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Quantity Surveyor

Quantity Surveyor

in Office Permanent
  • Colchester
  • V/10243
  • Negotiable
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Job Description

Time Appointments are proud to be working on behalf of a well-established Construction Company based in Essex.

 

They are currently looking for a Quantity Surveyor who has minimum 5 years relevant main contractor experience. You will be dynamic and enthusiastic and wanting to provide an exceptional service.

 

Key Responsibilities:

  • Reporting into and keeping the Managing Surveyor informed of commercial issues.
  • Procuring subcontractors to meet the programme and budget requirements, using organisational skills and experience to maximise opportunities.
  • Preparing accurate cashflow and cost value reconciliation reports, including analysis of project risks and opportunities.
  • Producing reliable site and on-screen and measures across the full range of packages.
  • Analysing subcontractor accounts, assessing applications and preparing payment certificates.
  • Reviewing contract documents and amendments to present to senior management.
  • Managing contractual obligations and providing advice during the project.
  • Maintaining and building on relationships with clients and consultants.
  • Produce monthly valuations, manage change control and agree final accounts.
  • Ensure that company policies and procedures are followed.
  • Provide feedback on subcontractor and commercial performance to senior management and the estimating department.

 

Key Skills & Knowledge:

  • 5 years’ post qualification experience.
  • Communicates concisely, courteously and accurately, both verbally and in writing.
  • Dynamic, enthusiastic and customer-focused.
  • Is approachable and responsive.
  • Strong commercial acumen and negotiation skills.
  • Willingness and flexibility to learn new skills and working practices, as required.
  • Keen to develop their career in construction.
  • An eye for detail and understanding the expected standards to be delivered.
  • A good understanding of modern construction techniques.
  • Competent in IT skills and software packages that are relevant to the role – includes Microsoft Office 365 and construction accounts management software.

 

(V/10243)

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Time Appointments situated at 6-8 Museum Street, Ipswich, is recognised as a market leading recruitment consultancy in the East of England. Providing quality recruitment solutions to; Suffolk, Essex, Norfolk, Cambridgeshire, and London.

Successfully placing outstanding candidates into permanent Insurance, Sales, Office, Finance, Shipping & Logistics, Legal and IT roles since 2006. Time also offers Temporary and Contract opportunities.

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Time Appointments
2nd Floor
6-8 Museum Street
Ipswich, Suffolk
IP1 1HT

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