Senior Quantity Surveyor- Auckland

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Auckland

We are lookout for the best talent across NZ to join Southbase. We’re 100% New Zealand owned company and proud of it!

Sound like the right place for you?

We admire passionate and dedicated professionals who excel at building strong relationships with key clients and stakeholders, as this is a core part of our business and has led us to where we are today! Our projects range from education, residential, commercial, and healthcare so previous experience in this line will be highly regarded.

What life's like at Southbase

At Southbase, you will be surrounded by knowledgeable professionals who support each other and have a laugh along the way, who treat the project as their own, with a determination to deliver and exceed clients’ expectations. We are proud of the culture we have created and look to continue to bring in the very best to be part of our story. We invest in our people with genuine leadership and development opportunities available and competitive salaries available.

Your new role

You will be stepping into a project that fits with your skills and experience with progression opportunities to stretch yourself under individual mentoring and guidance. This role will see you take the lead with project financial planning/project set up, working with Junior Quantity Surveyors and Quantity Surveyors to guide and support them as well as working with project and site managers to understand construction methodologies, tender management, managing subcontractors claims, managing and processing variations, final account work in terms of cost reporting and reconciliations. Client engagement, site visits and HSE are all part of this role.

The role requires an applicant with commercial main contractor QS experience and a relevant tertiary qualification. This should include design and build experience. You must possess great sub-contractor relationship development and management skills. You will enjoy driving profitability on jobs, and have a sharp eye for identifying any variations in savings. Your contractual knowledge is sound and you can point to relevant legislation. You are a team player and are able to add value as a team member through your individuality.

About this role

The role requires an applicant with commercial main contractor QS experience

We require relevant tertiary qualification

You must possess great sub-contractor relationship development and management skills

You will have

Enjoy driving profitability on jobs, and have a sharp eye for identifying any variations in savings

Sound contractual knowledge and you can point to relevant legislation

Experience being a team player and are able to add value as a team member through your individuality

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