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Project QS (Cost Consultant)

Location: Auckland
Salary: £57000 - £62000 per year
Benefits: Car/allowance, 20% Bonus, Private Health Insurance etc.
Reference: J23651
Contract Type: Permanent
Working Hours: Full-time
Created: 16th June 2022
Closing: 14th July 2022

Why New Zealand?

  • Higher than the UK in the OECD Better Life Index
  • 2nd safest country in the world the UK is 42nd.
  • No. 1 for work life balance in the 2020 HSBC Expat Explorer survey
  • Strong forecast for construction/property industry growth.

Contract Scotland are working with a leading privately owned firm of professional quantity surveyors to identify QS’s from the UK/Scotland who are interested in moving to Auckland, New Zealand.

Employing a team of over 20, this business was originally established by an expat from the UK and has thrived in the last 10+ years. They understand what is involved in relocating from the UK and are set up to support anyone making the move, offering assistance with relocation (including flights, any shipping of possessions, visas, initial accommodation etc).

The role will attract a salary of circa $110,000 to $120,000 NZD (c £57,000 to £62,000), plus car/car allowance, 20% bonus, private health insurance, life insurance + more.

To apply you should hold a degree qualification (or equivalent) and have 3 – 5+ years’ experience working in a cost consultancy environment. Whilst this company works across a range of sectors including commercial building, residential, education, leisure and infrastructure, they are keen to consider individuals with project experience gained within any sector of the industry.

They are looking for cost consultants with the energy & enthusiasm to succeed in New Zealand and who want to progress their careers once they have settled in. It’s important that you have good communication skills, as the market in NZ operates on a lot of face to face’ contact.

A full job description can be provided.

Contract Scotland have over 15 years’ experience in supporting construction, property & engineering professionals looking to relocate to Australia, Canada and New Zealand. We can share everything that you need to know and work closely with you throughout the process, even putting you in touch with other professionals who have previously made the move from Scotland & the UK.

Get in touch if you’d like to know more about emigrating to New Zealand.

Legal Information:

Contract Scotland offers both the services of an employment agency for permanent work and an employment business for temporary work.

We can only deal with applications from Candidates who are eligible to work in the UK and are current UK residents.

We are committed to equal opportunities and diversity for our employees, temporary workers and work seekers. Individuals are only assessed on their individual merits and suitability to a position irrespective of race, gender, disability, age, faith or sexual orientation.