Quantity Surveyor

MSB Recruitment
Cardiff (Caerdydd)
From £30,000 to £70,000 per annum £Neg. + Package (DOE)
12 Jul 2017
19 Aug 2017
Quantity Surveyor / Senior Quantity Surveyor Cardiff £Neg. Pkge - DOE Company A leading contractor that complete new build residential and regeneration projects within the public and private sectors.They have an excellent reputation with their customers for the quality and safe delivery of projects to programme and budget.They heavily invest within the workforce and provide quality training and development programmes and actively encourage career development from within. Quantity Surveyor / Snr QS The construction division is now seeking to appoint a Quantity Surveyor/Snr QS based in Cardiff to take financial responsibility for projects allocated.You will be reporting into the Commercial Manager and be responsible for projects throughout the operational area. Duties include:- · Ensure that HS&E and quality standards, operating processes, company policies and all legislative requirements are understood, implemented and adhered to at all times; · Co-operate and engage with the Project / Contracts Manager and the project team(s) to ensure consistent delivery of successful projects in order to support the achievement of the companies business objectives. · Manage the project status report / CTC, in conjunction with theContracts / Project Manager, understanding and accurately forecasting project values, costs & margins against the target margin, and agreeing changes and solutions with the Contracts / Project Manager prior to implementation; · Manage all cost control aspects of the project(s), ensuring the use of appropriate cost reporting systems. · Support the Contracts / Project Manager to ensure that all significant project issues and correspondence and all necessary contractual processes have been observed, notices issued, records kept and documents stored by the team to protect the company’s position. · Support the Contracts / Project Manager in providing monthly reports to the customer, ensuring that such reports contain accurate forecasts of our rolling draft final account, full information concerning variations and record contractual notices; · Develop & maintain close relationships with customers, consultants & subcontractors. · Negotiate sub-contract packages · Draft and place sub-contracts. · Provide advice to Management staff on contractual, valuation and measurement matters. · Prepare and negotiate interim valuations and final accounts including all necessary measurement. · Evaluate CVI’S, Architect’s or EA instructions and sub-contractor’s variations. · Monitor preliminaries / site management costs You will:- · Be HNC/Degree qualified – Highly desirable but not essential · Have a minimum of five years UK experience in quantity surveying · Proven experience of managing project of £5m plus · Able to support/mentor junior Quantity Surveyors · Be commercially and contractually aware · Excellent communication skills · Highly motivated and keen to succeed · IT Literate · Full UK Drivers Licence · Stable work history This is an excellent opportunity to join a leading contractor that can offer on-going training and support together career development opportunities. Please forward a current CV in the first instance. MSB Recruitment Ltd is an Employment Agency working within the building and civil engineering sectors throughout the UK. Buyer / Senior Buyer / Procurement / Assistant Site Manager / Site Manager / Senior Site Manager / Project Manager / Contracts Manager / Quantity Surveyor / Senior Quantity Surveyor / Assistant Quantity Surveyor / Trainee Quantity Surveyor/ SQS / Senior QS / Commercial Manager / Commercial Director / Commercial Assistant / Estimator / Estimator / Commercial Assistant / Planner / SHEQ / Construction / Highways / Build / Utilities / New Build / Refurbishment / D&B / Fit-Out / Historical / Residential / Education / Leisure / Commercial / Industrial / Health / Bid Writer / Business Development Manager / Reinstatement / Surfacing / Highways / Civil Engineering / Works Manager / Reinstatement Manager / NRSWA / Utilities This job was originally posted as www.totaljobs.com/job/74885697