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Senior Quantity Surveyor

Job description:
About the company:

A leading manufacturing company who work within the construction sector are currently recruiting Senior Quantity Surveyor to join their busy successful team.

Job Overview:

The Quantity Surveyor will be based at head office (factory based production) but will require site visits and travel as and when required.

About you:

The candidate will need to following attributes and qualifications as a minimum:

Effectively communicate with the Commercial Manager daily advising of any issues that may affect the cost, value or margin of the projects.

Be able to communicate Contract/Sub-Contract advice to site based staff.

Placement of subcontract orders to step down contractual terms and manage risk, including placement of ITT`s and ensuring notices and payment are made on time.

Keeping accurate relevant records.

Ensure subcontract accounts are managed within budgets and subcontracts/final accounts are signed and agreed in a timely manner.

Collate commercial information for drafting Cost Value Reconciliations on a monthly basis to deadlines.

Dealing with Subcontract disputes and ensuring payment notices are in place and in line with current legislation.

Timely and properly recorded Applications to Clients.

Producing Project Variations including tracking documents and assessment of value taken to monthly Cost Value Reconciliation document.

Final Accounts -assessment of and timely submission of final accounts giving regular updates to the client to ensure expectations are aligned.

Advise on and mitigate the effects of disputes - Recognise potential contractual issues on site and make good records including photographs and written statements

A good knowledge of construction methods and materials.

Budget handling skills.

Excellent IT and maths skills.

A methodical approach to work.

Good organisational skills.

A good understanding of building contracts terms and conditions, and their legal and operational mechanisms.

Excellent communication and negotiating skills.

The ability to work as part of a team.

Excellent understanding a good experience of turnkey construction projects.

Essential Experience:

You will be qualified to degree / HND or HNC level in Quantity Surveying
Must hold a full driving licence
Hold a valid CSCS card

What's in it for you?

This is a full time permanent role. The salary depends upon experience. Some travel to UK sites will be required. The hours of work are Monday to Thursday, 8.30am to 5.00pm, Friday, 8.30am to 3.45pm (45 minutes for lunch daily)

If you are interested please contact Nikki Tatton nikkit@key-personnel.co.uk 01636 611722

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Key Personnel Solutions Limited
Date posted:


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