We are currently working with a company that operates nationwide, providing integrated consultancy services for major infrastructure and development schemes, who has a reputation of designing and delivering some of the most complex projects in the UK.
As an organisation they have a proven track record of delivery in residential, commercial, retail, public and infrastructure sectors, with significant project experience in planning, designing and delivering strategic highways and bridges, flood alleviation works, transport plans, major utility installations, high rise buildings, new towns, schools/leisure centres, public buildings and business parks.
Their teams are structured to provide efficient, cost effective and dynamic advice, often against challenging timescales and with significant complexities.
The Quantity Surveyor role within the company will require an enthusiastic, dynamic, and motivated individual with a junior or experienced background working as a Quantity Surveyor in recent times.
This is a great opportunity for a successful candidate to join the business in a role offering the prospect to work with experienced Quantity Surveyors and Project Consultants and provide a wide range of development consultancy services.
Commercial and Contract Advice.
Cost Planning and Reporting.
The Quantity Surveyor position will offer the chance to work on some of the largest development programmes in the UK, taking the project lead and driving forward the key stages of project design and delivery.
Based in the organisations building in Southwest Birmingham, the position will liaise and work with other parties and travel when needed to visit and support projects throughout their delivery stages and lifecycles.
A formal Qualification in Quantity Surveying
Fully conversant with MS office – Word, Excel Outlook, Project
Some recent exposure of Quality Management Systems
12 – 18 months post qualification sector experience
If you are looking to progress your career in a driven environment working on nationally significant development and infrastructure projects and are looking to extend your experience within the field of QS, please get in touch.
Good Salary Package, Pension, Career Progression
Commutable from Birmingham, Coventry, Warwick, Leicester, Oxford, Worcester, Lichfield
Probe Technical Recruitment, Celebrating 26 Years of Technical Engineering Recruitment Excellence
We are working with a fantastic fast-growing organisation that has an establish global customer and supplier based and is seeing strong repeat and new customer business coming directly from Germany.
The company has many years’ experience in developing advanced engineered products that are used in a myriad of industry sectors. Their products offer a high level of safety and reliability and use a range of the latest electronic technologies.
As an organisation they have seen good growth from being able to offer bespoke solutions to their customers and are now in a fortunate position of seeing business levels and orders return, post lockdown.
A busy working environment with a friendly and positive approach to how they operate as a business and they have a strong team support ethos.
The position plays an integral part of the day to day function between the customer and the technical departments within the organisation, by offering tailored support to customers by understanding their requirements and then liaising with the relevant Project and R&D teams.
Collating information and requirements via telephone, email, Skype/Team/Zoom, or fax
Discussing suitable options, lead times and costs
Liaising with the internal technical departments to ensure customers’ requests and demands can be achieved
Dealing with issues and legacy quality issues
Maintaining CRM Systems and internal spread sheets or relevant documentation
Liaising with Sales Teams and Distributers
Keep abreast of new technology and product development
Advice customers of new improved technologies and better solutions.
Be able to communicate effectively in both English and German
Skills & Experience:
This position does require excellent German language skills, both conversational and technical and some exposure of working directly for, or with German organisations in the recent past.
The position does not require someone to be formally technically qualified, but a background working in some form of engineering or engineering sales or customer service is strongly desired.
Good IT Skills and the ability to create and maintain spread sheets and databases are as must
Excellent communication with good listening skills are essential, with the ability to convey information clearly and in a professional manner.
Being part of the big team is how this organisation wants their staff to feel, so someone who is willing to help and support others, will be a quality they seek at the interview stage
A great company with a history of growing individual staff into senior members and managers within short time periods is something they are very proud of.
The company is based in a modern open spaced building with top spec facilities for their staff.
They operate Monday through to Friday on a standard day routine, with an earlier finish on a Friday.
Good salary packages and regular bonus and 25 Days Holidays + Bank Hols