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Quantity Surveyor

Quantity Surveyor £35,000 - London - High End Residential

Our client is a London Prime Residential Construction company covering high-end residential projects from £500k - £10M, ranging from 1,000 - 10,000 sq ft. They have a good pipeline of work and are expanding their business and therefore have a need in their commercial team for an Assistant QS. You will be working with colleagues at a similar level and supported by a Senior QS, and alongside an experienced Estimator.
You'll be taking charge of your own jobs joining a strong business with a pipeline of work, even in these troubling times, offering an opportunity to grow and progress on some unique projects.
You will:

  • Assisting with accurate build cost assessments of projects; maintain budget control throughout project; and manage cost overruns within tolerance levels.
  • Accurate costing and preparation of budgets.
  • Analysing and reporting on costs and cash flow vs budget
  • Assisting with Preparation of tenders and procurement of sub-contractors, goods and materials
  • Evaluating and agreeing variations and instructions.
  • Using a payments system for the payment of sub-contractors and the supply of goods and materials in line with Group policy and procedures.
  • Management of Sub-Contract accounts through to completion including valuations, payments, variations, forecast final accounts and contractual correspondence. Submission of interim applications for payment on time.
  • Produce monthly cost reports on time, in conjunction with Project Managers - ensure that the true position is reported at all times.
  • Attend regular meetings with Key stakeholders client to ensure account agreement is progressed.

You will have:
A degree in Quantity surveying or equivalent with at least 2 years relevant practical project experience.

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Quantity Surveyor

City of London, London
1 - 2 years of experience
£30,000 - £39,999

Published on 14 May 2020

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