JOB TITLE: Quantity Surveyor


Industry : Construction & Civil Engineering Job Location : Leatherhead
Job Reference : 7905 Job Category : Building and Construction
Employment Type : Contract Posted : 21/11/2011
 
Salary & Benefits : £170 - £180 per day + expenses
 
Experience Required : See Job Description
 
Education Required : See Job Description



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Job Summary

We are looking for an experienced Quantity Surveyor for our client to manage all revenue and costs on a new modular build project worth over £10 million based near Leatherhead, Surrey. This will be on a contract basis of £180/day for a minimum of 6 months and with a strong chance of going permanent. The ideal candidate will be of chartered status and have experience of handling multi-million pound projects.


Job Description

We are looking for an experienced Quantity Surveyor for our client to manage all revenue and costs on a new modular build project worth over £10 million. This will be on a contract basis of £180/day for a minimum of 6 months and with a strong chance of going permanent.
The ideal candidate will be of chartered status and have experience of handling multi-million pound projects.

JOB ROLE:

Working closely with the Project Manager and Site Manager, to manage all revenue and costs on a new modular build project, minimising costs and commercial risks, while still achieving the required standards and quality.


KEY AREAS OF RESPONSIBILITY

Client Accounts

Finalise submission of the MPTC submission
Validation of cost estimates on acceptance of order
Management of costs and commercial risks through the course of the project
Valuation of completed works and negotiation of payments
Management of all variations (chargeable and non-chargeable)
Preparation and agreement of interim valuations to client
Preparation and agreement of final accounts to client

Subcontractor Accounts

Negotiation of costs on acceptance of order
Preparation of subcontract orders
Validation and agreement of subcontractor payment applications
Valuation of completed works and negotiation of payments
Management of subcontractor variations and recharges
Authorisation of subcontract invoices

Financial / Reporting

Preparation of project cash flow forecasts
Provision of contract sum analyses and cash flows for client
Assistance with preparation of project margin assessments and forecasts
Assistance with Costs to Completion forecasts

General

Commercial review of contract documents
Attendance at client and subcontractor meetings
Maintenance of proper records / contract documentation

Bluefire Consulting is an employment agency acting on behalf of the client company.


Job Keywords

"quantity surveyor" "construction" "project quantity surveyor"



Bluefire Consulting is an equal opportunities Employment Business/Agency specialising in Building and Construction recruitment on a UK wide basis.

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