Intermediate & Senior Cost Manager - Battersea

  • Job Reference: LA88631
  • Date Posted: 31 October 2017
  • Recruiter: Beach Baker Property Recruitment
  • Location: West London
  • Salary: £40,000 to £65,000
  • Bonus/Benefits: bonus + benefits + car allowance
  • Sector: Quantity Surveying
  • Job Type: Permanent
  • Work Hours: Full Time

Job Description

A multi-disciplinary firm of cost and project managers based in Battersea, West London is looking to add cost managers at intermediate and senior level due to growth plans.

Key Projects:

Several residential projects up to a value of £15m. Currently working as EA for several commercial clients, and their spin off investment vehicles. Projects are generally JVs with value between £35-£50m. Currently working as QS on several schemes for a developer, the largest being a £25m 140 room single home project in Berkshire, with a possible 30,000sqft home following this. Also working on an £18m single home scheme in Belgravia and similar scheme in Notting Hill. Beginning work on a €2m apartment prototype in Southern Italy which if successful could become circa 100 unit development in Monaco.

USPs

  • Huge scope for promotion and growth for ambitious candidates -one individual joined circa 10 years ago as a trainee and now owns 50% of the business.
  • Office culture is generally experienced candidates that run projects autonomously with occasional direction from associates and partners.
  • There is a collaborative environment
  • QS's will see projects through the entire life cycle
  • QS's are expected to deliver high end / high spec projects with a key focus on quality and building personal relationships with the Client.
  • Relaxed and flexible working culture, where individuals work to the job, not the clock i.e. several staff work 7 - 4.

Role requirements:

  • Technically proficient
  • QS's must be able to run projects autonomously and challenge design and construction issues.
  • QS's will be a consultant providing solutions rather than solely taking directions from clients.
  • Candidates are expected to provide a personal level of focus on their clients and projects.