Construction, Architecture & Design

Quantity Surveyor (Intermediate to Senior+)

Job Title: Quantity Surveyor (Intermediate to Senior+)
Contract Type: Permanent Recruitment
REF: 126090
Contact Details: Matt Shortt (DEL)
Contact Email:
Job Published: 8 months ago

One of the main players in the NZ commercial construction continues to stand out from the competition with strong forward workload for the foreseeable future. They have partnered with NZ’s leading developers to be the main contractor on several significant projects. They operate in non-corporate manner employing the best in talent work collaboratively on exciting and challenging high rise projects.

Due to the demands of their current future workload, they are now requiring a Intermediate to Senior QS or Senior QS that can step in beneath the Project Commerical Lead and provide support for a large ($100M+) project under construction.

Key aspects of the role include:

  • Cost control, letting and administering contracts and subcontracts
  • Progressing claims and variations
  • Reporting on financials and budget management
  • Attending meetings
  • Procurement of various trades

To be successful in this role, you will have:

  • Relevant tertiary education (e.g., Construction Management / Quantity Surveying)
  • 6+ years experience working for a Tier1 or 2 Commercial contractor on projects $40m+
  • Well developed negotiation and effective communication skills
  • Strong relationship building skills across consultants, sub-contractors, and all internal staff
  • Experience with forecasting, cost reporting
  • Commercial acumen and ability to manage costs throughout the project

You will thrive working with a passionate and talented team enjoying working on an iconic and challenging project.

Salary very competitive $130K - $150K

To apply, send your resume to or call Matt Shortt on 02755440674 for more information.

Ref: 125896