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Quantity Surveyor – Brickwork

  • £65,000 - £75,000
  • Specialist Sub Contract

Quantity Surveyor – Brickwork

About the Company:

Our client is an award winning Brickwork Contractor based in St Albans, with 17 years’ experience in which they’ve gained an outstanding industry reputation. This company has built relationships with a wide network of clients including the UK’s biggest Main Contractors and House Builders and specialise in packages ranging anything from £1m to £10m. This Contractor have a very professional approach with a strong vision to become a market leader with their specialist field.  They already have a full order books for the next 2 years and are in advanced discussion with clients on some up and coming construction schemes.

 

About the Role:

Our client is currently looking to recruit an experienced Quantity Surveyor with 5 years + experience to join their fast paced commercial team. You’ll be initially working underneath the Commercial Manager and after bedding in to the business you’ll be accountable for your own projects. My Client is open to candidates from other sectors as full support and training will be provided. This is a fantastic long term opportunity for someone looking enhance their career with in a specialist sector of industry.

You duties will include:

 

  • Attend site at regular intervals to value works completed.
  • Take receipt of instructions, CVI’s and Daywork sheets from Foreman.
  • Request CVI’s and Daywork sheets for any outstanding items.
  • Price Variations to the BQ, revised drawings and specifications.
  • Price Variations from Qualifications, changes to provision of Attendances, expenditure of Provisional Sums.
  • Price site instructions, CVI’s and Daywork sheets.
  • Sub-Contractor Payments
  • Provide detailed rate build ups where necessary.
  • Value delays to the programme.
  • Value any supplier contra charges.
  • Re-measure the works if applicable.
  • Submit Valuations in Excel format and e-mail to main contractor in line with schedule of valuation dates.
  • Periodically line up costs to check interim profitability.
  • Agree valuations with the main contractor.
  • Chase payment with accounts depts. to ensure received in line with agreed payment terms.
  • Produce figures for monthly cost value reconciliation on each project.
  • Submit final account on completion of project.
  • Attend final account meetings as necessary and agree account; produce final CVR
  • Chase retentions when due.

 

This is an excellent opportunity for those with the desire to achieve results by hard work and who wish to participate in the future of a progressive organisation.

 

About the benefits / rewards:

 

Our client support, develop and understand their employees. They offer employee stability through permanent long-term employment and stable working environment. You will be well rewarded for your hard work with a remuneration package that will correspond to the individuals experience and skills.  This position offers an excellent basic salary of between £65,000 – £85,000 dependant on experience.

 

Requirements:

Candidates will ideally have industry experience and should be able to demonstrate successful commercial project delivery with the ability to work without support or supervision and a mature attitude to work. You will need to have experience of working for a subcontractor, ideally from within external/brickwork background.

 

Please contact: lewis @ cityscapeltd.com