Perfect Opportunity for an Assistant Quantity Surveyor to take the next step in their career to a Quantity Surveyor
We are very privileged to be recruiting for a world leader in the provision of structural engineered solutions.
They have a fantastic opportunity for a Quantity Surveyor to join their team. This would be ideal for somebody working as an Assistant Quantity Surveyor wanting to take the next step in their career as you would be trained and developed by the current Commercial Manager whom has many years’ experience.
Some key tasks of the Quantity Surveyor role will include –
Analysing, forecasting and managing costs on a wide variety of building projects and structures.
Assisting in establishing a client’s requirements and undertaking feasibility studies.
Preparing early stage budgets, detailed cost plans and quotations.
Performing risk, value management and cost control.
Advising on procurement strategy.
Preparing tender and contract documents, including bills of quantities and take-offs.
Following up on quotations.
Identifying, analysing and developing responses to commercial risks.
Preparing and analysing costings for tenders.
Establishing and operating cost and financial control systems.
Allocating work to subcontractors through subcontracts after approval by the COO.
Managing subcontractors’ applications and certificates of payment.
Negotiating to ensure budgets are not exceeded.
Managing and costing/valuing variation works and claims.
Providing advice on contractual claims/contra charges.
Analysing outcomes and writing detailed progress reports.
Valuing completed work and arranging payments.
Reviewing and negotiating contract/warranty terms.
Developing knowledge relevant to contract conditions and their applications.
Maintaining awareness of the different building contracts in current use.
Key Experience –
Quantity surveying degree.
Minimum 3 years’ quantity surveying experience.
Logical and well organised with ability to prioritise.
Numerate and accurate.
Good communication and IT skills.
Positive response to pressure.
Capable of working with the minimum of direct supervision.
Good interpersonal skills.
This is fantastic opportunity for the right individual to progress their career. If you are interested in the Quantity Surveyor role and would like to know more then please submit your CV for immediate consideration.