Senior Quantity Surveyor - Piling

Verrus Group
South West London, Greater London
£50000 - £60000/annum (DOE) + Extensive Benefits Package
21 Jul 2017
20 Aug 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
Outstanding opportunity for a proven QS to progress their career with a market leading piling contractor.

The Position:

The appointed Senior Quantity Surveyor will assume responsibility for:

Preparing and checking financial forecasts and project reports
Ensuring that applications for payment are accurately valued, prepared and submitted on time
Liaising with clients to agree monthly valuations including final accounts
Obtaining payment certificates and payments on time
Contractual negotiation and administration of sub-contractors, including valuation and payment
Assisting operations staff with commercial matters relating to projects
Reviewing enquiry documentation and inputting into the tender preparation where requested

The Candidate:

Applicants must display:

Specific experience in the piling (ideally CFA or rotary) or groundworks sectors
Proven experience as a Quantity Surveyor or Senior Quantity Surveyor
Excellent written and oral communication skills
Excellent numeracy and computer skills including competency in the use of MS Excel
Strong commercial awareness and contractual negotiation skills
The ability to work well within a team
Good organisational and time management skills

The Company:

Providing piling solutions to the building and civil engineering sectors for over fifty years, our client operates a large fleet of modern hydraulic piling rigs and is a registered member of the Federation of Piling Specialists (FPS.) The Company’s services include piled retaining walls, contiguous walls and secant walls