Quantity Surveyor

Abatec Recruitment
Weston-super-Mare, North Somerset
£28000 - £35000/annum
11 Jul 2017
10 Aug 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
Abatec are working with a regional highways maintenance contractor that specialise in landscaping, road marking, high friction surfaces and de-vegetation. Based from Weston Super Mare we are looking to fill a permanent position for a Quantity Surveyor.

As a Quantity Surveyor you will:

Maximise cash flow through the control, measurement (including quality) and valuation of work, and the invoicing of customers and payment of suppliers
Manage the commercial resources (finance) of the assigned project(s) to maximise planned gross margin through the placement and control of contracts and subcontracts
Provide commercial expertise to contracts, to include the production and submission of valuations, claims, budget monitoring, and contract/workstream performance data
Management of large volumes of data for multiple projects
Assess, review and mitigate commercial and contractual risks and implement the group's policies for risk management
Support the authorisation and submission of project variations. To authorise the placement of contracts, subcontracts, material and plant orders
Promote the group’s values towards its customers in order to meet or exceed their expectations

Our client requires a Quantity Surveyor with:

Relevant qualifications (Degree or HNC in Quantity Surveying desirable)
Experience within a similar role
Experience with NEC contracts
Confident IT skills, proficient in the use of MS Office in particular Excel
Excellent Communication skills both written and verbally
Must be an excellent organiser with proven time management skills


Company car
Pension – 5% matched contribution
Private Healthcare

If you would like more information, or to apply for this vacancy, please contact Danny Wheeler. The reference for this vacancy is 127267.

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