Vacancy: Quantity Surveyor Type: Permanent Location: Office based (Preston), with responsibility for schemes across Lancashire & Cumbria Type of work: Social Housing Refurbishment - Planned Works & refurbishment works in the Public Sector
A well-established, reputable Contractor who work nationally, predominantly working in the Social Housing sector but also covering Public Sector and Commercial work, are recruiting for an experienced Quantity Surveyor to join them on a permanent basis.
You will be based from the Preston offices, with responsibility for a number of contracts across the Lancashire and Cumbria region.
Duties will include:
- Assist in the preparation, processing and selection of estimates, bids and tenders - Assist in the 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 when necessary - 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.
The successful Quantity Surveyor must have a minimum of 3 years' experience, and must have experience working on Social Housing refurbishment contracts. Ideally, you will have experience of using schedule of rates.
If you are interested in this position and would like to apply, please send a copy of your CV to Stephanie Mawdsley at Bromak.
Please note, if shortlisted, applicants will be required to provide 2 contactable references and copies of certificates stated. If you do not hear from Bromak within 5 days of application, please deem your application unsuccessful on this occasion.