Quantity Surveyor

7 days left

From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum + Package
02 Feb 2017
02 Mar 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
Quantity Surveyor

A regional D&B Main Contractor based in Hertfordshire is currently recruiting a Quantity Surveyor who can work in the A1(M) corridor with multi discipline experience on a permanent basis. Contracts are approximately £5m in value and work across all sectors but recently undertaken many residential new builds and conversions.

Primary Areas of Accountability

    Review, assess and mitigate commercial and contractual risks of all projectsProviding commercial and contractual advice where requiredAssist at pre-construction stages in the preparation of Bills of QuantitiesProduction of CVR reports to include monthly profit and loss, forecasts and analysisSub-contractor evaluation and procurementSite measurement of building works undertaken and signing off interim claims for paymentAgreement of variations to contractAuthorisation of sub-contractor final accounts and monitoring against forecastsAttending internal and external meetingsPreparation and agreement of external Applications for PaymentAgreement of Client variationsSupervision and training and development of the teamAttend internal and external meetings as and when requiredProduce and present commercial reports to the management teamEnsuring business targets and objectives are metCost control ensuring cash flow is maximised and payments are sent on timeCarry out any other duties not listed which may be requiredSubmission of monthly Profit and Loss reports
Required Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities

    Previous experience as a Quantity Surveyor is essentialExperienced on personally taking a similar project from inception to completion at values of £750,000 to £5million.
    Excellent working knowledge of construction techniques and processesExperience of various forms of standard building contractsExcellent communications skills both verbal and writtenMust be able to negotiate and make decisions with easeGood level of commercial awarenessVastly experienced on construction projects to include mixed-use, student accommodation, commercial, education and medicalDriven with the ability to lead teams to achieve company objectivesDriven and focussed with strong communication skills

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