Quantity Surveyor - Residential - London

Recruiter
Carriera Limited
Location
East London
Salary
From £45,000 to £60,000 per annum CA, Bonus, Benefits + assistance tow
Posted
16 Feb 2017
Closes
16 Mar 2017
Sector
Engineering
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

Quantity Surveyor – Residential – London

The primary function of this role is the successful commercial management of a large mixed use residential scheme in central London. You will be accountable for commercial, contractual and financial matters relating to the build contract element of the development under the guidance of the Senior Quantity Surveyor.

The project currently sits at 100 units which will be housed within a landmark 20 storey RC frame block. However, the developer is securing further land on said project which will increase the scheme to over 700 units thus giving the project a PC of circa 2022.

Key Responsibilities:

PRE-CONSTRUCTION AND CONTRACT NEGOTIATION

·Assist with the negotiation of build contracts and preparation of contractual documents prior to financial close

·Awareness of the land deal, appraisal, loan and development agreements

CONSULTANT AND SUB-CONTRACT PROCUREMENT / ADMINISTRATION

·Implement the agreed commercial strategy and procurement strategy

·Positively discriminate in favour of sub-contractors who can demonstrate excellent health and safety standards

·Recommend sub-contractors for award

CONTRACT ADMINISTRATION

·Assist with dispute avoidance and resolution - escalate to the Senior Surveyor, if necessary

·Input into scheme risk register

·Prepare and present external valuations

COST CONTROL AND REPORTING

·Input into monthly cost reporting (CVR) and assist in forecasting BCIS inflation as part of the monthly CVR, including the accurate forecast cost to complete every month

·Assistance with VAT issues

Desired experience:

·2 – 5 years’ experience as an Assistant / Intermediate Quantity Surveyor, with a residential developer and / or main contractor

·BSc or HND/HNC in Quantity Surveying, Ideally 2:1 or above

·You will have a solid level of experience of construction methods, technology, standard forms of measurement and forms of contract, and health and safety requirements.

·Actively working towards MRCIS

Salary and Package:

·Base salary of between £45k to £60k

·Car Allowance

·The company will assist you with gaining your chartership

·Pension

·Healthcare

·Bonus

·Paid Holidays

Apply:

To discuss the Quantity Surveyor vacancy in further detail please contact Jonny Gepheart on 07824 567 907.

If you feel this vacancy is not the right opportunity for you but you are considering a move then please give me a call for a confidential chat. Carriera Ltd work on behalf of their clients on an exclusive basis and so a large percentage of our positions are not advertised on the open market, we may just have your ideal opportunity.

Carriera Limited is acting as a recruitment agency and is committed to a policy of equal opportunities. Each applicant will be assessed only in accordance with their merits, qualifications and ability to perform the duties required by the position. All applicants must be eligible to live and work in the UK. All applications will be held in strict confidence.