Senior / Associate Chartered Quantity Surveyor

Recruiter
Currie & Brown Uk Limited
Location
London
Salary
Neg
Posted
18 Jul 2017
Expires
15 Aug 2017
Contract Type
Permanent
Currie & Brown is currently looking for a senior cost consultant for our London office who meets the following requirements:

* BSc in quantity surveying or equivalent
* Membership of the Royal Institution of Chartered Surveyors (MRICS)
* Associate level as a minimum
* A minimum of 20 years' technical delivery experience gained within a construction consultancy
* IT literate
* Detailed knowledge of contract administration including NEC
* Knowledge of construction frameworks and a good understanding of their processes
* Background in public sector, health, education, further and higher education, life sciences and research facilities preferable although not essential
* Pre- and post-contract experience
* Good technical writing, client-facing and communication skills
* Well-organised, diligent, proactive, assertive, well-disciplined and commercially astute
* A team player with a 'can-do' attitude, outgoing, polite, patient, diplomatic, personable, respectful and flexible

The successful candidate will support project leaders in generating a high standard of service delivery, achieving successful outcomes for our clients, capturing and sharing knowledge across projects, enhancing our culture of innovation and reinforcing our reputation as preferred service provider.

Responsibilities for the successful candidate will include:

* Providing accurate cost advice and reporting to our clients
* Delivering projects, commissions and professional assignments
* Assuming a leading role in setting objectives and priorities, working as a proactive team player
* Maintaining effective communication to ensure that all information is available for the successful completion of projects and liaising with other managers to ensure efficient financial control
* Undertaking commercial management services with limited supervision
* Delivering all work outputs in an accurate and timely manner
* Providing support to the team leader/service leaders in the cost management of projects
* Representing the company in a professional and diligent manner; meeting, negotiating and corresponding with clients to form strong working relationships

Currie & Brown is one of the world's leading physical assets management and construction consultancies, dedicated to advising clients in respect of the management and utilisation of their physical assets, and is differentiated by innovation, expertise and experience.

With principal offices in Dubai, Hong Kong, London, Mumbai, New York and Shanghai, we operate throughout the Americas, Asia Pacific, Europe, India and the Middle East.