​Quantity Surveyor

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Southern Home Counties - Kent Permanent March 7th 2019 £55,000 - £65,000 BTC/FP/2019/0703QS Brian Colton

Quantity Surveyor

£55,000 - £65,000

Chatham, Kent

Our client, a Main Contractor/Developer are looking to recruit a Quantity Surveyor to join their team in the Chatham area, working on various projects such as hotels and student accommodation ranging in value from £10m - £20m.

Key Duties & responsibilities for this role include:

* Prepares and monitors the project Commercial Plan, Workload/Cashflow with the Project Team.
* Assesses any opportunity/risk which has arisen or might arise and which could affect the
business/project. Implements actions to minimise/eradicate risk or enhance/increase
* Negotiate with Client's representatives and other consultants on all matters within realm of
expertise. Where issues are outside of Commercial field, able to understand and succinctly
provide input to wider team to enable resolution.
* Effectively represents the company's interests in meetings and via any other methods of
* Ensures all appointed Sub-Contractors are part of company's supply chain and accord with
company's Health, Safety and Environmental standards.
* Fully understands the Main Contract procedures and conditions of the scheme & communicates
the main provisions to Commercial and wider project teams.
* Ability to analyse, respond and resolve sub-contractors EoT/L&E claims.
* All Quantity Surveying duties including measurement, valuation and agreement of work
* Monitors progress on site, including sub-contractors progress is to programme.
* Ensures all information is received and compiled for the as-built and maintenance files in
accordance with the Contract.

You should be able to demonstrate the following:

* Appropriate professional qualifications and/or equivalent degree in surveying
* A track record of completing mixed-use schemes consisting of apartments & commercial space
* Experience of working on project values £25M+
* A thorough understanding of technical detailing, tendering process and building regulations
* You ability to establish and grow strong and successful relationships with project, technical and construction teams