Senior QS/QS Manager - Medium Density Residential

Job Title: Senior QS/QS Manager - Medium Density Residential
Contract Type: Permanent Recruitment
Location: Auckland
Contact Details: Matt Shortt
Contact Email:
Job Published: 8 days ago

This is a well-recognised group home builder with a long-standing history and a brand recognised for their highest quality in design. They are large players in the market, especially Auckland and have contracts with Kainga Ora (Housing NZ) and private developers but also, they work with clients in Design and Build with plenty of opportunities to price despite the current market. This role sits in their busy Kainga Ora build division.

Due to growth, they are looking for a senior quantity surveyor/QS Manager to provide commercial and team leadership and oversight.

Your role involves:

  • Completing job estimates
  • Contract administration
  • Financial reporting and variations
  • Orders preparation
  • Supplier management/negotiating
  • Team management and mentoring
  • Site visits during construction

Key background:

  • 10 + years of residential QS experience including knowledge of NZ Building Code and NZ Building Standards, including NZS3604:2011, 3910/ETC contracts and 3915
  • Tertiary qualified with a Diploma/Bachelors degree in CM/QSing
  • Top communication, negotiation and relationship building skills
  • Excellent team management ability including being able to guide and mentor
  • Strong financial nous, excellent pricing systems skills
  • Strong understanding and knowledge of various Building Estimating and Management Software
  • Drive and want to build a career within this company

Remuneration: Salary $120K - $135K + Benefits

For further information, please call Matt on 027 5544065 or send your CV to

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