Quantity Surveyor / Project Manager (Timber Frames / Timber Systems) – Oxford
£40,000 – £45,000 + Car + Great Benefits
UCA Consulting have been retained by one of the UK’s leading home builders, concentrating on building quality residential homes and commercial builds for a range of customers including government bodies, private and public companies, local councils and private clients.
Operating across the UK, their Timber Systems division is the leading provider of Timber Frame construction solutions to the Private, Affordable and Commercial sectors. Due to double digit year on year growth, they now have a new opportunity for a Quantity Surveyor to join a busy and well established Timber Systems business, which operates throughout the UK. The Quantity Surveyor will be based in oxford, and have responsibility for a portfolio of projects throughout England.
In this hybrid role, the Project Manager / Quantity Surveyor is a key customer facing member of the team, putting the customers’ needs central to their thinking.
Key duties include delivering projects to the correct price and specification, on or ahead of programme and on or under budget. Acting as the main contact for the client throughout the project lifespan, you will provide pre-contract support, negotiate and agree formal contracts, and communicate any potential risk to the internal team.
The Project Manager / Quantity Surveyor manages and defines all aspects of the project, including the scope of works, programme, costs, including a monthly cost report.
To be considered for this role, candidates must be confident negotiators; demonstrate a commercial astuteness; have excellent leadership skills; and be effective planners. Knowledge of the construction sector is essential, and any experience of timber frame construction is highly advantageous.
In return, you will be part of an award winning business that offers training and development to all of our employees.
You will be part of a well-established and successful team, in addition to receiving a competitive salary and benefits package.