Senior Quantity Surveyor

Junior Quantity Surveyor

Quantity Surveyor

Assistant Site Manager

Site Manager

Senior Quantity Surveyor

Newquay, Cornwall

We are seeking an experienced Senior Quantity Surveyor to join a national contractor, managing a range of projects across Cornwall. Sectors include health, education, defence and vary in value up to £50m. You will join an experienced team and take financial charge of projects, mentoring and managing junior commercial team members.

The role:

  • Vet, appoint and negotiate subcontract packages for projects
  • Pre-contract pricing and agreement project costs, submission of cash flow forecasts
  • Prepare and agree CVR’S / interim valuations and agree on final accounts
  • Managing financial accounts and reporting to Senior Management on the project performance
  • Monitor progress, secure payments, if necessary, issue formal notices / contractual claims
  • Attend project support meetings

 Requirements:

  • Educated to degree level in Quantity Surveying, although other equivalent qualifications may be accepted such as HNC/HND if backed up with extensive work experience.
  • Experience in procuring major works sub-contractor packages
  • Good knowledge of measurement and valuations and standard forms of contract.
  • Ability to negotiate with clients/sub-contractors
  • Experience of value engineering
  • Exposure to resolving disputes
  • Good negotiation skills and commercial awareness.
  • IT skills specifically of MS365 and COINS ideally, not essential.

 Package:

  • Car Allowance
  • Private medical insurance
  • Excellent holiday allowance
  • Flexible benefits scheme

Next steps…

For an informal discussion please call Jo or apply as instructed.

Sphere Solutions are one of the Southwest & Wales market leaders in providing recruitment services to the built environment. With specialist consultants based in our regional offices (Bristol, Cardiff, Plymouth, Taunton, Gloucester and St Austell) we fill vacancies daily with contractors, developers, civil engineers and their supply chain in high volume with quality candidates

Junior Quantity Surveyor

 

Helston – Office based with site visits across the county.

 

Permanent

 

Sphere Solutions is seeking a Junior Quantity Surveyor, ideally from a groundworks/civils/surfacing background to join a very successful contractor covering sites across Cornwall.

 

You will join an experienced commercial team, reporting to a Commercial Director

working with both commercial and domestic clients; predominantly house builders, contractor, and councils on large and small projects that include roads, car parks, footpaths driveways etc.

 

This is an excellent opportunity for an aspiring Quantity Surveyor to join a forward-thinking team of like-minded professionals.

 

Key Responsibilities:

  • The role will involve managing sub-contractors to maximise costs, as well as assisting with ongoing estimating duties.
  • Commercial/financial management, valuations, reconciliations, and final accounts.
  • You will be required to report to the head office and travel to the site.

 

Key Requirements:

  • Qualified with a suitable construction-related qualification
  • Have some experience within the construction industry on similar projects.
  • A full driving license will be required,
  • Proficient IT skills in particular Excel.

 

 

On Offer:

  • Competitive Salary (DOE)
  • car/car allowance
  • Offering ongoing career progression

 

To Apply:

For an informal discussion please call Kalina on 01752 421888 or click the inviting red button in the upper right-hand corner to apply and embark on this journey with us!

Sphere Solutions are a market leader in the Southwest & Wales construction recruitment sector. With offices in St. Austell, Plymouth, Bristol, Cardiff, Swansea and Southampton.

We pride ourselves on building long-term relationships with local, regional and national contractors, developers and consultancies and offer a bespoke, discreet and professional service delivered by highly experienced consultants.

 

 

 

Quantity Surveyor 

Helston – Office-based with site visits across the county.

 Permanent

 Sphere Solutions is seeking an experienced Quantity Surveyor, ideally from a groundworks/civils/surfacing background to join a very successful contractor covering sites across Cornwall.

You will join an experienced commercial team, reporting to a Commercial Director

working with both commercial and domestic clients; predominantly house builders, contractors, and councils on large and small projects that include roads, car parks, footpaths driveways etc.

This is an excellent opportunity for a suitably qualified Quantity Surveyor to join a forward-thinking team of like-minded professionals.

 

Key Responsibilities:

  • The role will involve managing sub-contractors to maximise costs, as well as assisting with ongoing estimating duties.
  • Commercial/financial management, valuations, reconciliations, and final accounts.
  • You will be required to report to the head office and travel to the site.

Key Requirements:

  • Qualified with a suitable construction-related qualification
  • Have extensive experience within the construction industry on similar projects.
  • A full driving license will be required,
  • Proficient IT skills in particular Excel.

On Offer:

  • Salary circa £60k & car/car allowance
  • Offering ongoing career progression

To Apply:

For an informal discussion please call Kalina on 01752 421888 or click the inviting red button in the upper right-hand corner to apply and embark on this journey with us!

 

Sphere Solutions are a market leader in the Southwest & Wales construction recruitment sector. With offices in St. Austell, Plymouth, Bristol, Cardiff, Swansea and Southampton.

We pride ourselves on building long-term relationships with local, regional and national contractors, developers and consultancies and offer a bespoke, discreet and professional service delivered by highly experienced consultants.

 

 

Assistant Site Manager

Torbay

Would you like to join a leading contractor with a pipeline of new sites locally? With, a commitment to quality, innovation, and excellence, they have a strong reputation for delivering industrial and commercial units across the South West.

We are seeking a highly motivated and organised Assistant Site Manager to join the construction team. The Assistant Site Manager will work closely with the Project Manager to ensure the successful delivery of commercial new builds.

The role:

  • Assist the Site Manager in planning and coordinating of all construction activities.
  • Monitor and enforce safety regulations and compliance with company policies.
  • Supervise and coordinate subcontractors and direct labour on site.
  • Ensure that work is progressing according to programme timelines.
  • Quality control, inspection of works and Customer Care.
  • Support / deputise for the Project Manager s and when required.

What you will need:

  • Experience at a junior / assistant level within a commercial sector, they are not looking for someone who is already at Site Management level
  • Knowledge of modern construction methods, in particular steel frame would be advantageous.
  • Ideally a trade or HNC background, with a valid SMSTS, First Aid at Work, ideally CSCS also.
  • Excellent drive and enthusiasm
  • Ability to read and interpret construction plans and documents.
  • Health & Safety-conscious and familiar with safety regulations on site.
  • Full driving license required.

In Return:

  • Competitive salary and Car Allowance
  • 25 days annual leave plus bank holidays
  • Company pension scheme
  • Enhanced maternity / paternity package

To Apply:

For an informal discussion please call Kalina in the first instance on 01752 421888 or apply as instructed

Sphere Solutions are a market leader in the Southwest & Wales construction recruitment sector. With offices in St. Austell, Plymouth, Taunton, Bristol, Cardiff, Swansea and Gloucester. We pride ourselves on building long-term relationships with local, regional and national contractors, developers and consultancies and offer a bespoke, discreet and professional service delivered by highly experienced consultants.

Site Manager

Devon

Permanent

I am working with a regional contractor, known for their repeat business and quality of work to recruit a permanent Site Manager to join their team, working on projects across Devon.

Suitable candidates will have good experience in both refurbishment and new build Be confident in managing sub-contractors and on site HSE to coordinate works efficiently and hand over quality projects ranging from £500k – £1m. Projects will include; universities, schools, industrial units & commercial projects.

  • SMSTS, CSCS and FAW will be required as will a full DBS check.
  • Ideally you have a trades background and have worked in a similar role with proven longevity with previous employers.
  • This is a permanently employed role, covering sites across Devon, you will get a fully expensed company van & fuel card, annual leave, pension contribution and company IT.

To Apply

For an informal discussion please call Kalina or apply as instructed.

Sphere Solutions are one of the South West & Wales market leaders in providing recruitment services to the built environment.With specialist consultants based in our regional offices (Bristol, Cardiff, Taunton, Gloucester, Plymouth and St Austell) we fill vacancies daily with contractors, developers, civil engineers and their supply chain in high volume with quality candidates.