Salary: Up to £35000 per annum + plus package including car allowance
Position: Quantity Surveyor Location: Carlisle & the North West Type of works: Social Housing, Education - planned refurbishments Salary: £35K plus car allowance Start: ASAP
My client are an award winning national maintenance contractor, who work in the Social Housing, Healthcare & Education sectors, running both planned and reactive maintenance contracts across the country.
As a result of sustained growth, they are looking to recruit a Quantity Surveyor to join their Preston team. Your time will be split between a Carlisle based office and sites across Cumbria and the North West.
The role of the Quantity Surveyor is to obtain and evaluate information to ensure a realistic cost for the supply of works, goods, materials and services for a number of designated projects / contracts. You will be required to run contracts using schedule of rates (PSA).
Duties will include:-
Preparation, processing and selection of estimates, bids and tenders
Development of the procurement programme
Prepare and monitor cash flow forecast for designated projects
Prepare and submit monthly applications for payment to the Client/Client's representative
Prepare monthly valuation reports for the Management team
Submit invoices for certified value and ensure payments are received on time
Value and authorise payments to subcontractors
Liaise with Contract Managers to establish the project specification and requirements
Liaise with Contractors, Suppliers and the Client to establish project specification and requirements
Attend and contribute to meetings with work colleagues and or Clients/Customers
Monitor the contract progress, assess and report any changes that may affect project costs and or time scale
Assist in the control of individual contract budgets
Ensure all necessary contract documentation / reports are accurate and produced on time.
Key Skills & Qualification:-
Hold the relevant qualifications
Experience as a Construction Quantity Surveyor
Must have experience using schedule of rates
Confident IT skills, proficient in the use of MS Office
Social Housing or Planned Works experience
Must be flexible in hours of work and travel
Hold a full UK Driving Licence
In return, you will benefit from a remuneration package which includes a basic salary of £35,000 plus car allowance, mobile and laptop, private healthcare and pension scheme.
If you are looking for a new opportunity and this role is of interest, please apply via the link below or contact Laura at Bromak on 01204 554 884.