Senior Quantity Surveyor

£55000.00 - £65000.00 per annum
17 Oct 2016
14 Nov 2016
Jennifer Wolstenholme
Job Type

Senior/ Managing Quantity Surveyor

Your new company
A leading contractor with a national presence are looking for a Senior/ Managing Quantity Surveyor to join their commercial team within the North West Region of this business, working on new build leisure and education schemes up to the value of £25 million.

Your new role
Reporting into the commercial manager, you will be responsible for managing with the control of costs, maximising value, minimising future liabilities and maintaining the required standard of quality and safety on a range of contracts. You will manage the commercial resources (finance) of the assigned project (or section) to maximise planned gross margin through the placement and control of contracts and subcontracts, provide commercial expertise to contracts, to include the production and submission of valuations, claims, budget monitoring, and contract/workstream performance data. You will assess, review and mitigate commercial and contractual risks and implement policies for risk management. The role will also involve the support of authorisation and submission of project variations. To authorise the placement of contracts, subcontracts, material and plant orders. You will maximise cash flow through the control, measurement (including quality) and valuation of work, and the invoicing of customers and payment of suppliers. You will value work executed by sub-contractors and certify interim and final payments, and implement all policies including those for SHE and risk management. This role will induce responsibility for a team of Quantity Surveyors & Assistants and take on a client facing position also.

What you'll need to succeed
You have a main contractor background and are currently working at senior level, with JCT Design and Build experience across multiple contracts.

What you'll get in return
You will receive a highly competitive and negotiable salary and package

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