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Quantity Surveyor, UK Residential

  • Location: London
  • Contract hours: FullTime

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Job Title: Quantity Surveyor, UK Residential
Department: Asset Management
Location: London
Reporting to: Technical Head
Key Contacts Internal: Asset Management team
Key Contacts External: Solicitors, contractors, valuers, localauthorities, relevant client teams
Project Overview:
Resolutehas been engaged to execute the active asset management and subsequent disposalof
large,high value, UK based residential portfolio. An opportunity has arisen for anenergetic,
proactiveindividual to assist the Resolute team with the asset management process,carrying out
targetedasset level value enhancement strategies over an initial 12-month period inwhich
approximately400 assets are likely to be considered for disposal.
Job Purpose:
= Estimating residential refurbishment worksalongside the wider asset management team
= Evaluating quoted rates from externalcontractors, taking into consideration the key commercial drivers and riskprofiles of the Client
= Manage the appointment and management ofexternal contractors from initial tender through to completion of the works

Key Responsibilities:
a) Maintaincontractor database
b) Prepareand issue contract enquiries and assessment of quotations upon receipt
c) Completetender documents for submission
d) Preparespecifications and / or Contractors proposals
e) Posttender negotiations
Post Contract
a) Maintaincontract documentation and advise on pre-tender and post contract matters
b) Preparationand issue of contractual letters to clients and / or contractors
c) Postcontract liaison with clients
d) Postcontract liaison with design team
e) Preparationand submission of interim valuations
f) Site measurement
g) Manageand value variations
h) Agreement and certification of contractors interim valuations and final accounts
i) Preparation and submission of final accounts
j) Agreement of final accounts

= Minimum 2:1 Undergraduate or Postgraduate degreein real estate or related field (Real Estate Management, Planning, BuildingSurveying), or relevant real estate experience
= 3 years qualified
= Good working knowledge of forms of contract currentlyused within the Building and Civil Engineering industry
= Good working knowledge of standard forms ofmeasurement
= Excellent Microsoft Office skills (Excel,Powerpoint, Word and Outlook)
= Excellent verbal and written English skills
= Well-developed communication skills
Performance Characteristics:
= Analytical, numerate and accurate with goodattention to detail
= Energetic and self-motivated, with an ability towork independently and use own initiative
= Flexible, adaptable and resilient



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