Quantity Surveyor with Main Contractor for Central

Posted on Jan 22, 2019 by Anonymous

London, London United Kingdom
Construction & Architecture
Immediate Start
£45k - £70k Annual
Quantity Surveyor with Main Contractor for Central London projects (Exceptional opportunity for progression)

Project/Senior QS required with for £5.5m project in West London consisting of 51 appartments.

About the Client: SSA are recruiting on behalf a Main Contractor who are operating throughout the in the London area. The company has offices in Tower Hill and are involved predominantly in high end residential & mixed-used schemes up to £20m

They are seeking to strengthen their commercial team with a Project/Senior QS to progress their career with a growing Main Contractor. This is an exceptional opportunity to develop.

About the Role: Within the role of Project/Senior Quantity Surveyor you will provide support to the Commercial Manager & Construction Team on all Quantity Surveying functions including, but not limited to the following:

* Reviewing of Contracts and ensuring compliance

* Take Ownership of all commercial aspects of the project

* Identifying and pricing of all variations as and when they occur

* Procurement - operational procurement activity and contract support, in conjunction with the Procurement Department

* Sending out tender enquiries to subcontractors and suppliers

* Cost analysis of tender prices

* Measuring from drawings and preparing pricing documents where one does not exist

* Checking measured quantities in pricing documents against drawings and other tender documents

* Inputting data to pricing documents

* Measurement of Sub-Contract Elements

* Cost analysis of Sub-Contractor/Supplier costing

* Producing & Forwarding Post Tender Data

* Managing and forecasting the Cash flow of both projects and the business

* Working closely with the PQS to deliver value for money and control budgets

* Logging and Reporting of all variations

* Provide Data and analysis of issues & risks as required by Management.

* Improve and implement best practice commercial processes and accurate budgeting

* Ensure Construction Team is adhering to all Contractual Requirements and providing advice and monitoring of same

* Ensure reporting is in line with Group Policies & highlight exceptions to Management

About the requirements;

* Strong prior experience in Quantity Surveying roles in a Construction/Engineering business

* Degree level education within Quantity Surveying, Civil or Environmental Engineering Commercial Management or similar field

* Ability to demonstrate building strong working relationships & stakeholder management

* Good level of legal awareness and competence in assessing Contract Documents and contract requirements

* Excellent negotiation skills

* Excellent Analytical and problem-solving skills

* High level of accuracy and attention to detail

* Good oral & written communication skills

Reference: 615356111

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