Service Care Solutions Ltd

Quantity Surveyor

A client within the Public Sector based in Greater Manchester is currently recruiting for a Quantity Surveyor to join their capital programmes team as soon as possible.

The client is offering a full time, temporary position on an ongoing basis with the ideal candidate having experience of working within a local authority within a construction environment.



The Role


Key purpose of the role is to be responsible for developing and delivering approximately £200m pa of Major and Minor Capital Programmes across the City.



Key responsibilities will include but not be limited to:



  • Preparing feasibility studies and writing procurement reports.

  • Applying Value Management techniques at the outset of a project.

  • Estimating and cost planning activities taking ownership of and presenting project cost plans.

  • Participate in the procurement process, under the direction of the Project Manager, ensuring that all stages including pre-qualification, enquiry, analysis, selection, and contract preparation are performed effectively, including producing tender documentation.

  • Ensuring that post-contract cost variances and change control processes are implemented and managed effectively.



The Candidate


To be considered for this role you will require a QS degree and the relevant professional construction experience.


The below skills would be beneficial for the role:



  • The Quantity Surveyor appointment will contribute to the ongoing growth, delivery and development of the City Strategy.

  • The successful candidate must demonstrate experience of pre-contract, post contract and cost planning within a construction environment.

  • Experience and knowledge of working with various contracts such as PSPC, JCT and NEC3/4 (ECC and TSC)



The client is looking to move quickly with this role and as such are offering between £35 to £45 per hour Umbrella LTD Inside IR35.



How to Apply


If this position sounds of interest, email a copy of your up-to-date CV to amy.dhawan@servicecare.org.uk call Amy at Service Care Construction on 01772 208967 to discuss the vacancy in more detail.


Also, if this role is not of interest to you, but you are looking for new opportunities, please still get in touch as we cover all construction-related vacancies across the region.



Referral Bonus


If this role is not suitable for yourself, but you know someone who may be interested, please pass on their details, or forward these details to them.

If they are successful in applying, you will receive a £250 referral bonus upon completion of an initial probationary period.



  • Start: ASAP
  • Duration: ongoing
  • Rate: £35 - £45 per hour + UMBRELLA LTD
  • Location: City Of Manchester, England
  • Type: Contract
  • Industry: Construction
  • Recruiter: Service Care Solutions Ltd
  • Contact: Amy Dhawan
  • Tel: 01772 208 967
  • Fax: 01772 471473
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  • Posted: 2024-05-15 14:36:05 -

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