Quantity Surveyor

Recruiter
Energy Professionals Group
Location
London, UK
Salary
Competitive
Posted
11 Oct 2019
Closes
25 Oct 2019
Ref
1292293826
Sector
Engineering
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
The client is a leader in the building of bespoke energy networks for new and existing developments. As a result of continuing success they are expanding rapdily and are looking to recruit a Quantity Surveyor based in London.

Responsible for the financial management of Contracts, in partnership with the Contracts Managers and/ or Project Managers.

Key duties:
  • Vet contract documentation on receipt from client to ensure compatibility with the company's tender and subsequent negotiations.
  • Vet contractual terms and conditions and negotiate amendments with the client where required by the Commercial Manager.
  • Produce commercial risk register for each contract. Monitor risk and assist in implementation of agreed mitigation measures.
  • Prepare and issue enquiries for major plant & equipment and sub-contract packages. Vet quotations commercially and negotiate price and terms with vendors. Issue resultant purchase orders.
  • Prepare and submit applications for payment and/or Invoices, obtain payment certificates and progress client payments in accordance with contractual provisions.
  • Measure, submit and agree variations, loss & expense and/or compensation events in accordance with contractual provisions to facilitate prompt agreement of final accounts.
  • Monitor on-site record keeping. Prepare and issue notices in accordance with contractual provisions.
  • Prepare and submit monthly cost value reconciliations and cash/ spend profiles. Attend contract review meetings.
  • Measure, certify and agree sub-contractors interim valuations and final accounts. Prepare and issue contractual notices to sub-contractors.
  • Assist the Finance Department in securing payment of invoices and/or applications for payment


The Person:

Qualifications:

Ideally the individual will be HNC/ degree qualified in Quantity Surveying or Building Engineering Services (or equivalent)

Knowledge and Experience:
  • Knowledge and working experience of Mechanical / Electrical services and/ or utilities
  • Good commercial awareness/ acumen and negotiation skills
  • Experienced with resolving difficult or disputed accounts to finality
  • Excellent internal and external communication skills with a customer focus.
  • PC literate with a good working knowledge of Microsoft Office. Experience of Financial and Contract Management software packages is advantageous.
  • Good motivational and organisational skills with the ability to use initiative and prioritise workload.

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