Quantity Surveyor

Recruiter
Lamonby Recruitment
Location
Wigan, Greater Manchester, North West
Salary
£50000 - £57000/annum £6,000 Car Allowance, Company Bonus
Posted
13 Jul 2017
Closes
12 Aug 2017
Sector
Engineering
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Lamonby recruitment have a new vacancy for an experienced Quantity Surveyor to join one of the UK’s leading construction contractors.
The Quantity Surveyor role will be to establish, manage and operate robust commercial processes, ensuring that the contracting team are working to reasonable terms and are alert to commercial matters whilst delivering projects under subcontract agreements. Be hands on in the management of applications for payments and the preparation and settlement of claims.
Quantity Surveyor Role
Review and strengthen commercial process and awareness as required on an ongoing basis
Input as required to commercial offers and associated pricing levels and specific contract terms
Attendance at Pre Start and contract meetings as required.
Confirmation of customer credit and VAT status.
Checking of orders once received and the identification and negotiation of any terms deemed unacceptable.
Dealing with commercial contract correspondence around claims, delays and contra charges.
Oversee the production of monthly value summaries and input applications for contracts.
Value, notify and negotiate claims for additional work, delays etc
Input into the management of subcontractor terms and pricing.
Assist with the check and approval subcontractor invoicing.
Reduce commercial risk
Improve financial performance of contracts through better recovery on claims.
Timely completion of monthly accounts timetable
Improve cash collection through timely dispute resolution
Quality Assurance
Complying, monitoring and improving (where necessary) companies QA Procedures.
Health & Safety
Compliance with all Health & Safety policies.
Environment
Comply with Management Environmental documents
Role Requirements and Qualifications
Degree in Quantity Surveying or related subject.
5 years post graduate experience in construction
Ability to get tasks done
Commercial acumen
Customer focused
Logical Thinker
Ability to grasp new concepts quickly and to understand and build on new ideas and possibilities
Strong communicator
Team player
Quantity Surveyor Package

- Salary £50,000 – 57,000 plus £6,000 Car Allowance
- Company Bonus
- Pension Scheme
- Healthcare and Medical Plan
- Other Benefits on Request

If you feel you have the skills required and would like to gather further information about this role and other opportunities available across the UK then please contact Matt direct on (Apply online only)