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Sector: Construction | Job Type: Temporary | Salary: Direct freelance day rate

Quantity Surveyor - Luxury hotel fit-out (freelance) - London  

My client specializes in high-spec fit-outs -  Projects range from the refurbishment of small apartments to large scale new build country estates, commercial fit-outs and regardless of project value my client is dedicated to building to the highest quality and standards without compromise.    Due to a robust order book of upcoming projects my client is now seeking a Quantity Surveyor to become part of this dynamic and growing business.   Looking for a QS for a £15m luxury hotel fit-out based in Central London - with a new build rooftop extension part of the project.

 A dynamic, hands-on surveyor who can hit the ground running and has main contractors and hotel/high-end resi project experience. Minimum 6 months work - paid directly on a freelance contract   

The Role:   

•  Working with the Project Manager and in-house Design Team to ensure projects are delivered on time and within budget

•  Managing projects from inception through to completion on one or more depending on size and complexity

•  Assist in the preparation of initial budgets and cost plans

•  Prepare tender packages, analyze and compare on quotations received, make recommendations for appointment

•  Complete sub-contract documentation in accordance with company procedures

•  Manage work packages from appointment through to final account including certifying payments and issuing the appropriate notices as required by the sub-contract

• Monitoring works packages against budget, assessing variation claims and preparing reports for Client

•  Submitting timely requests for payment, agreement of these with Client’s representative where appropriate and ensuring payments are received in accordance with agreed timescales

•  Monitoring project progress (in conjunction with Contracts Manager) and issuing appropriate notices to Client

•  Internal cost reporting 

• The successful Quantity Surveyor will be degree qualified and preferably RICs accredited  • You will be computer literate with advanced skills in Excel and Word

• You will have a minimum of 4 years post qualification experience working in Quantity Surveyors for UK Main Contractors

• You will have solid experience of working on high end residential projects on Projects in excess of £5M

Please respond with an updated CV - including your current day rate and availability.

0207 609 7769

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