Job Description

Quantity Surveyor

Ref No: nw.qs.kel.kitt

London, UK

£45,000 - £50,000 per annum

 

Job Title: Quantity Surveyor - Construction

 

Location: St Kitts, Caribbean

 

Salary circa - US$65k - $70k/year

 

Position Overview:

As a Quantity Surveyor with at least 3 years of experience, you will play a pivotal role in our construction projects. The ideal candidate will have a solid background in setting-out, with expertise in concrete, groundworks, and earthworks. You will be responsible for managing project costs, ensuring financial efficiency, and contributing to the overall success of our construction endeavours.

 

Key Responsibilities:

  • Conduct cost estimation, budget preparation, and financial forecasting for construction projects.
  • Collaborate with the project team to establish and maintain cost control procedures.
  • Analyze project specifications and drawings to accurately determine the quantities of materials required.
  • Evaluate contractor quotations and negotiate agreements to ensure cost-effectiveness.
  • Monitor project progress, identify variations, and prepare accurate reports on cost performance.
  • Provide support in resolving commercial issues and disputes.
  • Conduct regular site visits to assess and validate setting-out, concrete, groundworks, and earthworks activities.
  • Maintain accurate and up-to-date records of all cost-related information.

 

Qualifications:

  • Bachelor’s degree in Quantity Surveying, Civil Engineering, or related field.
  • Minimum of 3 years of proven experience as a Quantity Surveyor in the construction industry.
  • Strong background in setting-out, with specific expertise in concrete, groundworks, and earthworks.
  • Excellent knowledge of construction contracts, procurement, and cost management.
  • Proficient in relevant software such as CostX, Bluebeam, or similar tools.
  • Exceptional communication and negotiation skills.
  • Ability to work independently and as part of a collaborative team.

 

 

How to Apply:

 

Please apply online or contact Nithin at nithin.winson@icdsuk.com for a confidential discussion.

 

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