​Managing Quantity Surveyor


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North West - All Permanent September 5th 2019 £60,000 + package BTC/FP/2019/0509MQS Brian Colton

Managing Quantity Surveyor

North West

£60,000 + Package

Our client, a well-established North West Main Contractor with a first class reputation, are looking for a Managing Quantity Surveyor to join their growing team in the North West around Liverpool and Manchester.

They have an increasing workload and require an experienced Managing QS to handle multiple projects in the hotel and student accommodation sectors with values of up to £50m.

Roles & Responsibilities:

Ensure tight financial control, to budget and to clients requirements

Responsible for commercial aspects of projects and profit margins

Manage target costs

Prepare monthly CVRs

Prepare subcontractor tender enquiries, agree monthly valuations

Check and agree subcontractor applications and final accounts

Undertake site visits when required

Attend interim progress meetings

Prepare tenders based on estimating procedures

Supporting the team and more junior members

Monitor and report build costs periodically reporting any savings and excesses, etc.

Key Competences and Experience Required:

Previous experience in the discipline within the construction industry

Reasonable knowledge of Building Regulations, NHBC and Health and Safety requirements

Industry related business qualification

Preferably member of CIOB or RICS

Team working, negotiation, attention to detail, business acumen, customer focus, and strong time management skills

Solid training and stable career track record with main contractors, ten years' experience

A degree In Quantity Surveying

Excellent commercial & financial awareness, with strong understanding of cost management