Senior Quantity Surveyor

Job Title: Senior Quantity Surveyor
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Auckland, New Zealand
Salary: NZ$100000 - NZ$150000 per annum
Start Date: ASAP
Reference: BBBH17565_1521691823
Contact Name: Jessica Day
Contact Email:
Job Published: March 22, 2018 15:10

Job Description

As a Senior Quantity Surveyor, you will:

  • Ensure all duties are carried out in accordance with standard company procedures and work instructions
  • Be accountable for the activities of any directly reporting quantity surveying staff, including mentoring junior members of the team, and provide advice and guidance to other members of the team and to Project Directors/Managers, as required
  • In conjunction with the relevant Project Management team member, be accountable for the profitability of the project(s), and develop an appropriate commercial strategy for the project(s) to ensure delivery of required margins
  • Contribute to the management and maintenance of a contract cost reporting system, ensuring all financial information is managed and up-to-date and tracked with budget/tender allowances, commitments and deviations highlighted and managed
  • With other members of the team, produce and provide accurate forecasts of project cost to completion and final value

You will have:

  • Sound working knowledge of construction and contract law and various forms of Conditions of Contract
  • Detailed knowledge and understanding of tendering and procurement processes
  • Significant knowledge of construction techniques on particular projects
  • The ability to apply the knowledge and principles of commercial management to construction projects
  • Working knowledge of basic plant, equipment and materials

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