Associate Director - Quantity Surveying

Locations United Kingdom, London
Discipline Construction
Job reference 3460831C
Consultant name Nick Rogerson
Consultant email
Consultant contact no +44 7897 729 223
Are you an experienced cost management professional looking to work for a consultancy at Associate Director level?

Archer Recruitment is working with a high-profile consultancy boasting an extensive portfolio of projects across the UK, to recruit an Associate Director who will lead a cost management team working alongside an established Project Management team.

This is a hands-on role working on projects across a variety of sectors including a major new build film studio, offices, residential, education, hotels and industrial. You will be responsible for developing new business from internal client departments and external clients, both for purely QS instructions and working jointly with the project management team.

The core elements of the role will include but not be limited to:
  • Managing a small cost management team
  • Preparing cost plans and order of costs
  • Carrying out tender analysis and preparing tender reports
  • Developing the QS and cost business in the London office
  • Preparing interim valuations and financial reports
  • Agreeing variations and final accounts
  • Attending site and design team meetings
The ideal candidate would have the following qualifications, skills, and experience:
  • Excellent communication, negotiation, and analytical skills
  • Have a proven track record of managing projects of a significant capital expenditure budget
  • Act as a mentor for any junior staff within the company
  • Experience within a professional quantity surveying consultancy
  • Manage relationships with clients and tier 1 contractors
  • Working knowledge of JCT contracts
  • Computer literacy, specifically in Microsoft Office
  • BIM measurement using Costx would be ideal, but training will be given
The role is offering a salary up to £85,000 with 27 days annual leave, private medical, enhanced private pension scheme, season ticket loan, life assurance, and personal accident cover.

Please submit your CV to Nick Rogerson by email at or get in touch on 07897 729223 for a confidential discussion.

We regret that due to a high volume of applications only shortlisted candidates will be contacted.

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We appreciate every application, however, due to a high volume of applicants, only shortlisted candidates will be contacted.