Quantity Surveyor

Recruiter
W5 Resourcing Associates Ltd
Location
Leeds
Salary
£35000 - £45000/annum
Posted
09 Jul 2017
Closes
08 Aug 2017
Sector
Engineering
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Our clients are a growing medium sized construction developer working on a range of mixed-use development projects throughout Yorkshire. Due to recent growth, they are currently looking for a Quantity Surveyor to join their team based in Leeds.

The role would report into the Head of Construction and would be responsible for all post-contract commercial management on specific projects. They are looking for someone who is a self-starter, highly motivated and possesses an attention to detail. The successful candidate must be commercially and contractually astute, with a good understanding of contracts, warranties and legislation.

Responsibilities:
- Prepare preliminary cost estimates and plans.
- Prepare financial statements at regular intervals during the construction period.
- Update project cash flow forecasts and cost to complete estimates each month
- Prepare specification documents for tendering and evaluate tenders and tender reports.
- Manage interim work progress, and measure and price variations to monitor change.
- Preparation of cost to complete estimates.
- Assess applications for payments and process invoices.
- Manage client, sub-contractor and direct labour relationships through regular interaction.
- Settle final project accounts.

Experience/Qualifications:
- Previous experience working for contractors, subcontractors or housebuilders running your own projects
- Thorough understanding of contracts & legislation
- Good knowledge of excel and ability to navigate complex spreadsheets and formulas
- Degree level qualification minimum
- Experience of JCT and NEC contracts
- Managed budgets over £5m