Quantity Surveyor

  • Job Reference: 592979719-2
  • Date Posted: 15 May 2022
  • Recruiter: Search Surveyors Ltd
  • Location: City, Birmingham
  • Salary: £45,000 to £55,000
  • Bonus/Benefits: Package
  • Sector: Care in the community, Management & Supervisors
  • Job Type: Permanent

Job Description

Quantity Surveyor, Hull

45,000 - 55,000 + Package

I'm currently recruiting for an Assistant Quantity Surveyor to join a well-known main contractor to manage an 85m scheme in Hull, This company has a global presence and has a full order book for next year.

The project is an 85m newbuild science scheme near Hull. The project runs for 24 months and has started on site.

Overview of the role

* Effective commercial control of all allocated projects including provision of timely and accurate documentation in accordance with the reporting timetable, in particular CVR's, forecasts, Continuous Improvement documents, cash flow forecast, Commercial register etc

* Effective cash management including timely application / certification / invoicing / payment / receipts and careful administration of subcontract accounts.

* Keeping line manager appraised of progress of all accounts both client and subcontract through to finalisation.

* Ensuring that payments and notices are affected in accordance with the subcontract and

* Construction Act and ensure that any commercial threats or risks to projects are identified and communicated to line manager.

* In conjunction with the Procurement team ensure that the procurement of sub-trades and suppliers is undertaken in a timely and cost-effective manner ensuring that the packages are robust with buying gains optimised.

* Manage the timely production of the Main/Subcontract Final Accounts, including re-measurement as necessary to ensure the best result, evaluation and agreement of all variations, extensions of time, loss and expense claims.

* Support the bid and business development processes through liaison with the relevant teams and personnel, co-ordinating and providing constructive commercial input, as required

* Ensure the effective commercial management of contracts to maximise gross margin.

* Lead on effective risk management and protect business reputation.


* Quantity Surveying experience from a contractor

* Ownership of project budgets and costs

* Delivery of budgeted profit margins

* Effective main / trade contractor procurement and management

* Commercial Management / Quantity Surveying Qualification

* Professional Qualification such as MCIOB, MRICS, CIPS or SCM (desirable)