One of the most recognisable regional names in the contracting market, operating for over 20 years throughout East Anglia, this modern, forward-thinking main contractor have quickly developed a reputation as one of the leading builders in the area, delivering an exciting range of complex projects across a range of business sectors. Privately owned by industry specialists with a knack for fostering lasting relationships with their clients, they currently turn over north of £20m per annum and employ over 40 direct staff, with steady growth expected throughout 2019 and into 2020.
Looking to strengthen their commercial delivery capabilities due to an internal promotion, they seek to add a Quantity Surveyor to their existing team. You'd be responsible for the financial management of a range of general building and refurbishment works across East Anglia, primarily Essex, Suffolk, Norfolk and into Cambridgeshire, tackling a varied portfolio of projects across the education, residential, commercial and public sectors, for a collection of key clients including high profile frameworks.
Responsibilities - Ensure commercial resources are managed across your assigned projects, to maximise planned margin - Offer detailed expertise on contracts, overseeing valuations, claims and budget monitoring through to final accounts - Compiling sub-contract orders, and their subsequent issuing to contractors, certifying interim to final payments - Carry out cost and value reconciliation on all items - Oversee spend on in-house and sub-contract labour, and material procurement - Ensure all internal policies are upheld and ensure excellence at all times for clients
Qualifications & Experience - Degree in Quantity Surveying or an equivalent Construction-related qualification - Minimum 4 years previous experience within general commercial main contracting
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