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Quantity Surveyor

Job Details

Uxbridge, London
Role Type
£60000 - £65000 per annum
Job Ref: 164512_1719226646

**Quantity Surveyor **

Salary upto £65k + great benefits

Based in Uxbridge

An opportunity has arisen for an experienced Quantity Surveyor to join a national Construction business based in Uxbridge.

As a Quantity Surveyor you will carry out surveying duties and functions on a range of projects, including high end residential, high-quality hotels, student accommodation, offices, hospitals etc as well as traditional residential and commercial developments. The role will include developing close inter-relations with the Client and Sub-contractors and maintain profitable projects. Candidates will also be responsible for the supervision and management of site and trainee surveyors on own various projects.

  • Attending tender handover meetings on secured projects and take responsibility for all relevant cost information
  • Form contract budgets from tender information calculating total profit/loss forecasts.
  • Carry out monthly budget monitoring, updating budget for works in progress
  • Providing interim cost and value reconciliation, monitoring cashflows for projects
  • Preparation and agreement of interim Applications for Payment and Final Accounts, all aspects of measurement
  • Procurement of subcontractors, including obtaining agreement on rates, measurements and placing subcontract orders
  • Preparation and compilation of subcontract documentation with appropriate orders
  • Implement subcontract payment controls, evaluating contract works, variations, materials, contract charges and claims
  • Recording confirmed verbal instructions that have a cost and/or time effect to ensure their recovery
  • keeping record keeping of site progress, with photographs, written records, marked up drawings and collection of data together, ensuring compliance with company procedures
  • Monitoring progress and reporting on delays with Notices of Delay to Client, including preparation and submission of prolongation costs for payment
  • Liaise and co-ordinate with all business unit departments to improve all levels of communication to benefit and develop the companies' objectives

About You:

  • Strong commercial and technical knowledge to align with key accountabilities
  • Proven Track record of managing commercial staff across multiple sites
  • Experience of residential and commercial sectors using differing construction systems.
  • Motivational individual - good leadership qualities
  • Good sound contract knowledge and experience in various subcontract types
  • Managerial experience - track record of managing commercial staff across multiple sites
  • Knowledge of Health and Safety procedures and policies

Please be aware this advert will remain open until the vacancy has been filled. Interviews will take place throughout this period, therefore we encourage you to apply early to avoid disappointment.

Tate is acting as an Employment Business in relation to this vacancy.

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