minimum supervision.

Ability to work successfully as part of a team.

National Insurance number and basic CSCS card is a requirement.

To apply online click here

Paula Milsom

Paula Millsom
Recruitment Advisor

paula.millsom@constructionenquirer.com
07939 152081

Grant Prior

Grant Prior
News Editor

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07775 870 417

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