Quantity Surveyor-Reading-£70k

Recruiter
Blayze Group
Location
Reading
Salary
£65000 - £70000/annum
Posted
18 Jun 2017
Closes
18 Jul 2017
Sector
Engineering
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Quantity Surveyor-Reading-£70k

My client, one of the UK's leading house builders are looking for a Senior Quantity Surveyor to join it's team in Oxford.

You will have a minimum of 5 years' experience, have a steady track record and be looking for a career move not just a money motivated move.

Key Responsibilities of a Senior Quantity Surveyor:

* To supervise, manage and advise on the Financial and Contractual Aspects of multiple construction project across the division.
* Attends design team meetings and development meetings when appropriate and also main contract pre-start and subcontract package review meetings.
* Liaises with Development Surveyors to establish requirements for pre-contract expenditure and strategic procurement.
* Receive initial tender information and prepare and update procurement programmes.
* Agrees selection of suitable Subcontractors for works packages. Approves the competency of Subcontractors for inclusion on the Subcontractor's Approved List. Maintains and reviews the Approved List of Subcontractors in accordance with the Departmental procedures.
* Monitors production of information and advised on financial feasibility of design development.
* Prepares Subcontract tender documentation, analyses tender returns and makes recommendations on subcontractor selection.
* Prepares tender evaluations, A1 and C6 accounts forms for approval / signing by authorised signatory.
* Prepares and monitors subcontract documentation and warranties for eventual engrossment by parties to the contract.
* Prepare and agree initial preliminaries costings with Construction Director and monitors expenditure.
* Liaise with contract buyer to determine allowances within budget for the direct procurement of materials and monitor material purchasing costs and incorporate in contract financial reports.
* Attends site meetings, project team meetings and subcontract meetings during currency of contract.
* Prepares and submits notices and applications for Client / Agent for Extension of Time claims.
* Ensures Subcontractors are prequalified with respect to H and S and that all H and S documentation is in place prior to starting on site.
* Keep RAMS schedule updated and issue to relevant parties.

If this sounds of interest please get in touch to find out more