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Quantity Surveyor- Hereford

  • Location: Herefordshire
  • Sector: Civil Engineering & Infrastructure
  • Position: Quantity Surveyor
  • Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + £3.4k car allowance, Pension, Healthcare
  • Job type: Permanent
  • Job reference: 1122345_1603885809
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Job description

My client has an exciting permanent opportunity for a QUANTITY SURVEYOR to join their business.

Your goal is to carry out the commercial management, administration and provide support to the Service Areas ensuring that the financial targets of the project(s) are achieved.

To build meaningful relationships with our Clients and suppliers in conjunction with the Service Area teams.

As a QUANTITY SURVEYOR, you will have the following accountabilities:

  • Strive to optimise the profitability of the Company
  • Participate in the management of Service Area budgets in conjunction with the Construction Managers, understanding fluctuations in margins against budgets, and agreeing changes and solutions with the Service Area teams and Senior QS prior to implementation
  • Ensure that the Company achieves the optimum cash flow position by preparing and submitting applications for payment in accordance with the contract terms and conditions
  • Ensure the timely valuing of variations and the preparation of final accounts
  • Ensure the accuracy of Service Area financial reporting for inclusion within the company's forecasts
  • Participate in the Service Area planning and development
  • Produce Service Area specific information and attend team and Client monthly meetings
  • Complete the setting up of a new project / obtaining of appropriate approval, and developing financial targets, and managing the pre-contract expenditure within the Service Area budgets
  • Develop a good knowledge in quantity surveying skills and practice
  • Develop experience and proficiency in constructions methods, processes and the review and commercial / cost implications of all technical and design information
  • Foster good communication with project colleagues and promote profitability and cash management

What we're looking for:

  • Must be a team player but also able to work on own initiative
  • Experience of highways maintenance
  • Must have a working knowledge of main forms of Contract including NEC & JCT
  • Working understanding of procurement practices and forms of main and sub-contract
  • Customer / account management including proven communication skills
  • Track record in a commercial environment
  • Good understanding of Cost / Value process and reporting The following experience/qualifications are [ Link Removed ] HNC/HND/Degree in Quantity Surveying
  • MRICS &/or MCIOB (or working towards)

What you get:

Competitive salary

Generous benefits package

Car allowance

Opportunity to work within a strong, dynamic and innovative organisation business.

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