senior quantity surveyor in stevenage

posted
job type
permanent
salary
£ 70,000 per year
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job details

posted
location
stevenage, east of england
job category
construction & property
job type
permanent
working hours
Full-Time
salary
£ 70,000 per year
reference number
Stvg/QS/02
phone
0170 737 8378
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job description

QUANTITY SURVEYOR

On behalf of a regional contractor we are looking for a Quantity Surveyor who will report to a visiting Commercial Manager, initially based on a £18M JCT Design & Build residential project. The successful post-holder will be responsible for providing accurate commercial reporting and financial control of new build projects

THE PROJECT

As part of the regenration of Stevenage town centre, this scheme comprises of the demolition os esiting sturctures and new build of 90+ private residential units.


Key Responsibilities:

* Support the project team in all commercial matters
* Liaise with the site teams and take the lead with contract administration, including record keeping.
* Ensure timely submission of valuations
* Ensure cash flow is maximised including ensuring payments are received on time
* Ensure the accurate and timely evaluation and agreement of final quantities, revised and additional items, rates and compensation events
* Identify additional entitlement under the contract including the monitoring of daily records
* Delegate commercial activities to other members of the team as appropriate
* Ensure that good records are kept in order that the full entitlement under the contract is achieved
* Identify and realise opportunities to maximise cost/value management.
* Assist with the preparation of accurate and timely monthly valuation reports.
* Assist with the procurement and management of subcontract packages.
* Assist with the internal valuations/CVR/End Life Forecasts.
* Evaluate risks and review project risk register.
* Assist with preparation of contractual claims.
* Measure and assess the work undertaken and then submit detailed, accurate and timely applications

Key Skills and Qualifications:

* HND/HNC or similar in Quantity Surveying
* Previous surveying or experience of working within a commercially focused environment
* Must be flexible and able to work as part of a team and using own initiative
* Excellent communication skills
* Ability to use a range of IT packages including Microsoft Office and bespoke packages
* Good organisational skills and the ability to prioritise
* Ability to work to deadlines
* Willing to undertake training and development when appropriate

The ideally candidate would be based within a commutable distance of Stevenage.

Payment can be made on a PAYE employed basis, or via a Limited Company.

Randstad CPE values diversity and promotes equality. No terminology in this advert is intended to discriminate against any of the protected characteristics that fall under the Equality Act 2010. We encourage and welcome applications from all sections of society and are more than happy to discuss reasonable adjustments and/or additional arrangements as required to support your application.

Candidates must be eligible to live and work in the UK.

For the purposes of the Conduct Regulations 2003, when advertising permanent vacancies we are acting as an Employment Agency, and when advertising temporary/contract vacancies we are acting as an Employment Business.

skills

cost reporting