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Quantity Surveyor

Ref: JN -012018-58814
NZD60000.00 - NZD80000.00 per annum
Northland, Whangarei
Construction & Engineering, Cost Management/Quantity Surveying
18th January 2018
Job Type

So, you're sick of life in the city and all that goes with it - rising house prices, traffic jams, pollution, crowds everywhere... It's time to move to a steadily growing, small city with a chilled out vibe and endless opportunities. That city is Whangarei!

A nationwide, progressive QS Consultancy is looking for a Quantity Surveyor to be part of their dynamic and committed team. They are a team of highly effective consultants working in partnership with their clients across the healthcare, residential and commercial sectors of construction.

This successful consultancy act proactively in their approach and advice, and are an expert extension of their clients business. They are committed to executing high-quality cost solutions and have a track record in being a reputable and well trusted business. Being part of this company will allow you to build strong relationships with some interesting clients and with a personal approach from the Directors with hands on training and real development.

This is a great opportunity to work alongside an experienced Senior QS who would like someone to join and then be apart of building the team in Whangarei. This will see you working on projects across demanding and ever growing sectors, managing the financials of between $10M - $250M.


  • Pre-contract Quantity surveying including cost planning, value engineering, contract documentation, tender analysis and related reporting
  • Post-contract including contract administration, progress valuation and cost negotiation
  • Support the Project Managers to deliver the project on time and in budget
  • Information management including price enquiries and maintenance and review work as required
  • Leadership and guidance to the Junior QS team
  • Analyse profitability and revenue within the project ensuring the financial goals are met
  • Provide updates and financial results to the Project Manager and Client


  • Relevant industry qualification in Quantity Surveying
  • Strong communication and attention to detail
  • Integrity in business dealings at all times - ability to create and maintain trust
  • Technical skills - negotiating, settling, understand a construction program
  • Knowledge of CostX would be highly regarded but not essential

This is a fantastic opportunity for you to work with some of the best in the business within a great team culture.

Apply now to express your interest and we will be in touch.

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