Senior Quantity Surveyor - $120K - $145K

Job Title: Senior Quantity Surveyor - $120K - $145K
Contract Type: Permanent Recruitment
Location: Auckland - Inner
REF: AK47297
Contact Details: Matt Shortt
Contact Email:
Job Published: 3 months ago
* Manage throughput of projects as key financial advisor
* Chance to transform business and ramp up cost database of knowledge
* Chance to move into a management role building your industry profile.

This larger employer is ramping up for some significant residential/multi residential builds into 2016, the level of development and redevelopment is substantial. They have some stringent targets and cost constraints across the business which must be managed effectively.

Cost management is critical and the ability to add value throughout the life cycle of multiple projects is required. They need a switched on senior QS with razor sharp analytical skills who will make a big impact to this organisation and realise cost performance and better the production process.

The role would see you focussing on the following areas:

* Leading the provision of cost and budgeting advice to the business
* Leading cost and risk, management elements of tendering and procurement
* Leading the cost of management and quantity surveying services
* Leading and supporting financial and cost management performance

This role requires a candidate that has an in depth understanding of the local market, an experienced QS (8 years plus) with experience preferred in a PQS firm although commercial/residential contractor experience would be considered . You are highly commercial and enjoy presenting your ideas and proposals to decision makers. You possess an in depth understanding of cost management, value engineering and risk management including best practice approaches. You are an astute operator and have exceptional stake holder management skills.

This is great challenge for a Senior QS looking for a chance to make a real difference in one of NZ's larger business's and where your ideas and thoughts will be of significant value to delivering a multitude of projects due to commence in 2016.

Salary - to $120K - $145K

For further information, please call Matt on 09 3740872 or email your details to