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Quantity Surveyor

  • £65,000
  • Fit Out & Refurbishment
  • Essex

About The Client
My client is an established construction and refurbishment contractor with a focus on building long-term relationships with our clients, suppliers, and staff. They are looking for an experienced Quantity Surveyor to be based in their Dartford Office and join a growing team.

JOB PURPOSE

To site manage commercial delivery of contracts from commencement through to the successful completion.

KEY RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Building and Maintaining strong working relationships with Sub-Contractors, Suppliers and Consultants
  • Create and sustain strong internal and external relationships
  • Identify risk/opportunity and report this to your Senior Commercial Manager
  • Adhere to procedures and manage in accordance with Company Policy
  • Assist with the development of Assistant Commercial Managers and Trainee Commercial managers.
  • Suggest methods of achieving the best financial results for a project and agree with your senior surveyor or Managing Surveyor as applicable
  • Prepare and agree Valuation Schedule in accordance with the Main Contract & Construction Act 2011
  • Transfer Tender Analysis / Contract Sum Breakdown into our Application Document
  • Prepare Cash-flow Forecast
  • Prepare Procurement Schedule in accordance with the Construction Programme. Update accordingly in accordance with business procedure
  • Draft Baseline Cost Value Reconciliation for agreement with your Senior Commercial Manager & Construction Director
  • Produce Cost Value Reconciliation for agreement with your Senior Commercial Manager or Managing Surveyor (as applicable) on a monthly basis
  • Review Sub-Contract tenders and issue Sub-Contract Analysis to Senior Commercial Manager for approval
  • Analysis Supplier tenders
  • Prepare Sub-Contract Orders
  • Prepare Supplier Orders
  • Contribute to monthly/fortnightly progress reports
  • Assist project management teams with commercial advice
  • Manage Sub-Contract/Supplier/Consultant Accounts through to Final Account
  • Prepare and issue Sub-Contract Payment Notices in accordance with the Main Contract & Construction Act 2011
  • Review, certify and sign off Sub-Contract/Supplier/Consultant payments in accordance with their contract payment dates
  • Review and instruct variation accordingly
  • Prepare and issue interim applications including advising on our estimated final account
  • Prepare Invoice Requests in accordance with Payment Certificates
  • Ensure all commercial information is filed in accordance with procedure
  • Manage and or assist with dispute resolution processes as required
  • Attend post tender interviews
  • Assist Pre contraction in tender preparation as necessary

Job Types: Full-time, Permanent

Salary: £55,000 to £65,000