Our client requires a Quantity Surveyor to join and expand their growing team in Auckland. They are a hugely exciting new construction company whose founders have won the Supreme Award in New Zealand construction for previous projects. They are keen to bring a new approach to the New Zealand construction sector while still being 100% focused on the expectations and delivery for their clients. This company is young & hungry and with the majority of their projects being negotiated, they ensure the culture and relationships with clients is always top notch.
Their workload goes across the commercial, light industrial, apartment and high end town house developments sectors and they already have an order book locked in to early 2022.
In this role, you will be also responsible for providing great service to clients, managing the requests and works and leading a small team of staff and subcontractors to resolve the issues. We are looking for someone with QS expertise, coupled with an interest and enthusiasm for project delivery and client engagement. As majority of projects are negotiated, the usual adversarial conflict between all parties is not there so the role is more around front end estimating and pricing with a view to managing contractual relationships in a positive way.
What you need:
Have a minimum 5years’ experience in a similar role
Excellent knowledge of construction materials and contractual obligations
Reviewing tender documents, drawings, and quantity take-offs
Preparing and analysing costings for tender
Great communication skills both written and verbal
Strong ability to liaise with numerous stakeholders
Excellent time management and ability to juggle priorities
Have a high attention to detail and focus on achieving goals
Relevant tertiary qualification
What’s in it for you?
Unique work environment that invest in staff with a close & supportive team
Genuine opportunities to develop your career, working alongside one of the Directors
Permanent position, CBD location plus vehicle
Our client has been constantly growing and securing new projects. They will offer a competitive salary, career development and the opportunity to work with a great team on a range of different projects with great people. This is a great chance to get on board with a busy contractor in an increasingly busy construction market where you will be looked after and enjoy not only delivering great projects but having a laugh while doing it.
For more information contact Hamish McLean on (09) 951 5011, apply online or email your CV to firstname.lastname@example.org quoting Ref: LP70140