Quantity Surveyor

Recruiter
Quattro Recruitment Ltd
Location
York
Salary
£33000 - £37000/annum
Posted
15 Jun 2017
Closes
15 Jul 2017
Sector
Engineering
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Quantity Surveyor
£33-£37k
York
City Centre Location

A large organisation with a head office in York centre is looking to recruit a Quantity Surveyor.

You will fulfil role of Quantity Surveyor within the company in support of project delivery teams as part of the Commercial Function, taking a lead role in providing commercial support to projects and portfolios where allocated.

As the appointed applicant you will match the below criteria.....

• Provide appropriate input and at project bid stage to ensure commercially robust tender submissions.
• Support the Project Management team in contract administration and cost/value management with the objective of creating profitable, sustainable growth for the business and in adherence to the company Project Delivery Manual (PDM ).
• Take the lead in providing commercial support within the project delivery teams, including management of other members of the commercial team allocated.
• Develop and ensure the implementation of cost monitoring and reporting measures appropriate to the size and complexity of individual projects to provide details on current expenditure and project value as well as provide robust forecasting of the same.
• Interface with lead engineers and other members of the project delivery team to capture commercial risks and opportunities and implement measures accordingly.
• Take an active role in Lead Engineer reviews in support of the Project Manager.
• Provide financial reporting to clients as may be required.
• Preparation and submission of applications for payment.
• Implementation of change control procedures as set out under the contract.
• Agreement of valuations for variations and final accounts in conjunction with the Project Manager and ensuring adherence to the companies corporate governance.
• Early identification of potential conflicts and implementation of conflict avoidance measures as may be directed by line manager or the company Head of Commercial.
• Advise and assist in procurement of subcontract packages, including supplier selection and competitive tendering to ensure best value for money for the company
• Valuation of subcontractor applications for payment and preparation of Payment Notices and Pay Less Notices as may be appropriate.
• Management of subcontract change control process ensuring all risks and liabilities are carried forward to the Main Contract where possible.
• Take a lead role in claims scenario's where required.
• Any other reasonable duties as may be required.

To be considered for the role you will match the below criteria....

• Professional qualifications:- Degree or equivalent
• Professional memberships:- Working towards MRICS status.
• Experience: - Experience of project delivery principles, through either quantity surveying or project management routes.
• Knowledge: - Good knowledge of quantity surveying/project management principles and standards, particularly contract administration and cost control.
• Health & Safety:- This is not a safety critical role. Good knowledge of safety standards is required as all employees have a duty of care.
• Contracts:- Experience of construction industry standard and/or Network Rail suite of contracts, with Particular benefit in knowledge of NEC 3 forms of contract.
• Team working:- Good team worker able to interact with other teams within the company to ensure effective delivery of projects
• Motivation:- Self-motivated team player. Able to work with the minimum of supervision
• IT:- Computer literate - Microsoft Office packages, ProjectWise, CMS

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DAYS THEN YOUR APPLICATION HAS NOT BEEN SUCCESSFUL, HOWEVER WE MAY KEEP YOUR DETAILS ON FILE AND
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This vacancy is advertised on behalf of Quattro Recruitment LTD who operate as an employment business. Quattro
Recruitment Ltd is an Equal Opportunities Employer