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Senior Quantity Surveyor

Ref MAX6634 Job Posted 23/03/2017 Region London Location London Salary Up to £75k Salary Band £60,000 to £149,999 TypePermanent Consultant Stuart Hackett

Responsibilities and Duties

This is a great opportunity to join a rapidly growing UK Major Contractor that has offices internationally. You will have the opportunity to gain experience on some of the largest building projects in London.

Duties will include (not limited to):

  • Lead the procurement process with the relevant construction manager and purchasing department
  • Manage all the procurement tools management packages
  • The preparation of subcontractor documents
  • The valuation / payment processing with subcontractors and clients
  • Subcontractor management
  • Management or mentoring of 1 or more junior Quantity Surveying individuals

Key Tasks and Activities:

  • Administer the subcontract procurement process
  • Undertake the valuation and final account process
  • Provide and monitor cashflow projections
  • Provide information for monthly reports
  • Manage the resolution of disputes above an agreed level
  • Prepare subcontract valuation payments
  • Provide feedback on subcontract performance
  • Maintain effective relationships with stakeholders internally and externally

Desired Skills and Experience

  • Quantity surveying experience for a Main Contractor is essential on large building projects
  • Capable of managing others alongside an individual workload
  • Having strong commercial awareness and a focus on results
  • Have appropriate technical, legal and commercial knowledge
  • Able to create and maintain strong relationships internally and externally

Qualifications/Educational Requirements

  • Degree qualification or equivalent is desired in Quantity Surveying or similar construction discipline is desired but not essential
  • Any post graduate qualification in construction discipline is looked upon favourable but are by no means essential

Employing Company Overview and Profile

The interviewing company is a world class market leading Main Contractor that have a turnover exceeding a £billion, and are growing quickly and consistently in the UK and internationally.

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