Due to organic growth our client are seeking the role of a Quantity Surveyor. The candidate will have upto 5 years contract experience with a Main Contractor. The successful candidate shall report direct to the Commercial Manager, and have commercial responsibility of projects from feasibility/scoping to final accounts.
Manage and develop the commercial team, ensuring workload is covered effectively and to ensure compliance and processes are being followed
Ensure that commercial and administrative systems, budgets and cost control procedures are utilised
Perform Senior Quantity surveying duties with large key clients, and become the Senior Surveyor on the account.
Maximise cash flow through the control, measurement and valuation of work, and the invoicing of customers and payment of suppliers
Produce/ compile accurate forecasts/ budget information and produce accurate reports to client, maintaining and improving client relations.
Ensure contract commercial deliverables and timescales are met.
Assess, review and mitigate commercial and contractual risks.
Responsible for ensuring works are valued, including any variation thereto, in accordance with the contract and analyses to determine the project True Value.
Produce reports for Senior Management detailing commercial status of live contracts highlighting any risks/liabilities.
KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS AND EXPERIENCE NEEDED
Experience of managing retail building works projects
Strong technical knowledge of construction techniques.