Project Quantity Surveyor

Randstad CPE
£35000 - £50000/annum
12 Jul 2017
10 Aug 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
My Client is a long established and highly successful civil engineering contractor specialising in railway engineering. They are a primary contractor for Network Rail delivering a diverse range of projects from earthworks and embankment stabilisation schemes to major structural projects such as footbridge replacements and bridge refurbishments. Their head office is based in Yorkshire and they operate nationwide.

They are current looking for a Project Quantity Surveyor to joiner the forward thinking and diverse team at there head office in West Yorkshire.


* Pension
* Death in Service
* Car / Car Allowance
* 25 days + Bank Holidays

Skills, Experience and Qualifications Required:

* 2/3 years' experience working within a contracting environment (rail experience preferred but not essential)
* Ability to work on own initiative and unsupervised
* ICE/CECA Contract awareness
* Degree (or equivalent) in Quantity Surveying
* MS Office - Essential

Main Duites

* Support commercial across a variety of specialist civil engineering and rail related infrastructure activities ranging in contract value from £10k to £2m.
* Provide contract details to Subcontract Buyer for issue of tender enquiries to formalise the procurement of Sub Contractors.
* Organise, attend and record start-up / progress meetings with all Subcontractors and key suppliers ensuring that deliverables and the delivery programme conform to the requirements of the Main Contract and specification in conjunction with the relevant Contracts Manager.
* Ensure compliance with Company Health and Safety, Quality and Environmental Policies.
* Administer all Subcontract accounts ensuring compliance with the agreed terms and conditions of Subcontract.
* Assess interim applications and authorise payments.
* Negotiate Final Account settlement in accordance with company procedures.
* Prepare and submit cost monitor to delivery team and monitor site performance on a weekly basis.
* Assist the project delivery team in the preparation and valuation of Change Requests for submission to the client in accordance with the Main Contract provisions.
* Maintain input to Company management accounts, supply chain database and information systems in accordance with company procedures.
* Liaise with the Commercial Manager and relevant Contracts Manager at all stages of the contract works.
* Evaluate and report contract commercial performance and financial recovery.
* Prepare and submit contract in accordance with contractual entitlement appropriate measures to secure commercial/ financial recovery

If this role sounds like something you would be interested in please contact me on (Apply online only) or Apply

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