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Senior Quantity Surveyor, Water

East Midlands


CappKind is an established professional services provider to the construction industry, regulated by the Royal Institution of Chartered Surveyors (RICS). We support our clients (both end clients and contractors) with some of the largest capital programmes in the UK and abroad.

We are currently expanding and looking for talented, forward thinking commercial professionals to join us. As a growing company, we offer a wealth of opportunities for the right individuals, including competitive salaries, flexible working, progression and incentives.

We are looking for Senior Quantity Surveyors to join our team and provide core commercial services for our clients. This is a fantastic opportunity for individual to gain experience working for a variety of clients across various sectors.

The role

  • Full time, permanent.
  • Site-based in Derbyshire and the wider East Midlands, with fortnightly travel to our Leeds head office. Up to 3 days working from home per week.
  • Providing core commercial services to various clients (dependent on your area of expertise).
  • Initial role likely to be on Severn Trent Water projects.
The successful candidate will
  • Have a degree in a construction or quantity surveying related discipline.
  • Have a minimum of 5 years’ experience working as a Quantity Surveyor.
  • Preferably have experience working on infrastructure projects, such as utilities, highways, rail and/or other civils projects.
  • Have an in depth understanding and experience of contractual and commercial processes.
  • Have contractor QS experience, taking full responsibility for main contract commercial management and subcontract procurement / management.
  • Have good knowledge of NEC forms of contract.
  • Be client focused and able to develop and maintain collaborative working relationships.
  • Be a self-motivated team player that demonstrates excellent judgement and decision-making skills.
  • Be flexible, positive and engaging, with a desire to learn and develop through exposure to different types of clients and projects.
Remuneration and benefits
  • £55,000 – £70,000 salary (depending on experience/qualifications).
  • Car allowance.
  • Payment of professional fees.
  • 25 days holiday entitlement, with option to buy/sell leave.
  • Company pension scheme.
  • Private healthcare.
  • Income protection, life, and personal accident insurance.
  • 37.5 hours per week with flexible working arrangements.

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