Quantity Surveyor

GPW Recruitment
10 Jan 2018
09 Feb 2018
Contract Type
Full Time
GPW Recruitment are currently looking to fill the following requirement for one of our client. An experienced Quantity Surveyor based in Derby. Our client are a national market leader in the mechanical and electrical industry and have an exciting opportunity to join their already thriving work force. As a Quantity Surveyor you will: Be responsible for managing all costs relating to building engineering projects, from the initial calculations to the final figures, in order to minimise costs and enhance value for money, while ensuring the required standards and quality are maintained. Have an awareness of the commercial market with the ability to demonstrate successful relationship building between company, clients and subcontractors in engineering construction industry. Key Responsibilities: To prepare tender and contract documents, including bills of quantities; To eliminate commercial risks in tenders during contract negotiations; To liaise with clients' surveyors on financial matters in order to provide an accurate forecast of final accounts; To maintain sub-contractor accounts and advising the project team with up to date financial information; To ensure timely submission and agreement of applications, cost plans, variation details, claims and other documentation; To maintain costs analysis for repair and maintenance project work, manage sales ledger and control costing and cash flow. Essential Requirements: Educated to HND or Degree level in quantity or building surveying or a construction-related subject Mechanical & Electrical quantity surveying experience in a building services background. Commercially astute, numerate, risk averse & able to accurately forecast cost & sales. Multi-tasking, self-motivated, energetic team player with a flexible and adaptable approach to work. IT Literacy and ability to use Microsoft Office and Microsoft Project. If you feel that you meet the above specification and are looking for a new, exciting opportunity to join a nationally recognised engineering company, please click apply or send your CV through to: tom.bromhead@gpwrecruitment.co.uk