Property, Construction & Architecture

Project Senior QS (Site Based)

Job Title: Project Senior QS (Site Based)
Contract Type: Permanent Recruitment
  • Auckland
  • Auckland - Inner
  • Auckland - Manukau and East Auckland
  • Auckland - North Shore and Rodney
  • Auckland - Waitakere and West Auckland
REF: 118538
Contact Details: Matt Shortt
Contact Email:
Job Published: 15 days ago

This is one of NZ largest developers in the aged care industry that perform their own construction with several of their villages either completed or under construction throughout NZ. Looking forward, they have acquired land allowing for a strong programme of future work within this booming industry.   They have one of their flagship projects which has commenced and with several stages ahead and with a 2.5-year remaining build programme till full completion. They are now looking to provide closer commercial/cost management with necessary interactions on the ground with the PM and site team requiring the need for an experience senior QS that has strong project commercial management expertise.

The role will see you managing the commercial elements of the project and includes, preparing, monitoring and updating costs against budgets/forecasts, assisting the project manager with the administrative functions of the project, supplier/sub contractor cost management, progress claims and variations, contractual management, and with dual reporting lines to finance and regional management.

Th best fit for this position will be a Senior QS operating in commercial construction space and with at least 10 years QS experience possessing a proven history of managing large projects above $50M. You are well grounded technically, have a strong grasp on construction systems technology and have ability to identify critical path of the project. The ability to juggle multiple priorities, problem solve and deal in arising disputes is essential. You can easily converse a range of stakeholders, especially sub-contractors using your decisive personality.   Your organisational skills are exemplary and as well is your work ethic.

This is a great career opportunity to join a busy developer/contractor that can offer you strong career development working on this particular project.

The salary is envisaged to be up to $160K - $180K.

For further information, please call Matt on 027 5544064 or email your details to

Ref No: 118538