Property, Construction & Architecture

Intermediate Residential Quantity Surveyor

Job Title: Intermediate Residential Quantity Surveyor
Contract Type: Permanent Recruitment
REF: BRLMZS109808_1
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Job Published: about 2 months ago

This group home builder has been one of the most successful capitalising on a strong residential market over many years. They work with private clients as well as Kainga Ora with social housing. It is a brand recognised for quality in design and are at the high end of the group home building market. The company have great support systems, strong trade and supplier relationships, and a cohesive team culture.

They now need to identify an intermediate QS to assist.

Reporting to the Owner, your role involves:

  • Procurement/estimating
  • Working in close partnership with owner/project managers
  • Contract administration
  • Financial reporting and variations, project cost controls, reviewing project forecasts/work in progress
  • Orders preparation
  • Supplier management/negotiating high level contracts
  • Setting up and/or advising on systems as required, developing and setting up pricing models for developments including forecasting and back costing

Key background:

  • 3- 4 + years of residential/group home builder experience including knowledge of NZ construction processes, exposure to high density multi-unit would be ideal
  • Tertiary qualified in quantity surveying
  • Outstanding communication and leadership skills
  • Strong NZ Building Code knowledge
  • Strong financial nous and business acumen
  • Experienced in using cost management software such as Cost X
  • Accuracy
  • Drive and want to build a career within this company

Salary $70K - $100K pending experience.

For further information on this role or other roles, please call Matt on 027 5544064  or email your details to

Ref: 109808