Quantity Surveyor - Civil Engineering

Central London / West End
£40000 - £55000 Per Annum
09 Feb 2017
09 Mar 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

Job Requirements: -

  • Assisting with tender preparation including take off / measurement / risk analysis and advising on contractual matters.
  • Management and control of contract costs and preparation of budgets.
  • Interim applications for payment, measurement and the valuation of variations and negotiations relating to the final account with clients.
  • Commercial administration of subcontracts from enquiry stage through interim payments to negotiations and settlement of final accounts.
  • Cost control, management and comparisons against budget and allowances.
  • Providing advice to the project team on costs, contractual matters and commercial strategies.
  • Financial reporting in terms of cost, value cash and time.
  • General management including the supervising of staff as necessary.
  • Contractual correspondence including preparation of claims as necessary.
  • Upholding and enforcing compliance with company systems and best practice.

    Candidate Requirements: -
  • Should demonstrate good understanding of the main civil engineering forms of contract such as ICC and NEC.
  • Highly IT literate with good to advanced skill levels for MS Excel.
  • Be numerate with excellent commercial acumen.
  • Ideally educated to degree level (BSc or higher) in Commercial Management / Quantity Surveying or similar.
  • Be highly literate and able to write contractual letters and reports with ease.
  • Excellent communication skills and confident negotiating on behalf of the company.