Quantity Surveyor

Location: Type: Date Posted: Salary: Job ID: Contact:
North West - All Permanent December 5th 2019 £55,000 - £60,000 BTC/FP/2019/0512QS Brian Colton

Quantity Surveyor

North West

£55,000 - £60,000

Car allowance, 5% Pension, and Couple Bupa

Our client is a main contractor based in the North West who due to successfully work winning has a requirement for a Quantity Surveyor based in the North West area.

Key Objectives:

To consistently behave and interact in a way that supports the achievement of the company’s overall vision of creating a special place to work and in line with the values of the business; friendly and supportive, open, fair and challenging

To support the Senior QS/Commercial Manager in the management of all commercial issues; including the management and development of quantity surveyors and trainee/assistant surveyors

To take commercial responsibility for contract performance to maximise both turnover and profitability.

Key Deliverables:

§To maximise the Company’s cash flow through accurate forecasting of payments and receipts, clear communication with clients and supply chain and swift reconciliation of any cash critical issues

§Ensuring projects are run in a coordinated manner and in accordance with plans by assisting the contracts team

§Develop and maintain effective working relationships with contract management teams and key consultants to support the overall progress of the project

§Liaising directly with design teams and client representatives

§Management of subcontracts, main contracts, valuations and CTV’s through to final accounts including preparation and placement of subcontract orders which creates a legally binding contract

§Submitting valuations and resultant certification in relation to the progress of works and the value of the specific contract

§Preparation and analysis of commercial reports: cash flow and monthly forecast sheets, accruals, and CTV’s/CVR’s for review with Commercial Manager and contracts team

§Responsible for the overall financial control of the contract; controlling and monitoring any contra charges and variations against financial plans

§Attending and contributing to meetings; cascade team meetings, commercial/op meetings, client progress meetings where necessary

§Continually seeking opportunities to enhance relationships and service provision to clients, both internal and external

§Undertaking learning and development activities to enable improvement in personal performance effectiveness