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Date Added: Fri 11/02/2022

Quantity Surveyor - Sub-Contractor

Preston, PR1, UK
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Company: BUILDING CAREERS UK

Job Type: Permanent, FullTime

Salary: £45000 - £50000/annum package

Our client is seeking to recruit an experienced Quantity Surveyor to manage the commercial aspects of our projects. We are a specialise subcontractor focused on delivering vibro stone columns, driven piling, CFA piling, restricted access piling and pile & ground beam package systems. We are looking for an individual with significant experience working for subcontractor organisations (ideally in the piling industry) with an expert knowledge of JCT contracts and collateral warranties.

Reporting directly to the Managing Director, the role will involve:

Working closely with the Associate Operations Director to ensure the successful commercial management and outcome of each scheme from tender to final account stage
Mentoring junior members of the business
Negotiating and agreeing wording of sub-contracts and warranties with Clients
Producing contractual communications as required
Producing interim applications for payment
Preparation and valuing of variations
Agreement of final accounts
Management of sub-contractors
Producing cash flow forecasts
Producing internal financial reports
Producing commercial report for monthly board meeting
Agreement of outstanding historical final accounts

The following are essential:

Positive attitude and mindset
Excellent time management, organisational, negotiation and communication skills
Knowledge of Microsoft Office software packages
Degree qualification (or equivalent) in Quantity Surveying
Extensive experience in the civil engineering industry in a commercial role
Strong contractual knowledge of JCT form of subcontract

We offer a competitive salary, profit related bonus scheme and a full range of benefits, including a company car or car allowance, contributory pension scheme and 25 days holiday allowance, plus bank holidays
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