Highways Quantity Surveyor

Posted 09 July 2024
Salary £47k per year
Job type Permanent - Full Time
Discipline Highways, Transport & Infrastructure
Contact NameJordan Townley

Job description

Job Title: Quantity Surveyor
Location: Norfolk
Salary: up to £47,000
My client is seeking a passionate and dynamic Quantity Surveyor for a permanent role. This role offers great progression and is ideal for someone with previous Quantity Surveying experience within the highways sector.
Role Responsibility
- Preparing and managing project budgets and cost plans
- Conducting cost analysis and cost control
- Preparing and agreeing interim valuations and final accounts
- Managing financial accounts and reporting to senior management on project performance
- Securing payments from customers within specified contract terms
- Procuring subcontractors and managing subcontractor accounts
- Providing advice and guidance on contractual matters
- Ensuring projects are delivered on time and within budget
- Liaising with clients, contractors, and other stakeholders to ensure successful project delivery
The Ideal Candidate
·Must have quantity surveying experience within the highways sector
·Highways surfacing experience is desirable
·Prior experience or an understanding of various forms of contract, including NEC and JCT, is essential.
·Excellent communication and negotiation skills are also required.
·Experience working on highway maintenance projects and larger highway improvements and upgrades -
- Competitive salary
- Training & Development opportunities
- Contributory pension scheme
- Access to the company benefits portal with discounts on retailers, holidays, etc.
- Access to the Employee Assistance Program for free and confidential advice
- Inclusive and supportive working environment
- Opportunities to join various Employee Networks, including BAME, LGBTQ+, Working Parents, and more

If you feel that you are right for this role technically, but the salary, location or seniority does not suit you specifically then please still feel free to send us your CV. We constantly recruit for roles very similar to this one at all levels UK Wide. We are always keen to chat with you discreetly about your employment situation.
Even if you are happy in your current role for now, we always welcome calls from Highways professionals keen to make their introductions for future months or years. Carrington West's Highways, Transport & Infrastructure division is the fastest growing in the country, our specialist team has a combined over 100+ years' experience in this market. Please call Jordan Townley at Carrington West on 023 9431 4917 or email Jordan.townley@carringtonwest.com for more information.
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