Property, Construction & Architecture

Senior QS - Townhouse/Terrace Housing/Multi Unit

Job Title: Senior QS - Townhouse/Terrace Housing/Multi Unit
Contract Type: Permanent Recruitment
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Job Published: 8 months ago

This is a leading volume residential and light commercial builder that has over 20 years of experience. They are a large player in Auckland with significant contracts with developers and capacity contracts with Kainga Ora (Housing NZ) involving a significant work pipeline. They are fast paced, invest in their people, they act to ensure positive business relationships are developed and maintained, and they adopt a high-performance culture, paying above market to retain their top talent.

Due to growth, they are looking for a senior quantity surveyor with strong estimating skills to provide commercial management for a large multi unit and terraced housing/walk ups developments.

Your role involves:

  • Being the main client contact
  • Engagement and management of various consultants for D&B projects from tender to building consent
  • Management of Council RFI’s during consenting process
  • Contract administration
  • Cost management and financial reporting
  • Procurement of sub trades
  • Reviewing and management NOD’s and EOI’s to clients
  • Variation management
  • Team management and mentoring
  • Site visits during construction

Key background:

  • 8 + years of residential and/or commercial 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
  • Strong financial nous, excellent pricing systems skills
  • Accuracy

Salary $130K - $150K.

For further information on this role or other roles, please call Matt on 027 5544 064 or email your details to

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