Quantity Surveyor

W5 Resourcing Associates
South East London
From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum
15 Feb 2017
15 Mar 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
Our clients are a leading Building Services contractor with offices based throughout the UK. Due to recent growth, they are currently looking for a Quantity Surveyor to join their team based in London.
You will be required to assist the Project Manager, Operations Director and Commercial Manager in the financial and contractual control of allocated projects. You will have an objective and proactive approach to commercial interaction with the client and be 'customer facing' and capable of maintaining and developing relationships with stakeholders whilst achieving the target cost and programme of the allocated projects.
Experience:- Quantity surveying experience within MEP sector- Experience of NEC3 options A and C contracts- Proven Track record of successfully achieving commercial strategy project goals- Good understanding of MEP technical issues is preferable- Working Knowledge of labour, plant, materials and equipment- Good understanding of programmes and cause and effect- Ideally a commercial related degree or minimum education to HND level
Responsibilities:- Assist in review of tender documents - Ensure all roles and responsibilities are carried out in accordance with business procedures. - Represent the Company in contract negotiations and meetings - Attend internal project handover meetings and assist Commercial Manager in developing the commercial strategy for the project. - Attend contract review meetings/6 week work plans- Maintain and develop meaningful relationships with stakeholders. - Compile and submit valuations with the Project Manager and Operations Director in line with the subcontract and ensure that these are maximised and that timely payment is received. - Control the subcontractor applications for payment and value works- Assist in the management and maintenance of the 'Monthly Cost Reports' - Assist in labour allocations and costing's to meet set cost target.- Protect commercial position at all times and liaise with the Commercial Manager when decisions lie outside their delegated authority limit. - Ensure that final account and variations are agreed progressively and that the final account is agreed within one month of PC. - Submit monthly cash flow forecast and monitor payments etc. on allocated projects- Produce and maintain monthly debtor's schedule (on allocated projects) - Attend internal project close out meeting and close out any commercial actions.