Quantity Surveyor x2 - Senior

  • Job Reference: 19061336269027880839
  • Date Posted: 12 August 2019
  • Recruiter: Magenta Recruitment Ltd
  • Location: London
  • Salary: £50,000 to £80,000
  • Sector: Building Services
  • Job Type: Permanent
  • Work Hours: Full Time
  • Contact: Jon Oldknow
  • Email: jon.oldknow@magrec.co.uk
  • Telephone: 02085473399

Job Description

Our client is an international, multi-disciplined projects company and they are currently seeking two Senior Quantity Surveyors, one for their rail project in London and another for a large mechanical commercial project also in London. Reporting to the Commercial Manager you will be based in the UK. 
 
Responsibilities:
• Preparing early stage budgets and detailed cost plans
• Performing risk and value management and cost control
• Advising on procurement strategy
• Preparing tender and contracts documents, including bills of quantities
• Identifying, analysing and developing responses to commercial risks
• Preparing and analysing costings for tenders
• Establishing and operating cost and financial control systems
• Certifying progress claims and payments to contractors against work completed 
• Negotiating to ensure budgets are not exceeded
• Measurement from drawings of the Mechanical and Electrical components
• Providing advice on contractual claims
• Maintain contemporaneous accurate records
• Valuing completed work and compiling application for payment
• Monthly cost and value reports
• Project cost and programme forecasts
 
Candidate Profile: 
• Significant years experience in a contracting environment 
• Degree in Quantity Surveying or equivalent
• To be proficient in MS Office applications- Excel, MS project, Powerpoint
• Experience in NEC forms of contract is a must