Managing Quantity Surveyor

Reed Construction & Property
Central London
19 Jun 2017
19 Jul 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
Managing Quantity Surveyor 
Perm Role 
Salary dep on experience in the industry 
Location is London but there may be travel to other projects 
Reason for the vacancy is due to growth of the business 

My client is a top 30 UK Building, Civil Engineering and Interior Fit-out contractor
We are looking to recruit for a number of positions from Assistant Quantity Surveyors to Managing Quantity Surveyors to join there growing business.

Projects cover Education, Healthcare, Community, Civic, Commercial, Residential, Leisure, Hospitality, Interior Fit Out, Restoration & Heritage,
Projects they work on are fvrom £5m upwards 
Company turnover over £500m
They delivers building and civil engineering projects for both public and private sector clients

You will be responsible for all the commercial aspects of projects from appraisal and validation of subcontractor applications.
Cost Valuation Reporting.
Submission and Negotiations of Final Accounts.
To maintain established profit margins.
To price all works in line with current market conditions.
To improve where possible company profits.
To ensure contracts are financially controlled, to budget and to the clients requirements.
To manage target costs.
To prepare monthly cost reconciliation for Division Manager.
To undertake site visits in preparation of all tenders and take photographs.
To prepare tenders based on estimating procedures.

Substantial experience in managing and surveying in the construction industry.
A thorough knowledge of current forms of contract.
Computer Literate.
Excellent time management skills.
A suitable and recognised qualification in building would be an advantage.
A proven track record (with stable employment with the same company/group for three years or more).
Excellent communication skills.
Enthusiastic and commercially inclined hands on 
Ambitious and innovative long term team player.
Professional qualifications and/or institute membership required.
Ability to provide good references.
Clean, smart appearance.

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