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Quantity Surveyor

Ref MAX6102 Job Posted 07/12/2016 Region Midlands and East Anglia Location Northampton Salary Up to £50k + package (experience based) Salary Band Up to £59,999 TypePermanent Consultant Steve Thomas

Responsibilities and Duties

  • Measurement and valuation of works (on site and from drawings) for Valuations, Variations & Final Accounts.
  • Agreement of valuation dates and preparing, submitting and agreement of interim valuations in accordance with those dates.
  • Measurement and valuation of subcontractors work for payment and Final Account purposes.
  • Ensuring that all verbal instructions are confirmed and that all relevant notices are issued in connection with variations.
  • Recognising and advising Site Manager on delays, extensions of time and loss and/or expense and ensuring relevant notices are issued.
  • Ensuring adequate records are kept for the purposes of valuing variations and ascertaining loss and/or expense.
  • Development and submission of claims for delay and disruption and loss and/or expense.
  • Providing estimates and quotations for additional works.
  • Procurement of non-domestic subcontractors and assisting Buying Department in procurement of domestic sub-contractors.
  • Financial Reporting Preparation of financial reports including:
    • Internal Valuations/CVRs and subcontract liability reports in accordance with schedule of accounting period end dates and deadlines
    • Margin Analysis reports.
    • Commercial Analysis (final margin) forecasts and Cost to Complete forecasts
    • Cash Flow forecasts
    • Turnover forecasts
    • De-brief reports Forming Relationships:
      • You will form relationships within the company and work closely with various disciplines such as Foremen, Engineers, Senior Engineers, Site Managers, D&C Co-ordinators, Buyers and Head Office Accounts.

Desired Skills and Experience

  • Main Contracting Experience is essential Experience on Major Build projects is strongly preferred

Qualifications/Educational Requirements

  • Degree or relevant qualification is preferred

Employing Company Overview and Profile

The interviewing company is a market leading Main Contractor with a turnover exceeding £1bn in the UK. This is an excellent opportunity to work for a big player and to prove, and enhance your skills on Major Projects.

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