Quantity Surveyor - West Midlands - High End Resi / Retail Fit Out's
Our client is a multi-disciplined main contractor that has brought up on traditional values. The company delivers projects across a broad cross section of the construction industry with projects ranging in value from £100k to £15m. The client is looking to add a Quantity Surveyor (Contract or Perm) working on multiple Retail Projects & on a Luxury Retirement Apartments.The initial Contract will run for 40 Weeks and our client are happy to consider freelance or permanent candidates.In your role as Quantity Surveyor, you will be responsible for the following:- Attend tender presentations for new projects, contribute, lead commercially and present- During proposal stage, prepare the budget and prelims build up, obtain and vet trade contractor bids, compile the company information section for the proposal document and collate the overall document- Develop an initial concept budget and prepare a detailed cost plan for the Project Manager to agree with the client- Prepare trade contractor bid list in conjunction with the Project Manager and obtain approval via team meetings- Prepare and monitor bid package tender schedule and report against the cost plan where required- Advise client on contract procurement routes available- Prepare and monitor Subcontract Procurement Schedule, compile trade contract bid documents and carry out tender analysis and issue purchase orders- Place orders and instruct trade contractors. (Including compiling subcontracts/works contacts/trade contracts)- Advise on the selection of trade contractors- Prepare financial section of project report- Attend design team meetings and trade contractor meetings- Manage change orders in conjunction with the Site/Project Manager- Prepare, submit and agree monthly costs reports, collating information from other Project/Assistant surveyors as necessary- Instruct accounts to invoice clients- Instruct accounts to pay subcontracts and suppliers- Prepare, submit and agree periodic valuations for work completed to date with trade contractors and the clientIf you are a point in your career where you need a new challenge or you are no longer achieving job satisfaction with your current employer, ore looking for a new long term Contractor, please forward on your CV to UKL for the attention of Rob Glaser.