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Quantity Surveyor

  • Location:

    Uckfield

  • Sector:

    Building & Construction

  • Job type:

    Permanent

  • Salary:

    £40000 - £45000 per annum

  • Contact:

    Tom Francis

  • Contact email:

    tfrancis@aktonrecruitment.com

  • Job ref:

    TFR529_1636034082

  • Published:

    24 days ago

  • Expiry date:

    2021-12-04

  • Startdate:

    ASAP

Quantity Surveyor
Uckfield - Flexible/Some Remote Working
£40,000-£45,000

Job Role
To assist the Commercial Director in assessing, managing and controlling all financial and cost issues on projects from inception through to completion. To assist and provide input and advice to, Project Managers and Engineers in commercial aspects of their projects.

Key Skills, Activities and Duties
Contracting & Contract finance
Preparation of tender & contract documentation, including bills of quantity & schedules of rates where appropriate
Assessing cost of variations & attaining agreement with other parties
Interpreting contractual implications
Preparation of regular financial progress & anticipated final account reports
Analysing existing costs of work done
Performing value management & cost control on projects
Tracking progress & value of work done; including periodic valuations of work carried out to date
Assist client, internal staff and third parties with commercial queries.
Awareness of different construction contracts & their relevant applications

Risk management & sub-contracting
Assisting in feasibility studies for potential work items
Identifying, analysing & developing responses to commercial risks
Allocating work to subcontractors & suppliers & controlling risks & costs of same
Assisting with claims

General
Administration including data entry, Excel spread sheets and tracking documents.
Appropriate project filing & maintaining substantiated records for audit purposes.
Attend meetings (including at site offices) & take minutes when required.
Take reasonable care for the Health and Safety of yourself and others & understand implications of regulations.