Senior Surveyor/Commercial Manager

Future Resourcing Limited
Billericay, Essex
£55000 - £65000/annum plus car or car allowance
17 Jun 2017
17 Jul 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
My client is an established construction company with specialist divisions within the Fit Out, Refurbishment and M&E sectors.

They are currently recruiting a Surveyor / Commercial Manager to join their team based at their head office in Billericay, Essex.

This position will suit either a Senior Surveyor looking for the step up as a Commercial Manager or a Commercial Manager that is looking for a new challenge and a long prosperous career.

As Commercial Manager, you will be the senior person who manages the budget and keeps on top of all the costs within their refurbishment and M&E divisions.

Commercial managers typically have a Quantity Surveying degree background, and a number of years’ experience in the construction industry, however, you can successfully move into a Commercial Manager role from an Engineering background with the relevant related experience.

Duties and main responsibilities will be;
 To take responsibility for the cost and value of projects
 Preparation of Tender Packages, enquiries, analysis, negotiation, scope of works and levelling activities
 Negotiate valuations and final accounts for projects
 Issuing and managing all internal PO’s issued to suppliers
 Ensuring all costs are tracked and validated
 Working closely with other team members
 Timely and accurate recording of information on internal databases
 What we are looking for:
 Qualified in Quantity Surveying or a related discipline
 Previous work experience as a Quantity Surveyor / Estimator
 Relevant experience in commercial Construction, fit-out industry or joinery industry is desirable
 Excellent communication skills – both verbal and written
 Strong working knowledge of contract documents, construction practices and techniques
 Ability to interpret and make calculations based on drawings
 Sound IT skills including Microsoft Office and Excel
In return, you can expect:
Salary between £55k - £65k Depending on experience
Company car or car allowance