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POLICY & RESEARCH MANAGER (Part Time or Full Time)
Australian Institute of Quantity Surveyors

We currently have an opening for a Policy & Research Manager to join our team based in the CBD. The ideal candidate will be from a construction background but have had in-depth experience with policy, standards & compliance functions. The Policy & Research Manager will be responsible for the strategic development and implementation of policy matters, research and professional and technical standards for the quantity surveying and the broader construction and management professions.

Key deliverables include:

> Research, write and prepare papers, reports, policy papers, and submissions on a broad range of issues relating to the rights and needs of the broader quantity surveying profession
> Responsible for leading volunteers, consultants, industry partners and vendors in the development, implementation and evaluation of professional and technical standards
> Establish networks in, and liaise with, government agencies, and professional and industry associations to identify and act on opportunities for collaboration or engagement on public policy and media issues relevant to AIQS and its members
> Responsible for the achievement of Standards Portfolio mission, goals and financial objectives. Ensure that evaluation systems are in place related to these goals and objectives and provide progress reports to the CEO
 
Essential criteria:

> A demonstrated ability to build and maintain good working relationships with a wide range of internal and external stakeholders, preferably in a membership-based environment and including political staff, public servants and industry associations
> Excellent writing, oral and interpersonal communication skills as well as being a great negotiator
> Knowledge of the system of Australian government at federal, state and territory levels and their associated agencies
> Demonstrates strategic thinking skills and ability to develop and execute a strategy
> To apply, please click on the 'apply now' to submit both a cover letter and a resume.  Salary will commensurate with experience.

Direct applications only via SEEK.  No agencies please.

Posted 21/06/2019


WE NEED YOUR SKILLS URGENTLY 
We are fast becoming the preferred consulting group for more and more clients who value good specialised assistance in their property and construction activities, knowing they will receive timely and accurate advice. 
 
This continues to create an increasing number of positions in our firm for professionals who understand the benefits of working within a group which can offer career opportunities and the benefits a diverse range of clients generates. 
 
Quantity Surveying Positions
PEP Solutions needs two experienced Quantity Surveyors / Cost Planners to help with aspects of Cost Management and Contract Administration. Applicants will preferably have a recent background in a Professional Quantity Surveying office, be energetic and efficient, willing to work in a resultsoriented business and keen to focus on clients developing commercial and residential projects up to $50m who require accurate assessments of real building costs.  
 
The positions will suit ambitious and talented professionals who want to create their own future. The team provides a supportive collaborative team environment and offers the opportunity to develop direct client contact to those willing to take on responsibility. 
 
Duties include but not limited to
> Measuring in both elemental and trade format
> Cost estimating and cost planning
> Tender and contract procurement assistance
> Financier reporting on initial and progress claim assessment
> Value management for feasibilities and improving outcomes
> Progress claims and variations assessments
> Assessing refurbishment budgets and monitoring capital distribution.

Skills and experience preferred
> Willingness and ability to innovate and improve processes
> Strong experience in the construction and development environment
> Relevant tertiary qualification in Construction Management
> Strong skills in measuring, budgeting and report writing
> Strong CostX measurement skill and knowledge.
 
PEP Solutions
PEP Solutions is a specialist consultancy headquartered in Brisbane which focuses on providing tailored Quantity Surveying services to new and existing Clients. The overall business offers many Property and Construction related services and has an excellent industry reputation which employees will find rewarding and gives opportunities to grow a career and enjoy a healthy work life balance. 
 
Benefits
> Excellent remuneration recognising accuracy, efficiency and engagement
> Recognition of contribution and direct access to senior experienced personnel
> Learn new skills and “be heard” in a smaller environment of a reputable firm.

How to apply
Applications showing your communication skills, current CV and referees can be forwarded to admin@pepsolutions.com.au or call Susan on 1300 26 36 76 to arrange an interview or discussion.

Posted 27/5/2019



ASSOCIATE QUANTITY SURVEYOR - BRISBANE

PEP Solutions is a Property and Construction related professional consultancy firm offering a broad range of services to a growing group of Australia-wide Clients who prefer us for our insights and attention to detail. 
 
We provide our services across diverse sectors including commercial, retail, industrial, hospitality, health, aged care, education, agribusiness and residential. 
 
Position 
We are looking to fill this role with a career focused Quantity Surveyor who is profit oriented, client focused, motivated and energetic and has a desire to advance their career and be rewarded for hard work and valued client service. 
 
The position requires an associate level person with commensurate skills and no less than 10 years’ local experience in Australia to work with a specialist quantity surveying team who analyze and report on building costs, value management, variations, programming, costs to complete, financial feasibilities, refurbishments and measurement of quantities. An ability to interface directly with Clients and develop relationships will be strongly regarded. 
 
Duties 
To be considered for this role you should display experience/capability in most of the following:
> Working with a small team servicing a broad client base
> Accurate measuring and estimating of construction costs and cost planning
> Project budgeting for feasibilities, post contract administration and reporting
> Assessing project risk and cost reporting for financiers
> Life cycle costing and replacement reporting.

Skills and experience 
To be further considered for this role, you would be expected to have:
> Tertiary qualifications in Quantity Surveying
> Registration with relevant professional associations (AIQS, RICS etc)
> Excellent communication skills, both written and oral
> Ability to work autonomously and take responsibility
> High level capabilities relating to detail and presentation
> Proficiency in using CostX and/or Buildsoft measurement programs
> Proficiency in Microsoft Office suite and Excel formulas
> Proactive client management and business development skills. 
 
PEP Solutions
PEP Solutions is a specialist consultancy headquartered in Brisbane which focuses on providing tailored Quantity Surveying services to new and existing Clients. The overall business offers many Property and Construction related services and has an excellent industry reputation which employees will find rewarding and gives opportunities to grow a career and enjoy a healthy work life balance. 
 
Experience, skills and overall contribution to our team will determine salary and bonuses. 
 
HOW TO APPLY
Applications showing your communication skills, current CV and referees can be forwarded to admin@pepsolutions.com.au or call Susan on 1300 26 36 76 to arrange an interview or discussion.

Posted 27/5/2019



SENIOR BUILDING CONSULTANT / ENGINEER
Brisbane

PEP Solutions is a Property and Construction related professional consultancy firm offering a broad range of services to a growing group of Clients who operate across Australia. We are growing and expanding to keep up with demand for all our services.

We provide these advisory services over a diverse property sector including commercial, retail, industrial, hospitality, health, aged care, education, agribusiness and multi-residential. 

We are looking to fill new positions within the firm for building consultants. Applicants should be profit oriented, client focused, motivated and energetic persons looking to advance their careers and be rewarded for hard work and great client service.

The Roles
These positions require a Senior Building Consultant, Surveyor, Engineer or Architect with at least 8-10 years’ experience in Australia. You will join a specialist Building Advisory team who analyze and report on building defects, conduct condition reports and prepare strategic asset management plans.

Follow-up work involving scoping documentation and project management of remedial works may also be required and turning your hand to assist clients with their problems will be required.

Duties
To be considered for a role you should display your experience and capability in undertaking most of the following:
> Building inspection reports
> Technical Due Diligence reporting
> Property condition audits
> Defect diagnosis and rectification advice
> Capital and maintenance planning and cost forecasts
> Preparing Scope of Works documentation
> Project Management and programming
> Active Client interaction and team communication
> Travel throughout Australia to conduct inspections when required.

Skills and experience
We would expect to successfully undertake the above, you should have most of the below:
> Qualifications in Construction, Building Surveying, Engineering or Architecture 
> Registration with relevant professional associations or bodies (RICS, AIBS, EA, etc)
> Strong knowledge of Australian Standards, Building Codes and relevant regulations
> Excellent communication skills, both written and oral
> Ability to work autonomously and take responsibility
> High level capabilities relating to detail, presentation and formatting
> Highly developed report writing skills including English grammar
> Proficiency in Microsoft Office suite and Programming.

Experience, skills and overall contribution to our team will determine salary and other benefits.

Apply
Send your cover letter and email to Susan Hill-Marsh susan@pepsolutions.com.au

Posted 15/5/2019