Quantity Surveyor/Senior Quantity Surveyor

Jark PLC
17 May 2017
16 Jun 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
Senior Quantity Surveyor required for regional building contractor, paying up to £55,000 per annum + benefits.

About your new company:

A leading main contractor who carry out a range of new build, refurbishment and fit out projects ranging from £250,000 through to £10m the Education, Office & Commercial, Hotel & Leisure, and Public Sectors.

About your new role:

The Commercial Department is now in the market for an additional Senior Quantity Surveyor for their major works team, ideally someone with an experienced skill set in this market who can hit the ground running & potentially bring a new approach.

•Reviewing contract documents, including bills of quantities and preliminaries.
•Assisting in establishing a client's requirements and undertaking feasibility studies.
•Advising on procurement strategy.
•Financial controlling accountability.
•Identifying, analysing and developing responses to commercial risks.
•Preparing and analysing tender returns.
•Providing advice on contractual claims.
•Analysing outcomes and writing detailed progress reports.
•Re-measuring projects insuring they match with the Estimators bill of quantities.
•Overview of sub-contractor accounts.
•Managing valuation and sub-contractor invoicing.
•Needs to be aware of the different building contracts in current use.
•Performing risk and value management and cost control.
•Liaising with professional teams, especially quantity/building surveyors.
•Understanding and making sure health and safety regulations are adhered to.

What you’ll need to succeed:

•Ideally qualified chartered surveyor (RICS) or degree qualified.
•Demonstrate a solid track record of overseeing and delivering profitable commercial projects.
•Main contracting background Is essential..
•Experience of working as QS and leading your own projects valuing from £10 Million +.
•Ability to build relationships, internally and externally.
•Team Player/Flexible approach
•Proactive and accountable attitude
•Good communicator
•Strong business awareness

Benefits for the Senior Quantity Surveyor:

•Competitive salary
•Car allowance/Company car – NEG dependent on level
•Health care

What you need to do next:

Apply with an up to date CV to , or call us on .