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Quantity Surveyor

Quantity Surveyor

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Build Recruitment

Role: Quantity Surveyor – Refurbishment

Salary: £60k + Package

Location:  Brighton / Kent

The Role:

My client, who are a leading social housing contractor are seeking a Quantity Surveyor to join the established but ever-growing team. The main purpose of this role will be to assist the Senior Quantity Surveyor and Commercial Manager manage the day-to-day commercial control, reporting and management of multiple projects from award up to final account, ensuring the Commercial Manager / Head of Commercial are appraised of all progress.

The works being delivered range from removal and replacement of combustible cladding and EWI to residential apartment blocks, external refurbishment to a prestigious museum in central London, and a roof replacement project to a school and a pipeline of housing refurbishment projects to MOD properties in the South of England.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Effective commercial control of all allocated projects
  • Conduct site visits and carrying out surveying duties
  • Updating the Commercial Manager with the progress of all accounts, both client and sub-contract, through to finalisation.
  • Having effective commercial control of all allocated projects, including the provision of timely and accurate documentation in accordance with the reporting timetable,
  • More specifically, cost value reconciliations, forecasts, continuous improvement documents, cash flow forecast and the commercial register.
  • Working closely with the Procurement Team, you will ensure that the procurement of subcontractors and suppliers is undertaken in a appropriate and cost effective manner and manage the production of the final accounts, including re-measurement as necessary to ensure the best result, evaluation and agreement of all variations, extensions of time, loss and expense claims.

Qualifications, Experience and Skills:

  • Knowledge and protection of contractual status
  • Commercial skills to increase value recovery, ensure cost control and cash management
  • Knowledge and understanding of measurement and valuation.
  • Knowledge and understanding of budgets and forecast management.
  • Preparation and understanding of CVR’s and supplementary financial reports and final accounts.
  • Knowledge and understanding of subcontract orders and buying.
  • Management and development of direct reports

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Job Overview
Offered Salary
£60000 - £65000 / per year
Job Location
Brighton, East Sussex
Job Type
Job ID
Jack Burgess
Phone: 07415259073