Senior Quantity Surveyor

Battersea Builders based in Battersea specialise in the creation of high-end bespoke homes and developments in premier postcodes such as Belgravia, Knightsbridge and Mayfair.

We are currently looking for a Quantity Surveyor to work on multiple high end residential refurbishment contracts in central London. All applicants should have a proven background within the high end residential market working for either main contractors or developers.

Suitable candidates must have experience working on several projects with values from £300k to £9million. All candidates should be degree qualified; CIOB or RICS qualifications would also be advantageous.

Desired Skills and Experience

  • Preparing, submitting and agreeing monthly costs reports.
  • Preparing, submitting and agreeing periodic valuations for work completed to date with trade contractors and the client.
  • Preparing ‘rolling’ final account and retention release.
  • Preparing cost value reconciliation (CVR), creating regular budget and price updates, update computerised cost control system and prepare the monthly cost and progress report.
  • Managing multiple projects at any one time, in co-ordination with the Project Manager and site teams.
  • Measuring and pricing tenders from various levels of information.
  • During proposal stage, obtain trade contractor bids, help compile the company information section of the proposal document and collate the overall document.
  • Negotiating with sub-contractors and suppliers.
  • Preparing and monitoring tender event schedules.
  • Compiling trade contract bid documents, carrying out tender analysis and issuing purchase orders.
  • Placing orders and instructing trade contractors, including compiling subcontracts/works, contracts/trade contracts.
  • Assisting with value engineering.
  • Assisting to prepare the financial section of the project report.
  • Attending design team meetings and trade contractor meetings when required on a project.
  • Managing change orders in conjunction with the appropriate members of the project team

please email your CV to [email protected]