Quantity Surveyor

Conrad Consulting
06 Feb 2017
06 Mar 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

My client, a construction company based in Chelmsford, is currently seeking an experienced Quantity Surveyor to join their team.

The company works on a variety of projects in the commercial, residential and civil engineering sectors and currently requires a candidate to join the civil engineering team. The successful candidate will have previous experience working on civil engineering projects and ideally be degree qualified.

Key Responsibilities

Manage the commercial resources (finance) of the assigned project (or section) 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
Maximise cash flow through the control, measurement (including quality) and valuation of work, and the invoicing of customers and payment of suppliers
Value work executed by sub-contractors and certify interim and final payments.

Key Skills and Qualifications:

Holds the relevant qualifications (Degree or HNC in Quantity Surveying desirable)
Experience within a similar role
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
Must be flexible in hours of work and travel

For more information on this role please contact Josh on .