Senior Quantity Surveyor

Linq Recruitment
London, UK
29 Jul 2019
16 Aug 2019
Contract Type
Full Time
LINQ Recruitment is recruiting for an experienced and driven Senior Quantity Surveyor to work for a high profile Mechanical & Electrical designer and contractor.

This unique opportunity will allow the successful applicant to join an already established and well known, modern thinking company.

The opportunity:

This is a pivotal position within our client's commercial team, providing support to the project teams, to ensure projects are running within cost, and maximise profit.

Key Responsibilities:

* Work with and support the Project Manager and other project team members to ensure that projects exceed its commercial targets

* Contribute to regular and accurate reporting to senior management (eg, PHR/CVR/Cash Flow/Weekly Updates etc)

* Control the project budget and determine regular commercial forecasts

* Carry out valuations for the purpose of payment applications

* Manage Subcontractor accounts in line with the agreed subcontracts and to align with any upstream contractual requirements

* Identify, notify and value change (variations, compensation events, claims).

* Maximise the recovery of all contractual entitlements.

* Ensure the companies contractual obligations are met, not least regarding the times for giving notices and making applications

* Identify the existence of any "claim" and "extension of time" situations in conjunction with other project team members and report on the same

* Ensure that all contemporary records are kept by the project team members for use in supporting claims, extensions of time, and the evaluation of variations

* Support any tender processes and company strategy as required

* Generally provide commercial support as required and/or directed, and

* Promote and maintain professional working relationships

* Liaise with the company's procurement team as necessary for the engagement of subcontractors

What you'll need:

* Knowledge of standard engineering and/or construction contracts

* Demonstrable understanding of Construction law and standard forms of contract

* Detailed knowledge of NEC contracts

Qualifications needed:

* Degree Qualified in Quantity Surveying, or equivalent

* Hold a valid CSCS card

If you want to be a part of this exciting opportunity to take your career to the next stage, please get in touch

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