Quantity Surveyor - Civil

Recruiter
Pinnacle Recruitment Ltd
Location
Cambridge
Salary
From £35,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted
16 Feb 2017
Closes
16 Mar 2017
Sector
Engineering
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

A civil engineering Contractor is looking for a talented Quantity Surveyor to join our team – working on multi discipline multi million pound project in the Cambridge area

The successful candidate will have the following attributes:

- A strong contractual knowledge and understanding of civil engineering.

- Experience of ICE, NEC and FIDIC Forms of Contract, including D and B contracts.

- Experience of general civil engineering projects.

The ability to prepare and submit interim applications and final accounts, manage subcontractor accounts and prepare CE quotations/ value variations.

Ideally, the chosen candidates will have 5 years' experience in the civil engineering industry.

Job Description;

Job Requirements : -

Assisting with tender preparation including take off / measurement / risk analysis and advising on contractual matters.

Management and control of contract costs and preparation of budgets.

Interim applications for payment, measurement and the valuation of variations and negotiations relating to the final account with clients.

Commercial administration of subcontracts from enquiry stage through interim payments to negotiations and settlement of final accounts.

Cost control, management and comparisons against budget and allowances.

Providing advice to the project team on costs, contractual matters and commercial strategies.

Financial reporting in terms of cost, value cash and time.

General management including the supervising of staff as necessary.

Contractual correspondence including preparation of claims as necessary.

Upholding and enforcing compliance with company systems and best practice.

Candidate Requirements : -

Should demonstrate good understanding of the main civil engineering forms of contract such as ICC and NEC.

Highly IT literate with good to advanced skill levels for MS Excel.

Be numerate with excellent commercial acumen.

Ideally educated to degree level (BSc or higher) in Commercial Management / Quantity Surveying or similar.