Quantity Surveyor - Senior

Grada Recruitment

Please get in contact asap this Senior QS role will be in demand

  • Long term permanent position
  • Outstanding remuneration package on offer
  • Progression opportunities
Grada Recruitment have been engaged to recruit a Senior Quantity Surveyor to join a highly reputed commercial construction company delivering award winning projects, both end to end commercial build and specialist interiors jobs. This is a pivotal hands-on role where a strong analytical and systems skill set will be crucial in securing the position.

Job Responsibilities:
  • Reading and understanding drawings
  • Pricing of estimates and cost plans
  • Completion of full trade and elemental take-off
  • Measuring quantities for variations
  • Undertake site visit and complete valuations of work complete on site
  • Prepare cash flows
  • Amend, update and reconcile Cost Reports
  • Writing of monthly reports
  • Managing client relations
  • Ability to meet and liaise with clients and other professional consultants
  • Providing accurate cost advice to clients
  • Undertake cost analysis
  • Assist in establishing a client’s requirements and undertaking feasibility studies
  • Ability to maximize the use of appropriate software and technology e.g. MS Office; Buildsoft and Cost X
Skills & Experience:
  • Minimum 5 years’ experience within the NZ or Aust construction industry 
  • Demonstrated ability in Estimating or Quantity Surveying
  • Relevant qualifications in construction (including technical knowledge)
  • Advanced analytical skill set
  • Highly effective problem solving and communication skills
  • Previous MOE project experience would be advantageous
  • Attention to detail and a methodical approach to work
  • Ability to communicate succinctly - verbal and written (essential)
  • Proactive attitude
  • Successful track record of meeting and exceeding deadlines
This is a full time permanent position offering both stability and progression opportunities. Team and cultural fit are of equal importance as technical ability.
Please get in contact asap, this position will not be vacant for long.