Fit Out Quantity Surveyor
My client are a leading Contractor in the UK, who operate across three key divisions (Fitout, M&E Services and Maintenance). Although each division is an independent business, all four work together and complement each other to give their clients a complete service.
They are currently looking for an experienced Quantity Surveyor to support their Fit Out/Frameworks division working on roll outs for recognised High Street Retailers and banks, based in their offices in Cheshire.
The position will suit an established QS with experience of managing fast-track retail Fit out projects.
Reporting to a Commercial Manager, you will be responsible for:
" Assist in the preparation, processing and selection of estimates, bids and tenders
" Assist in the development of the procurement programme
" Prepare and monitor cash flow forecast for designated projects
" Prepare and submit monthly applications for payment to the Client/Client's representative
" Prepare monthly valuation reports for the Management team
" Submit invoices for certified value and ensure payments are received on time
" Value and authorise payments to subcontractors
" Liaise with Contract Managers to establish the project specification and requirements
" Liaise with Contractors, Suppliers and the Client to establish project specification and requirements
" Attend and contribute to meetings with work colleagues and or Clients/Customers when necessary
" Monitor the contract progress, assess and report any changes that may affect project costs and or time scale
" Assist in the control of individual contract budgets
" Ensure all necessary contract documentation / reports are accurate and produced on time.
The successful candidate will have significant experience within the fit out sector. Prior experience of working on framework contracts or fast paced fit out contracts is essential. The successful candidate should hold a relevant Quantity Surveying degree qualification and have strong commercial knowledge, along with excellent negotiation skills and the ability to maintain/build relationships with clients.
In return for your skills you will be offered a salary of up to £45k (depending on experience - the company will consider higher for the right candidate) + car allowance, pension, medical care.
If you are interested in this vacancy and would like to apply, please send a copy of your CV to Stephanie at Bromak, using the contact details provided.