Senior Quantity Surveyor

Recruiter
Resourcing Solutions Limited
Location
Guildford
Salary
£45k - 55k per year
Posted
15 Feb 2017
Closes
15 Mar 2017
Sector
Engineering
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Senior Quantity Surveyor Guildford Highway Projects The Role Our Quantity Surveyors aim to provide effective project control to ensure that the project is delivered on time within budget to the client's satisfaction and maximise all opportunities to enhance revenue. Experience of working on Highways and transportation projects will be essential for these positions. Core Functions: Where applicable to mentor and support junior members of the project commercial team Measurement and Preparation of approximate BOQ from pre AFC drawings Preparation of Early stage /Sanction Grade Estimates Preparation and issue of enquiry documentation Bid Analysis Tender clarification meetings / award and contract documentation.· Setting up systems of project control ( drawings, specifications, engineering query, correspondence and change registers) Drafting of contractual correspondence. Communication of project control requirements and templates Establishment of baseline cost report and schedule Establishing project reporting requirements ( month end)· Management of the Project Cost Report including VOWD and Forecast at Completion Change management Re-measurement and agreement of current workscope. Agreement of VOWD with subcontractors and suppliers Subcontractor and supplier payments· Identification of potential claims. Drafting of contractual correspondence. Cashflow forecasts and updates. Accrual provisions. Chairing regular commercial meetings with key delivery contractors Active participation at client project performance reviews Active participation in regular review of project risks and opportunities to minimise outturn cost through Value Engineering and maximise opportunities for improved returns. Earned Value analysis i.e. planned vs. achieved vs. expended. Productivity/efficiency analysis/calculation (dependent on Contract style). Desired Skills/ Experience: Experienced in the use of major standard forms of Contract including NEC and FIDIC Commercial awareness Multi Discipline Capability Good MS Office Skills Clean Driving Licence Degree Membership of a relevant professional body (RICS/ACostE/CIOB) Excellent communication skills Ability to work in a team environment Highway experience Benefits of working for this organisation outside of a competitive salary and outstanding benefits package include being part of a team that genuinely encourage the empowerment of staff, focus on development of expertise and take an understanding approach to their staff s needs. If you are interested in the opportunity Apply now Alternatively if you would like more of a confidential discussion or further details regarding the opportunity, please do not hesitate to contact Kate Makin on ************* or email ******************************* Compare your salary with our free and anonymous salary benchmarking tool: ***************************/