Quantity Surveyor

Energy Professionals Group
London, UK
11 Oct 2019
25 Oct 2019
Contract Type
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:


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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