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Project Quantity Surveyor

Belfast, , United Kingdom


Capita are currently recruiting for an experienced Project Quantity Surveyor to join our Belfast office who will be accountable for conducting basic construction cost and contract management activities and ensuring construction quality requirements and standards are met throughout the entire build.

You will be joining a specialist infrastructure business operating across a wide range of sectors throughout the UK, including Water / Wastewater, Highways & Transportation, Building, Structural and Geotechnical engineering.

Job title:

Project Quantity Surveyor

Job Description:

What you'll be doing:

Prepare tender and contract documents, including bills of quantities

Perform risk, value management and cost control

Advise on a procurement strategy

Identify, analyze and develop responses to commercial risks

Prepare and analyze costings for tender

Allocate work to subcontractors

Provide advice on contractual claims

Assisting in the production of Final Accounts

What we're looking for:

Qualified at degree level or working towards MRICS or equivalent professional level

Demonstrable and proven track record working for a large main contractor in the construction industry

An expert negotiator with a keen eye for detail

Confident and experienced in the use of Microsoft Excel & Microsoft Word

Experience of working with BIM and computer aided measurement tools

About Capita Real Estate & Infrastructure

At Capita Real estate and infrastructure, we create places where people can prosper.

Today, critical infrastructure and public building projects need to be sustainable and environmentally appropriate. They must deliver value for the people that will use them - local communities and businesses - for decades to come. The wide range of demands requires a more holistic approach to design. That's where we come in.

Our clients rely on our commitment to understanding their challenges and finding smarter solutions, and a broad range of experts offering a distinctively diverse set of skills. Our leadership team, who are practitioners themselves, understand what it takes to deliver.

Our culture is built on over 100 years of delivering excellence and creating solutions for critical infrastructure challenges. This enables us to provide a different perspective and approach; one based on what our clients need and can afford.

From engineering and architectural innovation to environmental sustainability and technologically enabled project delivery, we are renowned for our breadth of expertise and holistic, collaborative approach.

We're a unique team specializing in infrastructure and buildings; the physical networks which keep the country moving and the places where people and communities can prosper

What's in it for you?

A competitive basic salary

25 days' holiday (rising to 27) with the opportunity to buy extra leave

The opportunity to take a paid day out of the office, volunteering for our charity partners or a cause of your choice

a discretionary annual bonus based on performance / car allowance or company car dependent on experience

Company matched pension, life assurance, a cycle2work scheme, 15 weeks' fully paid maternity, adoption and shared parental leave, paternity pay of two weeks...and plenty more

Voluntary benefits designed to suit your lifestyle - from discounts on retail and socializing, to health & wellbeing, travel and technology

Access to our Employee Network Groups, which represent every strand of diversity and allow colleagues to connect and learn from each other on an open, inclusive platform

Remote Working

You'll get the chance to follow your chosen career path anywhere in Capita. You'll be joining a network of 63,000 experienced, innovative and dedicated individuals across multiple disciplines and sectors. There are countless opportunities to learn new skills and develop in your career, and we'll provide the support you need to do just that. Our purpose is to create a better outcome for you.


What we hope you'll do next:

Choose 'Apply now' to fill out our short application, so that we can find out more about you.

To view our Covid-19 and process adjustments information, please visit the Capita Careers site.

Equal Opportunities

We're an equal opportunity employer, which means we'll consider all suitably qualified applicants regardless of gender identity or expression, ethnic origin, nationality, religion or beliefs, age, sexual orientation, disability status or any other protected characteristic. We recruit and develop our people based on merit and their passion for creating better outcomes, and we're committed to creating an inclusive environment for all employees. During the application process, you'll be asked to share your personal characteristics and data with us. This helps us understand our audience so we can make sure we are doing everything we can to attract a diverse range of people and ensure our recruitment processes are fair and inclusive.




United Kingdom

Time Type:

Full time

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