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Chartered Quantity Surveyor- Preston-£35k-£55k+Benefits

Lancashire, Preston
£35000 - £55000 per annum
28 May 2019
25 Jun 2019
Rima Rezwana
Job (Function)
Contract Type
Full Time

Chartered Quantity Surveyor - Preston

Salary: £35,000 - £50,000 + Benefits

I am currently working alongside a multi-disciplinary property consultancy. The organisation provides a wide range of services including, Quantity Surveying, Building Surveying, Project Management and much more. The successful business started 15 years ago and now they have over 20 offices across the UK. The ever-growing company now have an exciting opportunity for a Chartered Quantity Surveyor to join their team in Preston.

Your daily duties as a Chartered Quantity Surveyor will include:

  • Carrying out Budget cost estimates
  • Offer cost advice to our respectable clients, ensuring they are getting the best deal for their money
  • Estimating and Produce schedules of work and specifications
  • Overseeing all financial KPI's ensuring we as a business are taking appropriate action to boost our figures
  • Attend and lead team meetings with input of business updates and progressions of projects
  • Carry out risk assessments
  • Manage projects using your own initiative and planning site visits
  • Maintaining a strong relationship with new and existing clients

Key skills required as a Chartered Quantity Surveyor:

  • MRICS Chartered with 2 years PQE
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills - you will be required to converse with a range of clients and consultants from different backgrounds and industries
  • Strong analytical and technical skills
  • You would need to have a considerable amount of commercial knowledge
  • Hold strong contractual knowledge and previous experience in contract administration would be ideal
  • Hold a Full UK Driving License as you may be required to travel to sites

My client is well known for the importance they give to their employees. They are fast to recognise strengths and help with further development and progression. The company offer benefits such as a pension scheme, 21 days fully paid holidays and much more. This role also has flexible working hours.

If you would like to apply for the Chartered Quantity Surveyor vacancy, then please call Rima Rezwana on 0121 442 0644 or alternatively email

Commutable locations: Blackburn, Southport, Blackpool, Kirkham, Chorley

Skill words: Chartered Quantity Surveyor, Cost estimates, Schedules of work, Risk Assessment, Project management

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