Quantity Surveyor - Construction

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Quantity Surveyor - Construction

Quantity Surveyor - Construction

  • Location:

    East Midlands

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  • Salary:

    £45,000 to £58,000 + full professional benefits package

  • Contact:

    Antony Rowe

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  • Contact phone:

    07803 549 853

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  • Published:

    16 days ago

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We are currently working with a principal main contractor to recruit a Quantity Surveyor to join their Commercial Management team.

The Contractor specialises in new build and refurbishment projects across the Midlands, with scheme values ranging from £1m to £15m in value.

Projects include Student Accommodation/PRS, Education, Industrial, Retail, Healthcare and Framework schemes.

The projects will be across the Midlands so you will need to be based in the region with a willingness to travel, although agile working will be available.

Reporting to the Commercial Manager, your general responsibilities will be:

  • Preparation and submission of monthly valuations in a timely manner and in line with the Main Contractors Contract Payment Schedule dates

  • Set up initial Cost Value Reports (CVR) utilising the Estimators tender summary

  • Sub Contractor payment

  • Update CVR monthly and communicate figures to the site teams

  • Manage commercial phases of subcontract accounts from inception to completion

  • Advise internally on cash flow forecasts when necessary

  • Final account negotiation

  • Work closely with and agree contract programmes with Contracts Manager, Project Manager, Site Manager and monitor commercial progress

The ideal candidate will have:-

  • A Quantity Surveyor with a proven track record in the successful commercial management of construction projects up to £10m in value

  • Based in ether the East or West Midlands as agile working is available

  • Industry applicable Degree (or equivalent)

  • Experience in working for a Construction Main Contractor

  • Proven track record of working on a range of project types

  • Experience of working on JCT form of contracts

  • Excellent IT and communication skills

For further information, please apply for the role and we will be in touch.

Atkins James act as an employment agency for permanent recruitment and an employment business for the supply of temporary workers. We specialise in Construction, Consultancy, Residential and Infrastructure recruitment and service the East and West Midlands, South Yorkshire, Staffordshire, Lincolnshire, Peterborough and Northern Home Counties regions.