Quantity Surveyor MEAR45547

Recruiter
Blue Octopus
Location
London
Salary
40000.0000
Posted
15 Feb 2017
Closes
15 Mar 2017
Sector
Engineering
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

Quantity Surveyor MEAR45547

Southwark

£40,000 - £50,000 per annum depending on experience

Our client’s vision is to make a positive difference to the communities they serve.

They do this by improving homes, improving communities and improving lives and their approach is based on the development of outstanding partnerships with employees, clients, tenants, customers, their families and the wider community.

With staff of all ages and walks of life, a job with them has rewarding impact on the lives of others and your own life. With offices across the UK, a job with our client could be just around the corner.

Joining them as a Quantity Surveyor based in Southwark, you will undertake all pre and post contract quantity surveying duties which includes the pricing of Compensation Events/ variations. Working alone or as part of a team you will complete Cost Value Reconciliation (CVR), interim, final accounts and claims. Controlling all facets of cost, budgetary and value analysis, you will advise on best practice and performance management. Managing the processing of valuation certificates and documentation, ensuring efficient income recovery together with preparing contractual documentation complying with all relevant contract conditions and company procedures. Supervising certification and payments to sub-contractors, you will hold the responsibility for delivering a professional and cost effective quantity surveying service both pre and post contract.

Ideally, candidates for this role will be a member or working towards membership of the RICS or hold an equivalent degree, however this is not essential to the position. With knowledge of NEC Contracts, you will preferably hold experience in the financial management of contracts. With a thorough knowledge of building construction, candidates for this position will possess experience of quantity surveying ideally within the Social Housing Sector. The successful Quantity Surveyor will have the ability/ experience of taking quantities from sketches and drawings to work up and abstract dimensions in compliance with the standard method of measurement seventh edition. A proficient user of IT, you will be competent user of excel coupled with a positive 'can do’ attitude. We are looking for an individual who can organise their workloads effectively to meet tight deadlines and targets in the face of competing demands and cost constraints. Above all, the Quantity Surveyor will be a motivated member of their dynamic team with the aptitude to succeed and inspire others.

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