Quantity Surveyor

Recruiter
Michael Page Property and Construction
Location
Manchester
Salary
£42000 - £52000 per annum + company car
Posted
08 Apr 2017
Closes
08 May 2017
Sector
Engineering
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

To be accountable to the Commercial Manager for all Commercial and Contractual aspects of all projects as dictated by his/her responsibilities.

Client Details

A forward thinking, award winning, diverse business, dedicated to delivering high levels of repairs, maintenance and construction across the North West.

Description

    • To provide operational staff with commercial advice, determining risks and maximising opportunities.
    • Perform a commercial function as directed by their line manager.
  • Preparing tender and contract documents, including bills of quantities.
  • Prepare and submit detailed monthly valuations to the client.
  • Prepare detailed estimates, interim and final accounts.
  • Identifying, analysing and developing responses to commercial risks.
  • Allocating work to sub-contractors.
  • Provide advice on legal and contractual claims/issues.
  • Analysing outcomes and writing detailed progress reports.
  • Value completed work and arrange payments.
  • Maintain awareness of the different building contracts in use.
  • Interact with Contract/Operational managers to investigate potential improvements in information provided to clients.
  • Prepare Work in Progress reports, review completeness and recoverability of such cost.

Profile

Must have considerable experience in carrying out a similar role within housing

Must demonstrate experience and understanding of construction methods

Fantastic commercial acumen

Experience in working to agreed targets within a commercial environment

A clear understanding of HSE building regulations and legal guidelines

Minimum HND or equivalent - Quantity Surveying

Job Offer

Excellent salary + company car + pension and more